Help us build a Safari Tent!

The Exchange

We are a new idyllic hostel in Sabaneta, Medellin. We are looking for a volunteer to join us and experience the Colombian hospitality and help us in building a Safari Tent.


25 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

Gardening: Help to grow and cultivate plants.

What you get

2 days off per week

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

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

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Bikes at your disposal: Hop on my bike, baby! Free to use bicycles.


Beginner English or Beginner Spanish

Over 19 years old

Be from outside Colombia

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Casa Arapaima is an idyllic 16 bed hostel tucked in a jungle oasis only 3 minutes walk away from shopping, bars and restaurants. The Medellin Metro-Rail service is only an 8 minute walk away and metro bus service is available at the top of our driveway. Our gorgeously appointed rooms all have opening windows, high speed WiFi and come with a delicious breakfast. At Casa Arapaima you will enjoy peace and great sleep and, yes, wildlife! While still having the big city only minutes away.