Meet & greet travelers at a relaxing hostel in Sri Lanka

9 reviews9

The Exchange

We are looking for a volunteer helping with the online marketing and keeping the social media active, the volunteers have the opportunity to hang out at the beach, go surfing, do yoga on the beach or have a nice cool drink during happy hour. Furthermore, Mirissa is well known for whale watch

What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Social Media: Maintain and update social media channels.

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.

Party Promoter: Help organise and promote parties and social activities.

Administration: Help with booking systems and payments.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Parties: Get free entrance for the best parties in town.


Fluent English

Between 18 and 35 years old

Be from outside Sri Lanka

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We work as a family and help out if a member of staff is absent , your ideas and input on how things can make the hostel better is much appreciated.

Activities & Shift

Work times are flexible as long as the 25 hours a week is done


The hostel has rules on the notice board and for the staff/volunteers they should not be broken, your rules will be told by the manager on arrival.