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Hostel San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico

5.0
43 reviews43

Night Shift & Reception a Few Days per Week at our Hostel


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What you offer

27h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Night Shift
Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.
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What you get

4

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.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
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.
Discounts on Parties
Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Dance classes
Take free dance classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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Support
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The Experience

Help us to take care of our guests, since some of them leave early morning. Some help is also needed on other tasks: cleaning the kitchen, organise the laundry and keep the main door closed at all times. Guests some times need help at night: they check-out early morning, need towels, toilet paper, extra blankets, etc. The main task is to help them to be more comfortable. Note: Your help will also be needed any other day for 3 hours only.

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Requirements

  • Beginner English or Beginner Spanish
  • Under 35 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Stay at least
2 weeks

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43 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Hostel

5.0

Learning & Fun

4.5

Spain

5

Puerta Vieja is the best hostel I've ever been so far! The job is easy and the staff feels like a family. Right in the center of San Cristobal. Lot of good vibes. I recommend it and I would repeat the experience without thinking twice!

Mar/16/2020

Russia

5

Ain't no words enough to describe my love for this wonderful hostel! Initially, I came to volunteer here for 2 weeks, then extended for 2 more weeks, and finally decided to extend indefinitely.

The tasks are very simple, the personnel is always eager to help and explain what to do. The conditions for volunteers are really good, the vibe of the hostel is super positive and chill (the place has tons of activities to offer for its guests), which makes it even more stimulating to help. Totally recommend!

Mar/15/2020

South Africa

5

My stay at Puerta Vieja was absolutely incredible. The weeks I spent there felt like a second home. Danny, Alex, Flaco, Jorge, the ladies and the reception staff were always kind, helpful and up for a good time. The other volunteers were awesome. I wish I could have stayed longer and was truly sad to leave. If possible I will try to volunteer here in the future.

Feb/14/2020

France

5

Great experience at Puerta Vieja, the hostel is awesome and the work not that demanding... I would definitely had stayed longer if San Cristobal wasn't that cold :))

Jan/02/2020

United Kingdom

5

Such a good hostel to Live and work at. Puerta Vieja has a great atmosphere, the work is never too demanding and you get to hang out with a great croud. It's a good spot to learn Spanish in a friendly and supportive environment. Stay for a bit or a stay for ages it's going to be a good time!

Nov/19/2019

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