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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.


Exchange and wash bed linens. Make the beds.


Help with booking systems and payments.


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

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What you get



Shared Dorm

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


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


Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!


Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Laundry

There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.


Worldpackers team will guide and advise you before, during and after your trip.

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The Experience

João Pessoa is a top destination for a beach vacation, a place full of history, marine life and local artisanal crafts and food. A perfect place for people that want to relex and meet people from diferents cultures. As a Worldpacker you will help us receiving our guests and to make their and your stay with us unforgettable!

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  • Intermediate Portuguese or Beginner English

  • Between 18 and 60 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

2 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks


Learning & Fun


My time at Boi Bumba was great. Jefferson, Caroline, Taciana and Janine were all very nice to me. I did the night shift 3 times a week and then I had plenty of time to go around João Pessoa and visit nearby beaches.

8 months ago

Jefferson replied

For us too was one great experencie ...


It was my first experience and I really loved! They give me all support and was fair about my work time. They gave the schedule to me at my first day, so I could plan all my trip in advance, without concernings. The staff was easy to work with and also helped me when I needed it! Thanks all!!!

about 1 year ago

Jefferson replied

For us too was one great experencie ...

About Pousada & Hostel Boi Bumbá

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  • Hosted by Jefferson

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About the host

My Hostel is a backpacker's dream that came true. While I was traveling I wondered how awesome would be if one day I could be the host myself and travel whithout leaving my place. The idea of receiving people from all over the world and make than feel home at my own home. After all, feeling at home is a state of mind and not a place itself.

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