Hostel Quito, Ecuador

4.5
(66 reviews)66

Ayúdanos con cocina y a servir en el restaurante :)

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Connect with nature
23 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Connect with international travelers
21 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Cooking
Choose the menu, pick ingredients and cook delicious dishes.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
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What you get

2

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.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Lunch
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Fast Internet Access
High-speed internet for you to work remotely
Dedicated Workspace
Specific space for you to work remotely
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Certificate
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Support
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Availability

Jul
Aug
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Dec
Stay at least
2 weeks

The Experience

Una Hostería de familia, pequeña pero con mucha naturaleza que la rodea. Estamos a 10 minutos del aeropuerto de Tababela en Quito, por lo que nos visitan viajeros de muchos lugares del mundo. Necesitamos nos ayudes con la preparación de alimentos que ofrecemos en nuestro menú, así como también opciones veganas y vegetarianas por eso necesitamos personas que sepan de cocina. La cocina es el alma de un alojamiento.

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Requirements

  • Beginner English or Beginner Spanish
  • Between 18 and 45 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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66 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Hostel

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.5

How this experience will transform you

  • 23 Get in touch with nature
  • 21 Meeting international travelers
  • 21 Meeting locals
  • 20 Learning about sustainability
  • 17 Immersing in the local culture
  • 13 Developing environmental awareness

This host contributes to Sustainable Development Goals

  • 9 7. Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 15. Life on land
  • 3 13. Climate action

Belgium

5

The hostel is in a very nice place, it has a swimming pool where you can relax and meet other travelers! The hosts are very nice people who try to make you feel like home especially Felipe! They also make you lunch and they are great chefs! It was my first volunteer experience but I really recommend this one! You can enjoy Quito (after a 30min) bus ride and the hostel is in a very calm and relaxed area !

over 1 year ago

Ecuador

5

Hostal Colibrí is a really nice place, quiet, in the nature, the place has a swimming pool, fishes swimming in a little lake. My room was clean and comfortable, they (Felipe and Tere) are generous and kind people, made me feel like old friends. Highly recommended. That was my first Worldpackers experience, this community is a powerful tool to travel.

almost 4 years ago

Brazil

1

Good things: Felipe is a really nice and kind person. The “room” for volunteers, in my opinion, is disrespectful. It's dirty, with mattress so thin that even putting 2 together you could feel the bed. The place is above the reception, where also happens events for the hotel, so, without warning we stayed up until 3am with really loud music, at least a warning would be nice. The meals included are confusing, you could have anything from the kitchen (messy one) but we were questioned about eating a bread one morning. The activities went fine and as agreed but I don't feel it was a fair trade.

about 5 years ago

Argentina

5

I totally recommend this experiences.Carlos was such a good host, he was flexible since de beginning. I took some extra day in Colombia and he was super ok with it. The job is really fun and a great opportunity to learn. The hostel is comfortable and a great place to relax. The staff is really nice and friendly, they make me feel home since the first day. I am totally thankful for such an amazing experience!

over 6 years ago

Brazil

5

Durante mi estancia quedé encantado con la experiencia de cocinar para huéspedes de todo el mundo. Fue una oportunidad única de compartir y experimentar diferentes culturas a través de la cocina. El ambiente del albergue era acogedor y familiar. Esta experiencia no solo me permitió mejorar mis habilidades culinarias, sino que también me brindó momentos inolvidables de convivencia y aprendizaje cultural.

23 days ago

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