Waterfalls, Hiking, Natural Pools & WINE @ Golan Garden Hostel, Israel.

The Exchange

The Golan Garden Hostel is an outdoor-oriented, cosy and clean home-style hostel in Katzrin, the heart of The Golan Heights. Colorful, spacious and clean common areas, dormitories and privates provide for a good base while exploring the area. We’re centrally located in Katzrin, next to the Yehudiya Nature Reserve, one of the most beautiful nature reserves of the North. Magnificent world-class hiking trails start right from the hostel.


32 hours of help per week

Gardening: Help to grow and cultivate plants.

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and attend to guests.

Housekeeping: Exchange and wash bed linens. Make the beds.

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

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.


Intermediate English

Over 21 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We are looking for someone to help with the upkeep chores, outdoor activities and general development of our hostel. All these tasks require an outgoing, responsible person who’s pro-active, social and independent. We’re very flexible with working days and hours and we will do everything to make it possible for you to explore the area as much as you want.
By confirming the trip with us, you are agreeing to our Program, Activities & Rules.

Activities & Shift

- Daily upkeep of the hostel - basic cleaning, tiding up, and changing sheets mostly.
- Checking in guests and giving an explanation of the area and activities around.
- Setting a cosy/friendly vibe for the hostel.
- Random projects include: gardening, ideas to pimp up the rooms/hostel in general, upcycle trash into hostel decoration, build stuff, etc.


Please note that this is a rather quiet environment. If you are thinking of coming here to volunteer keep in mind that the vibe here is very relaxed as opposed to any other big city.