Explore the Southeast of Sicily collaborating in a friendly small hostel

The Exchange

Sanvito Hostel is a brand new hostel located in the amazing town of Ragusa. Our team is made by two persons, Eugenio and Susi and will do the best to let you feel at home. Staying here will be a really cool experience because you can see the whole hostel life and discoverer the south east of Sicily and meet a lot of interesting people. It will so great if you could give us a hand in reception, cleaning and breakfast and enjoy our beautiful land.

What you offer

25 hours of help per week

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

Housekeeping: Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.

Administration: Help with booking systems and payments.

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

What you get

1 day off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Fluent English or Beginner Italian

Between 21 and 35 years old

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

What we need you to do is:

For our hostel we would need volunteers over 25 years old and not more than 40. We prefer people who already had some experience in the hostel reception, who speak a good English and also a basic italian it's appreciate, nice, vital, smart, with initiative, flexible, and who can stay at least a month. Help checking in and checking out.
We are looking for people responsible, polite, punctual and hard-workers who really want to really help us in the hostel. Help means help, not "free holidays". We just ask a few hours in a serious commitment, for the rest of the day you will have plenty free time!
The volunteers will help five days/week, five hours/day

Giving touristic information.
Cleaning the common areas and the rooms every day.
Taking care of the terraces and plants.
Organizing events at night, entertain guests
Making pictures and videos with guests in the

Activities & Shift

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and attend to guests.


Accomodation will be a bed in a shared dorm with heat/ aircon.
Breakfast included but NO lunch or dinner, you can use the kitchen to cook whenever you want, we provide, pasta, coffee, sugar, salt, oil!
You will love the nature around here:)