Help us run a big, cosy hostel in the heart of Aarhus! :)

(103 reviews)103

The experience

The volunteers will help in shifts (breakfast, housekeeping, cleaning, maintenance), including weekends, with two days off per week. Tasks include making beds, cleaning, dishwashing, running errands, serving food etc.

Volunteers are responsible for preparing lunch and dinner. The hostel does the shopping for this based on Danish ingredients and what is available in season.

What you offer

25 hours of help per week

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

Kitchen Hand: Help prepare, finish and serve meals.

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

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

What you get

2 days off per week

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.

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

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

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

Basic Internet Access: Basic speed internet for you to work remotely


Intermediate English

Over 21 years old

Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Volunteers will help in shifts (breakfast, cleaning, events, maintenance), including weekends, with two days off per week. Each shift lasts for 5 hours (excluding break).

Activities & Shift

- Breakfast shift: 7.00 - 12.00 (excluding break)
- Early Cleaning shift: 7.00 to 12.00 (excluding break)
- Cleaning shift/Maintenance: 10.00 - 15.00 (excluding break)
- Evening shift: 17.00 - 22.00 (excluding break)
- For Events a separate plan is usually issued


- Be responsible and have the work at the hostel as your first priority
- A minimum of 4-6 week stay
- At least 1 week’s notice for change in departure date
- Participate equally in all crew-tasks such as cooking lunch and dinners as well as keeping your room tidy
- Be a team player
- Be able to speak English
- Be flexible with your schedule
- Respect our House Rules