Be a host of the San Jose experience

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The Exchange

Looking for a friendly and temporary member of our staff! We are a relaxed boutique hostel near downtown. Located in the university district and a trendy gastronomic area in a very safe and quiet neighbourhood. All 5 staff members and owners are costa rican who love to share good conversations and delicious food with travelers. Your every day tasks include front desk, general maintenance, and being an excelent host by engaging with our guests.

What you offer

30 hours of help per week

Party Promoter: Help to promote parties and social activities.

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

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

What you get

1 day off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

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

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here


Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish

Over 19 years old

Be from outside Costa Rica

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Activities & Shift

Front desk: check in / out, greeting guests and showing them the hostel. General maintenance: making sure the hostel is tidy and clean. Organizing events for the guests is a plus (dinners, game nights, etc).