Entertain our guests and have fun exploring Toronto!

The Exchange

The position would be 25 hours of help/week in exchange for free accommodation, which would be a 4-6 bed dorm room that you share with fellow volunteers. You will also have access to the free buffet breakfast and discounts on the food and drinks in our bar at night! The role is split between breakfast duties and hostel activities and events, so about 10-15 hours a week helping with breakfast and 10-15 hours a week helping with activities. Join us

What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Tour Guide: Organize and lead tours around the city.

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

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.

Discounts on Drinks: Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

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

Free Events: Get free entrance for the best events 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.


Fluent English

Between 19 and 30 years old

Be from outside Canada

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

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We are looking for someone enthusiastic, extroverted and friendly who will engage and make friends with our guests. As well we have a bar on-site of the hostel, so there are a number of night activities that do involve alcohol, so we are looking for someone who is comfortable in that environment.

Activities & Shift

For breakfast, you would be helping put out our buffet breakfast (bagels, toast, cereal, coffee, juice), clearing dishes, wiping down tables etc… We have a number of activities on a weekly basis including walking tours, pub crawls, games nights, karaoke night and more. Your role would be to attend a few of the events every week, and eventually lead some of the activities on your own after being trained.