Guest House Atacames, Ecuador

3 reviews3

Explore south america, while you help decorate my hostel

Immerse yourself in the local culture
2 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Expand your social consciousness
2 travelers felt they expanded their social consciousness working with this host
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.
Painting & Decorating
Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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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.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
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.
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.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
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.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
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
8 days
Stay up to
11 weeks

The Experience

Greetings volunteers. I hope to have requests from people who want to help in the final declaration of my hostel. The atmosphere is super nice because of the pure sea air.

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  • Beginner English or Beginner Spanish
  • Between 24 and 45 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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How this experience will transform you

  • 2 Immersing in the local culture
  • 2 Developing social awareness
  • 1 Get in touch with nature
  • 1 Meeting locals

This host contributes to Sustainable Development Goals

  • 1 7. Affordable and clean energy



I had a great time in Atacames!. The environment is very nice and friendly. the guest house is a very willing man. Is going to help you with everything you need. We went on excursions, walks on the beach and eat at local restaurants. Dont forget to try bolones at the local restaurants. The city maybe is not very safe but with the guest house you feel safe and nothing to afraid of. You feel totally safe. I am very happy for this experience. I saw a new place and the local tradition. I liked this tropical experience..

7 months ago

ANGEL replied

Irida to date has been one of my best volunteers and despite coming from Greece, one of the most beautiful places on the globe, she never ceases to marvel at the landscapes of Ecuador and its gastronomy.
On the other hand, in the hostel he was always up to the task in helping to make everything clean and in the food for my fish.
I recommend her to any Hostes, an excellent person and a beautiful character.



Fue una buena experiencia, me gusto mucho conocer Atacames, Esmeraldas. El host es un buen guía me llevo a conocer el cañon suicida, les recomiendo llevar gorra y mucho protector solar jsjsj El host cumplio con lo prometido las tres comidas. Me gustaria volver en mis proximas vacaciones de la universidad!

11 months ago



Es mi 1era experiencia como voluntaria y no me agradó, esperaba conectarme con lo que se busca, but fue imposible. Mis labores fueron sencillos, literalmente solo hacía las comidas para el host y para mí, por lo que no aprendí nada. Además me tuve que retirar a mi ciudad 10 días antes de lo acordado, ya q el host tuvo un "viaje inesperado". la casa es cool, pero me sentí incómoda porq no tenía privacidad, hasta me pidió que no salga sola si no es con él. (yo me escapé jij) en el cuarto hay un sensor de humo, pero es una cámara. Recomiendo que aclaren sus labores, tiempo y días libres.

almost 2 years ago

ANGEL replied

Damy,fue una excelente huesped,lástima los dias que estuvo no llegaron huéspedes y no había que hacer mayor cosa.Por su edad parece sus padres no confían mucho en ella y llegó acompañada de su mamacita,quie
se hospedo 2 dias.Luego ,parece en algo tenían razón pues se escapó el fin de semana sin avisar. Dijo se encontró con un amigo y viajaron a un pueblo cercano, pero fue muy preocupante.Para colmo tuve viaje de negocios al exterior y no podía dejarla sola.Llame a su mami y le expliqué la situasion y estuvo de acuerdo con su regreso.El comentario de confundir un detector de humo con cámara me parece perverso y más se ve como represaria y frustración por no haber completado su tiempo en mi Hostal y quien sabe seguir con sus salidas furtivas, estando bajo mi responsabilidad con su mamacita, a quien le di mi palabra cuidarla.

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