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Hostel Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

4 reviews4

Looking for an experienced & responsible hostel administrator

Connect with international travelers
2 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Practice English
2 travelers recommend this host to practice English
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with booking systems and payments.
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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.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Paid position as hostel administrator. If you have experience working in hostels, customer service, managing people, we would like to hear from you. For this position we ask for a minimum of 5 months and if you want to stay longer that´s fine too :) Sounds like something you might be interested in undertaking, let us know.

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  • Fluent English and Fluent Spanish
  • Over 25 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
30 days

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4 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

2 Meeting international travelers

2 Practicing English

2 Meeting locals

1 Practicing Spanish

1 Immersing in the local culture

1 Get in touch with nature

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My time at the hostel was truly a unique experience. I ended up in Reception, but the work was as expected for the position, and the shifts were easy. Overall, I felt that my comfort and concerns were heard, and the manager was amazing when it came to working the schedule to fit multiple requests each week. In full transparency, the volunteer dorm is a tight squeeze for 6 people, but the management team has made great effort in providing storage space and sufficient fans within the dorm. The breakfast, laundry, tours, and discounts are all as advertised, and were definitely added bonuses :)

7 months ago



In the hostel I had the position as Tour Guide. It was the best volunteering job I've ever done. I had to go out with the guests arround the hostel and discover beautiful places. Milena who's in charge of the volunteers is really open to suggestions to improve everything at the beggining we had some missunderstanding but after talking everything was perfect. We had our own volunteers room, breakfast included, made me feel like a home. I really reccomend the hostel it's the best hostel in PVR. Thanks Milena for hosting me there ❤️

about 1 year ago



El hostel tiene una vibra muy cool! Hace que vivas el hostel de otra forma, el ambiente en el hostal es lo mejor y las tareas no son difíciles y los horarios son flexibles! Gracias a Erick y todos los voluntarios por esta experiencia :)

6 months ago



Mi experiencia en el hostel cumplió con todas mis expectativas! El equipo estuvo todo el tiempo a disposición y fueron súper flexibles ante necesidades! Excelente lugar para ser mi primera experiencia!! Volveré en un futuro!

over 1 year ago

Chanclas replied

Gonzalo fue una muy buena sorpresa: siempre dispuesto a ayudar a cualquier hora y siempre con una sonrisa. Cumplió con todos sus deberes con responsabilidad y ligereza. Chanclas Hostel está de puertas para recibirlo otra vez :)

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Hosted by Chanclas

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