Beds preparing, reception and help with guests :)

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The experience

How should you be to work with us? - people person - creative and with a "do it yourself" attitude - proactive - flexible - tidy and clean You will share the work with another volunteer, it will be possible to organize your shifts as it is better for both of you. You will be part of our staff and you will deal with guests, help us with new projects and enjoy beautiful Bologna!

What you offer

32 hours of help per week

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

Kitchen Hand: Help prepare, finish and serve meals.

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

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

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.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

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.


Intermediate English or Beginner Italian

Between 20 and 40 years old

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

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

serving breakfast 7:30-8am, not every day
changing beds: on average 5 to 10 beds a day
helping guests with basic info about the city
Cleaning (we estimate even in busiest time, by 12:00 you should have finished with morning tasks)
We are happy to have lunch and cook together, but you are free to plan your time as you like.
We would appreciate if you will spend some time after the reception closes, but that is something totally flexibe.
Help with arrivals in the late afternoon/evening
Promote guests positive feedbacks!

Activities & Shift

It depends on projects and other volunteer


It is important that guests make parties only in the party room and not in the kitchen area. We want to prevent any issues with our guests.
Smoking is possible just on the street.
Check that guests are behaving well in general