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Hostel Sofia, Bulgaria

8 reviews8


Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Immerse yourself in the local culture
3 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Connect with international travelers
3 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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.
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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Meeting guests, preparing beds

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  • Intermediate English
  • Over 18 years old
  • Be from outside Bulgaria
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks

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8 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

3 Immersing in the local culture

3 Meeting international travelers

2 Developing social awareness

1 Creating true social impact



The hostel is bad located, in a zone not far from the city centre, but not in a good location. The timetables were right. They don't help you at all, it is like a real job. I felt uncomfortable, and they didn't do anything, nor a simple help/solution/alternative, or just talking. Nothing. The organization needs to be improved, as well as English.

about 1 month ago

Alex replied

You are a mean person. You left without warning and did not return, set up other volunteers. Then he asked me to give you 5 stars and you sent me a text for a review.



I had a great time in Sofia.
Nice atmosphere in the hostel, you will find 80% of guest are from Bulgaria so you’ll learn more about this culture.

Not so many things to do, so I had enough time to explore the country and to visit different places in Sofia.

Nice experience, i hope I’ll come back one day 🤝🏼

3 months ago



Good experience

3 months ago



my experience in 10 coins was very good, the hostel is very quiet and has everything you need, also the staff is very friendly and understanding, the work is very easy and you have enough time to visit sofia, totally recommended🤗

5 months ago



The staff are super friendly George will play all sorts of card games with you and is alot of fun, Bart also super friendly father figure and Is understanding when mistakes happen because your new to the hostel and dosnt make you feel bad about it. I really enjoyed my stay here and appreicate the opportunity.

about 1 year ago

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About the host

Hosted by Юлия

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 20% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in 5 days

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