Hostel Medellín, Colombia

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Sé la recepcionista de nuestro hostal en Medellín =)

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Practice English
9 travelers recommend this host to practice English
Connect with international travelers
7 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Night Shift
Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
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.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
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Stay at least
4 weeks

The Experience

Somos un hostal en Medellín ubicado en el Barrio El Poblado, a 5 minutos de la Zona Rosa. Ambiente amigable y respetuoso. Buscamos voluntarios comprometidos, preferiblemente de habla inglesa. Tus tareas serán encargarte del check-in y check-out, ayudar con la limpieza los domingos y atención al cliente. Tendrás alojamiento, desayuno y lavandería gratuitos. Si estás interesado, envíanos un mensaje para obtener información más detallada.

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  • Fluent Spanish and Beginner English
  • Between 18 and 80 years old
  • Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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13 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

  • 9 Practicing English
  • 7 Meeting international travelers
  • 5 Practicing Spanish
  • 2 Immersing in the local culture
  • 1 Developing social awareness
  • 1 Creating true social impact



Had the best experience in the hostel! Happy to call this my home in Medellin :) I was helping in reception and with the guide of Sanja I picked up all the tasks pretty quickly. The other volounteers and guests were amazing and can't thank enough everyone for the remarkable experience 🙏 I def recommend the hostel for your volunteering experience in Medellin. Probably the best volounteer so far 🔥 Thanks Sanja and everyone from the team 🙌

3 months ago



Amazing experience! The team was really nice and helpful, I really felt appreciated there. I had a lot of free time, because Sanja, the manager was incredibly flexible with my schedule. I managed to get 3 days off on one of my week and during my 4 weeks I only had to do 2 night shifts. The tasks were always clear. The work was reception and was easy to learn. The hostel has a family vibe so it is very social and easy to meet people. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone. :) Thank you!

5 months ago



I really enjoyed my experience, everybody was so nice and the location is perfect!

6 months ago



I had a great time at the hostel. I did manly nightshifts which means to open the door, do late Check-Ins, be responsible for the security and do some general cleaning. Spyros is a good boss, he respects the shifts and your free time. He gives clear orders and has clear rules, which makes the work easier. Most of the guests are from Western countries so English is more important then Spanish, but it is good to have a basic understanding of it. Muchas Gracias Spyros

9 months ago

United Kingdom


I had a great experience at the hostel it's in a quiet part of poblado so it's a nice place to relax meet other travellers Spyros was very accommodating and helped me feel right at home the whole two months I stayed would highly recommend

9 months ago

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