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What you offer

24h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Housekeeping
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Night Shift
Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.
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

4

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, 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.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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Support
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The Experience

We are looking for people who want to help with some volunteer work at our hostel in Cordoba. We need help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance. Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas. Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate Spanish or Intermediate English
  • Over 21 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
3 months

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21 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Hostel

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.5

United States

4

I had a wonderful experience at Lacandona! Lots of free time to see the city or travel to other cities during your 4 days off. Speaking Spanish is pretty important because, from my experience, most of the guest were Spanish speakers. Location is veeery nice since it's centrally located; close to bars, restaurants, pharmacies, etc. I recommend this place if you plan on going to Córdoba for some time!!!

Feb/20/2019

France

5

Anna the manager is a friendly person that always help the hosts of the hostel when they need.
The hostel is cozy and located in the center of Nueva Cordoba.
I mainly worked during the night, and after 1 or 2 night of adaptation everything was fine.
I learned a lot from this experience (learnt spanish, met very good people, and learnt the tasks related to hostel management).
Gracias por todo y hasta la proxima :)

Oct/21/2017

Brazil

5

Mi experiencia en Lacandona fue súper buena! Muy bien ubicado, el hostel tiene buena onda y el trabajo es tranquilo y ordenado. Muchas gracias a Gui, Anita y a todos con quien viví lindos días! Nos vemos! :)

Jan/03/2020

Argentina

5

En Lacandona he sumado experiencia y aprendizaje. Las tareas son diversas, entretenidas. Hay flexibilidad de turnos y horarios. Principalmente recepción, de todos modos pueden surgir actividades extras, bien dinamico! El hostel es súper cómodo por la ubicación y las instalaciones. La convivencia con el staff fue una mixtura muy interesante y colavorativa. Muy buena predisposición. Muchas gracias por recibirme, por hacer de este intercambio algo sumamente positivo. Sin dudas hay muchas anécdotas que seguir recordando. Gracias Ani :D a mis compañeres, Greta! Abrazos, Salut!

Nov/03/2019

Brazil

4

Guilherme é uma pessoa muito gente boa. Me recepcionou muito bem e me ensinou as tarefas. As tarefas são simples e acessíveis para voluntários de qualquer nível.
Alguns pontos a considerar:
1)O hostel possui lavanderia, mas o voluntário tem que pagar.
2)O hostel vende bebidas e não se pode levar de fora, mas mesmo com desconto para voluntário, é mais caro do que em qualquer mercado ou conveniência.
3)Tentaram aumentar minha carga horária, mesmo após o que estava acordado aqui no WorldPackers. Mesmo permanecendo a carga anterior após minha recusa, me causou um certo desconforto.

Aug/28/2019

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Hosted by Ana María

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