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What you offer

26h
Hours per week

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

Party Promoter

Help to promote parties and social activities.

Cleaning

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

Administration

Help with booking systems and payments.

Reception

Help with check-ins, check-outs and attend to guests.

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What you get

4
Days off per week

Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.

Shared Dorm

Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Team Dorm

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

Breakfast

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

Dinner

Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Cook your own meal

Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Tours

Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Free Laundry

There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Tours

Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Parties

Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.

Free Events

Be part of something! Get free events.

Free Pub Crawls

Be ready to have fun! Get free pub crawl passes.

Support
Support

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

Verified hosts
Verified Hosts

Every host in the community is checked and approved by our team.

Insurance
Worldpackers Insurance

Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.

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The Experience

We are a very small and intensely social hostel in San Francisco. We sometimes have guests who volunteer to help out at the hostel an exchange for a free bed. These guests usually are traveling on their own for an extended period of time and eagerly volunteer to help us and other travelers on their own accord. They have a positive effect on the atmosphere and happily lend a hand around the hostel.

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Requirements

  • Fluent English

  • Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Stay at least
5 weeks
Stay up to
4 months

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About Pacific Tradewinds Hostel

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  • Hosted by Shelby

  • New
    Recently Online
  • Response Rate: 20%
  • Response Time: 1 day

About the host

We are a quirky, spontaneous, friendly, super social group of travelers that have fallen in love with San Francisco and have decided to stay awhile. And we happen to call the smallest and friendliest hostel in town, home. We love meeting travelers from all over the world and swapping stories, meals, laughs and hugs. From time to time we happen to meet travelers that would be a great fit in our community. A handful of us live communally and ...

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