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What you offer

Hours per day

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


Prepare meals for guests.


Serve and maintain the supplies and inventory of beverages.

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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.

Team Dorm

You're part of a team! Get to know them in your dormitory.


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


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

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The Experience

Our program is a great way to combine work and travel, with the opportunity to meet fellow travelers, discover the white city Arequipa and learn more! In exchange for 30 hours per week of work in a bartending, hostel promotion, and administrative work-you'll receive free accommodation as long as you're with us. Placements in the different areas of work are determined based on availability

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  • Fluent English or Fluent German

  • Between 20 and 30 years old

  • Be from outside Peru

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
3 months

Talk to those who have lived the experience

2 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks


Learning & Fun


Bothy is a great place to stay if you want to relax and enjoy your stay at Arequipa

8 months ago


Me gusto mucho la experiencia de apoyar en el Hostal Bothy, su gente muy agradable y con gusto regresaría.

8 months ago

About Bothy Hostel Arequipa

  • Hosted by Raoul

  • New
    Recently Online
  • Response Rate: 80%
  • Response Time: Less than a day

About the host

Bothy hostel is always with gr8 party atmosphere, We have common areas where people can meet friends and hangout! All our stay speaks very well English and few of the German!We have a nice bar when peope can meet locals and western people!

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