Puerto Escondido, Mexico Hostel

Availability: Nov – Mar

Hostel Description

Nestled in an authentic Mexican neighborhood and in close proximity to the town’s finest swimming beaches, The hostel exudes a resort-like allure, providing a tranquil escape from the bustling tourist hubs of Puerto Escondido. Situated between the city center and the secure havens of Playa Carizalillo, Playa Coral, and Playa Manzanillo – all reachable in a 12-20 minute stroll – our location caters to surfers of varying skill levels, offering board rentals and lessons. 

Playa Carizalillo additionally offers a serene bay for swimming, snorkeling, and local dining. For culinary enthusiasts, the nearby Benito Juarez Market, just 850m away, offers authentic Mexican delicacies, fresh juices, and souvenirs, while the hostel’s surroundings host an array of budget-friendly eateries, cafes, and taco spots with prices that rival Zicatela beach. Inclusive amenities span a barbecue area, games encompassing pool and foosball, and an economical poolside bar. 

Hostelword Rating

9.1/10

VERIFIED HOSTEL

Position Description

Availability: Sep – Jan

Hostel Description

Just a 5-minute stroll away from Las Canteras beach, where exciting activities such as surfing, snorkeling, and various outdoor sports await, our location is ideal. Las Palmas, a lively city, is set against the backdrop of Gran Canaria’s stunning beaches, mountains, and one of the world’s most enviable climates. 

Situated a mere 250 meters from Las Canteras Beach in Las Palmas, the hostel boasts a rooftop terrace. The hostel offers a shared communal kitchen and a cozy lounge area. Accommodation comprises shared dormitory rooms equipped with bunk beds, while separate shared bathrooms cater to the needs of both male and female guests. In the communal kitchen, you’ll find amenities like an oven, two fridges, a ceramic hob, microwave, and coffee machine. A comfortable lounge area with sofas is also at your disposal. Additionally, guests have the convenience of accessing lockers for their belongings.

Hostelword Rating

9.1/10

VERIFIED HOSTEL

Position Description

The role will encompass maintaining cleanliness, performing upkeep tasks, and ensuring order within the premises and at the reception. You will assist with taking bookings and payments. Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas. Also you will have some housekeeping duties that include changing the bed linens and general housekeeping. The role also requires you to help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.

RECEPTION

ADMINISTRATION

HOUSEKEEPING

CLEANING

Availability

Minimum stay : 4 weeks

Dates available: Sep – Jan

Working Hours

6 hours per day 

4 days a week (3 days off)

ACCOMDATION

Bed in shared team room

Free laundry and events

Languages Required​

Intermediate Spanish or Beginner English

You’ll be active during breakfast for 2 days and take up bar shifts for 2 nights, leaving you with a generous 3 days a week to relish in Puerto Escondido’s offerings! We’re searching for an individual with a solid background in both the kitchen and the bar, someone reliable, and who genuinely enjoys engaging in conversations with our guests.

KITCHEN HELP

NIGHT SHIFT

CLEANING

HOUSEKEEPING

working hours

5 hours per day | 4 days per week

ACCOMODATION

Bed in shared team room
Free breakfast
Discount on drinks and tours

Availability

Minimum stay : 4 weeks
Dates available: Oct - Jan

Languages Required

Fluent English and Fluent Spanish

reviews

5/5

5.0 Stars | 50 Reviews

Elias, Brazil

(1 week ago)

5/5

This travel was incredible and lovely, the people, the local, the hostel so a amazing. Great friendships, wonderful experience. The Raquel is great leader, friendly and lovely. Thanks everyone!

Leonardo, Argentina

(6 month ago)

5/5

I was really comfortable since the welcome to the hostel. Melina and Raquel are too kind! Also I want to thank to others volunteers and staff that help me a lot like Ery, Deby, Samu and Thiago. thank you a lot guys. I’ll miss you The working hours were respected and the tasks are very easy. Besides is really close to the beach and in contact with nature. I absolutely recommended this hostel to others volunteers.

Hiroki, Japan

(10 months ago)

5/5

This was my first work exchange experience It couldn’t be better!!! I met a lot of people from over the world 🌎 The staff and guests are so friendly and nice. I really like this hostel! I would recommend it to everyone! Thanks for everything.

Claudia, Poland

(11 months ago)

5/5

It was my first time as a volunteer and it couldn’t be better. The tasks of the volunteer are not difficult, the people are very nice and helpful, thanks for everything

Maja, Poland

(11 months ago)

5/5

Work doesn’t feel like work there, check ins are super easy to do, people are very welcoming and kind. place to sleep is good as well. one downside of the hostel is that is kinda far away from beach (about 40 minutes walk) but i’ll definitely recommend to go there! thank you for having me!