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What you offer

32h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Administration
Help with booking systems and payments.
Bartending
Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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What you get

3

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.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Parties
Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.
Discounts on Pubs
Get discounts at nearby pubs.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Surfboards
You can use our surfboards as much as you want.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Support
Support
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Insurance
Worldpackers Insurance
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The Experience

We are looking for women/men volunteers willing to help in the hostel reception. We want someone nice and willing to help :)

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Requirements

  • Intermediate Portuguese or Fluent English
  • Over 18 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
12 weeks

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10 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Hostel

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

Venezuela

5

For being honest this is the best hostel where I've been, people are awesome (the best manager ever,) team was pretty cool, volunteers were amazing everybody in the same travelling vibe. The hostel its super nice and located in a great neighbourhood! I made some new friends and fell in love with Rio... ill come back. Thanks, Ipanema Beach Hostel.

Nov/11/2018

Argentina

4

The hostel is amazing. Its more of a hotel vibe than hostel. I met beautiful people. Im talking about the staff.

Sep/27/2018

Germany

5

Great people, great location and a lkt of fun. Best place in Rio

Dec/27/2017

Portugal

5

Job is easy, team is GREAT, and best boss ever. Feels like a home away from home, super recommend it!

Jun/07/2017

Colombia

5

Amazing staff, nice place to stay, to meet people, to learn new things. The best experience to visit and travel in Rio.

Apr/28/2017

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Hosted by Fellipe

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Response Time
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