Hostel Quito, Ecuador

(65 reviews)65

Limpieza, cocina, recepción, decoración, mascotas, arte, jardin,

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This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with nature
23 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Connect with international travelers
21 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Building & Repairing
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.
Painting & Decorating
Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.
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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Fast Internet Access
High-speed internet for you to work remotely
Dedicated Workspace
Specific space for you to work remotely
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
5 weeks

The Experience

Al ser una pequeña hostal, necesitamos tu ayuda en muchas áreas. Con creatividad y entusiasmo estamos seguros te adaptarás a todas las actividades por hacer. Arreglo de habitaciones. Limpieza en general. Jardinería y espacios verdes. Servicio de recepción y atención de huéspedes. Turnos nocturnos. Cuidado de mascotas. Arte y decoración. Fotografía y redes sociales. Animación de eventos. No necesitamos seas experto, solo ganas y buena vibra

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  • Intermediate English or Fluent Spanish
  • Over 18 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or partners)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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65 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




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How this experience will transform you

  • 23 Get in touch with nature
  • 21 Meeting international travelers
  • 21 Meeting locals
  • 20 Learning about sustainability
  • 17 Immersing in the local culture
  • 13 Developing environmental awareness

This host contributes to Sustainable Development Goals

  • 9 7. Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 15. Life on land
  • 3 13. Climate action



The hostel is in a very nice place, it has a swimming pool where you can relax and meet other travelers! The hosts are very nice people who try to make you feel like home especially Felipe! They also make you lunch and they are great chefs! It was my first volunteer experience but I really recommend this one! You can enjoy Quito (after a 30min) bus ride and the hostel is in a very calm and relaxed area !

over 1 year ago



Hostal Colibrí is a really nice place, quiet, in the nature, the place has a swimming pool, fishes swimming in a little lake. My room was clean and comfortable, they (Felipe and Tere) are generous and kind people, made me feel like old friends. Highly recommended. That was my first Worldpackers experience, this community is a powerful tool to travel.

almost 4 years ago



Good things: Felipe is a really nice and kind person. The “room” for volunteers, in my opinion, is disrespectful. It's dirty, with mattress so thin that even putting 2 together you could feel the bed. The place is above the reception, where also happens events for the hotel, so, without warning we stayed up until 3am with really loud music, at least a warning would be nice. The meals included are confusing, you could have anything from the kitchen (messy one) but we were questioned about eating a bread one morning. The activities went fine and as agreed but I don't feel it was a fair trade.

about 5 years ago



I totally recommend this experiences.Carlos was such a good host, he was flexible since de beginning. I took some extra day in Colombia and he was super ok with it. The job is really fun and a great opportunity to learn. The hostel is comfortable and a great place to relax. The staff is really nice and friendly, they make me feel home since the first day. I am totally thankful for such an amazing experience!

over 6 years ago



La pasé muy bien todos en el hostal eran respetuosos y buena onda 😊 ❤️

about 2 months ago

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