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What you offer

Hours per week

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


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


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

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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.

Team Dorm

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


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


Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Drinks

Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.


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

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The Experience

Mej hostel-hotel and living room restaurant. Following positions now available for summer season 2017 Mej hostel-hotel Housekeeping department-assisting with maintaining the standard upkeep of these rooms. Reception- check in guests computer duties customer service based in living room restaurant. Walking guides-for our walk in rome events informative funny and passionate guides required

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  • Fluent English or Intermediate Italian

  • Between 18 and 30 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
5 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

7 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks


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Novatada y grandiosa primer experiencia en WP
Del lugar, es genial junto a Termini. Las instalaciones deben mejorar, no lo digo por los voluntarios sino para los huéspedes ya que eso ayuda a atraer y conservarlos.
Del trabajo, mucho trabajo, la verdad haciendo horas de más, sencillo si, pero cansado el turno nocturno. No me agrado que el jefe decide si respiras o no en el momento, pero en fin uno fue a trabajar y se pone la camiseta.
Los compañeros, lo mejor sin duda, el ambiente fue lo mejor como una segunda familia con quienes salí a conocer la ciudad y ayudarnos dentro del trabajo.

16 days ago


Mario Spanish is great! One of the most kind and friendly people I met. He made sure all volunteers were comfortable and satisfied.
The hostel is in a great location! You can go walking everywhere! The coliseum is only 15 minutes walk. Amazing!
The volunteers are amazing! So friendly... maybe the best part.
Mario Italian can be a bit challenging... he could definitely learn a lot from Mario Spanish.

3 months ago


M&j was my first experience doing worldpackers and for sure it will not be my last. I have worked 7 weeks at the reception and had the opportunity to meet and work with wonderful people that will make part of my life forever. My host (Spanish Mario) is a charismatic person who had enough ability to manage all volunteers. Basically, the volunteers work in the reception, restaurant and in the kitchen washing dishes. Unfortunately, the hostel has a precarious infrastructure where the wifi barely works, the showers have little water and the rooms has bed bugs. The experience is worth it.

5 months ago


La experiencia en el M&J Hostel fue genial. He de agradecer a todos los demás voluntarios el buen tiempo que me hicieron pasar allí. Disfrutamos cada día de la experiencia, conocimos mucha gente y mantuvimos una relación muy buena durante toda la estancia. En cuanto al trabajo, solía ser bastante disciplinado, trabajar 6h al día con dos días de descanso a la semana. Me gustaría agradecer también en este comentario al mánager, Mario Español, que fue el responsable de haber hecho esta experiencia fantástica. Una persona muy atenta y amigable. Referencia para nosotros, y un ejemplo para Mario ITA

6 months ago


Mario is an amazing host plus most of the staff and all the volunteers made my time there very enjoyable.
I was in reception taking care of check ins and chic outs and usually worked 30 hours a week. Breakfast and lunch is included but no kitchen to cook so budget for your extra meal.
The hostel location is great, close to everything and easy to get to from the airport.
Grazie Mille, M&J hostel.

7 months ago
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