Looking for a place in Santiago to live and work? become a receptionist!

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The Exchange

Estamos buscando a personas que tengan planeado quedarse en Santiago,estén interesados en realizar actividades de recepción y lavandería, a cambio de hospedaje,desayuno. Es necesario tener conocimientos de Español e Ingles. We are looking for people that are going to stay on Santiago for an extended period of time and want a place to work in exchange of breakfast a bed and laundry . Spanish and English needed.


24 hours of help per week

Housekeeping: Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.

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

What you get

4 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.

Discounts on Parties: Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.

Discounts on Tours: Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

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

Pub Crawls: Be a part of our pub crawls at local bars!

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish

Over 20 years old

Be from outside Chile

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

El trabajo en recepción consiste en turnos de 6 horas 4 veces a la semana ,con tres días libres y horarios rotatorios.
The work as a receptionist in our hostel consist of 4 shifts of 6 hours each one and 3 days off a week.

Activities & Shift

Las actividades a realizar incluyen el check-in y check-out the los huéspedes,dar información respecto a la ciudad y el hostal,entregar nuestro servicio de lavandería,socializar y ayudar a los huéspedes en general!, en lavandería el trabajo consiste en lavado,secado (con nuestras maquinas) y organización de las prendas.
Reception duties,including check-in and check out of the guests,giving information regarding the city and the hostel,delivery of laundry,socializing with the guests and helping then in general!, laundry work consist en washing,drying (with our machines)and folding of clothes.


Somos muy abiertos de mente y relajados pero solicitamos a nuestros voluntarios siempre intentar hacer la experiencia de nuestros huéspedes la mejor posible, por lo tanto una de nuestras reglas es la de no beber o fumar durante los turnos y siempre ofrecer ayuda a quien lo necesite.
We are pretty open minded and relaxed but we ask of our volunteers to always try and make the experience of each guest the best as possible,as such one of the rules is not to drink or smoke while on duty and to always try and lend a hand when needed.