Explore Leeds and surroundings whilst volunteering at the Art Hostel

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Hostel Leeds, United Kingdom
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What you offer

Hours per week

Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.

Night Shift

Help with night tasks to make the place relaxing for all guests


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


Exchange and wash bed linens. Make the beds.


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

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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.

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 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

We are constantly looking to expand our volunteer family here at the Art Hostel. We are looking for individuals who are friendly, sociable and proactive to help out. Activities will depend on the shift, however it will mainly be housekeeping, cleaning and reception. It is a great opportunity to explore West Yorkshire and to submerge yourself in the art scene Leeds has to offer. If this interests you give us a shout !

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  • Intermediate English

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
2 weeks

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15 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks


Learning & Fun


It was my first time volunteering and it was really good!! The people in charge of the hostel are amazing, they were always really nice and helpful. The other volunteers I met were also really nice. They are like a big family and they made me feel at home from day 1.

The hostel has a very cool vibe, Leeds is a nice city, the shifts are very soft and they teach you everything you need to know. As you only work 3x per week, you have plenty of time to explore other cities and to do whatever you like.

Just want to say a big THANK YOU to everyone that I met during my stay in Leeds!!!

15 days ago


It was my first experience volunteering in a hostel and could not be better! ArtHostel is my new lovely home in Leeds. :)
The hostel welcomes volunteers from all over the world, its well located and the work time is soft. You can use your days off to study English, travel to nearby cities and rest. I feel very grateful for the opportunity to live this experience. Cheers! :)

about 1 month ago


What a lovely experience! :)
Art hostel has a wonderful atmosphere, full of friendly volunteers and great location, in the city center. The tasks are ok and if you have any problem, Rhian will be there to help you. Do not hesitate, just apply to go! :)

2 months ago


The hostel is almost as beautiful as the staff that it gathers inside! It's an amazing place to meet new people and everyone is always helpful and friendly. They have created a lovely llittle family of volunteers both local and from all around the world. I couldn't be happier about my experience during the last month and I'll be back for sure!

3 months ago


My time in the Art Hostel has been amazing! I would recommend this experience to anyone who is thiking about coming to the UK to work as a volunteer. Here, you will be welcome by the wonderful manager Rhian and the rest of the team. I had the chance to travel to many places while I was working in the hostel. Leeds is an amazing city to be as well!!

4 months ago
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About Art Hostel

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  • Response Rate: 90%
  • Response Time: 3 days

About the host

Art Hostel is a small hostel located in Leeds City Centre. We are a UK`s first, being a social enterprise, which is also part of East Street Arts, a registered UK charity. The hostel rooms have been designed by local and international artists and we have a temporary event space in our basement. You can now preview our rooms if you access our website: www.arthostel.org.uk Location: Leeds is a lively, friendly city, located in the West ...

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