Enjoy amazing sand dunes and beaches while you make friends! :)

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The Exchange

We need your help in different areas of the hostel with a pro-active view, organized, great sense of humor and ready to enjoy our city. We have a really friendly group of people working with us, so don't worry because we'll do everything for you to feel at home. Feel free to ask us anything you need, we are here to find a co-worker and an eternal friend.


32 hours of help per week

Bartending: Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.

Night Shift: Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.

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

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.

What you get

2 days off per week

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.

Discounts on Accommodation: Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.


Intermediate Portuguese or Intermediate English

Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Work in a hostel means learn and do everything. We going to need you on the Reception, Bar and sometimes to do the breakfast, cleaning, gardening...
Also, we would love to know if you have a special skill that can improve the stay of our guests or the hostel or yourself! For example, if you sing we can definitely arrange an event for you here! :)

Activities & Shift

In this option, we need the volunteer 35 hours a week. This time can be divided in various ways, but usually we have a weekly schedule, then you are already aware at the beginning of the week and can organize your time.


*These rules are for the 35 hours/week volunteer:
- Meals: Breakfast and one more meal that fits into your work schedule (lunch OR dinner).
- Room: Staff Dorm (3 beds)
- Comissions.