Hostel Arequipa, Peru

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Ayúdanos en la atención de huéspedes y aprovecha Arequipa!

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This host has received 7 applications recently. We recommend you apply for other positions too.
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5 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Practice Spanish
5 travelers recommend this host to practice Spanish
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What you offer


Hours per day
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Choose the menu, pick ingredients and cook delicious dishes.
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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
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
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!
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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7 days

The Experience

Ayúdanos con la atención de huéspedes con labores del hospedaje .Somos un lugar cálido, acogedor, familiar lleno de bellas experiencias entre nuestros huéspedes y equipo. Brindamos varios servicios con una atención personalizada para hacer más acogedor nuestros hogar.

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  • Beginner Spanish or Intermediate English
  • Between 18 and 40 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or partners)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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12 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

  • 5 Meeting international travelers
  • 5 Practicing Spanish
  • 4 Immersing in the local culture
  • 4 Meeting locals
  • 1 Practicing English

This host contributes to Sustainable Development Goals

  • 4 8. Decent work and economic growth

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The job on here says you'll be cooking but the job is helping with laundry service. Its easy and work hours are respected. He provides you with food but if you want to eat proper meals, send him a list of foods you want or you'll be provided with mostly grains to eat. Maximo is kind and showed me around the city and helped me with whatever I needed. It was a good experience for me to practice my spanish.

8 months ago



I had a very good time at the hostel. Maximo is an amazing person, who truly cares about you and that your experience is as good as possible. I really appreciate Max showing me around town and having me try all the local cuisine. The tasks were simple and easy hours. I did wish there would be more people to socialise with; the hostel is quiet and if you don't know people in town it's not so easy to meet fellow travelers. However, I'm very happy with my experience! Muchas gracias Max por todo!!

9 months ago



Max es un buen anfitrión, recomiendo este voluntariado!

4 months ago



El trabajo consiste básicamente en subir una escalera para tender la ropa, recoger la ropa del tendedero y doblarla como se hace en las tiendas porque mucha gente contrata el servicio de lavandería del mesón. A veces también ayudarás con el desayuno de los huéspedes, pero no siempre, y abrirás la puerta para darles la bienvenida y explicarles cómo funciona el hostel. En el hostel solo hay una empleada, se llama Francesa y es muy amable y paciente. La ubicación es buena y puedes hacer todo caminando. Estou á disposição para dúvidas no privado! En Inglish, português or espanish

23 days ago



Fiquei pouquinho tempo no hostel, apenas uma semana, mas foi uma experiência ótima. O trabalho é bem tranquilo (no geral trabalhei na lavanderia que funciona junto ao hostel) e o anfitrião, Max, está sempre disposto a ajudar. o hostel é bem localizada e dá para ir andando até a Plaza de Armas e até a maioria dos museus de Arequipa :)

8 months ago

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