Help us to keep our hostel clean and shiny :)

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The Exchange

The most important thing for a Worldpacker here is to smile and enjoy Rio de Janeiro, Copacabana, the hostel Hostel and our guests. Mr. /Ms. Clean will also help us keeping our house super nice and clean, with a Pura Vida vibe! Common areas and bedrooms need your touch to shine!


25 hours of help per week

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

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.

Discounts on Parties: Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.

Discounts on Drinks: Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.

Discounts on Tours: Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.

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.

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.

Surfboards: You can use our surfboards as much as you want.

Surf lessons: Take free surf classes at the local beaches.

Dance classes: Take free dance classes at our place.

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


Over 18 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

During one month the Worldpacker will have the chance to live real a "Carioca" life in one of the most famous areas in town: Copacabana
Experience Pura Vida Hostel "routine" and vibe!
Give your special touch to our cleaning team and lets shine!

Activities & Shift

Your most important task is to always smile, be nice and pro-active!
Every day you must post something on social media something about the Hostel or Rio and be sure to tag Pura Vida Hostel in your post.

5 hours shift, five days a week.


Breakfast included. Lunch and Dinner are not included.
The worldpacker will sleep in a shared dorm.