We are a warm and welcoming hostel & cafe located in a safe and colourful part of Medellin, Colombia. The country is going through a period of rapid transformation and was ranked number 2/52 places to visit in 2018 by the New York Times!
Across our 3 floors you will find eclectic design, comfortable accommodation, a European-style café, spacious chillout areas, a rooftop bar and weekly events bringing together local Colombians and foreigners in Medellin. Our language exchange events are very popular. We recently introduced rooftop yoga and salsa dancing nights which we would love for you to be a part of! We are offer a good mix of fun things to do and time to chillout and relax. We are located 5 minutes from a modern metro system for easy access to other city attractions.
We are looking for a range of volunteers to help with projects as we take this place to the next level. Previous volunteers have said how quickly they felt part of the family (we have 8 staff and 2 kittens!).
Cooking / shopping
Helping with Tourists
You will get to stay with us in our amazing hostel with the best coffee in all of Medellin. We can help you with activites and things to do throughout the city as well introduce you to our community of Colombians and foreigners!
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY 1 (minimum 14 days)
We are looking for someone who would like to coordinate our cafe refresh project. We are in the process of analysing our costs/prices and redesigning our menu and general marketing. If you have good organisation skills and experience with one or more graphic design tools we want to hear from you! You will also need an intermediate level of Spanish as you will need to liaise with new and existing suppliers. In exchange you will be offered a bed in our 6 bedroom dorm, breakfast from our European-style cafe and a free weekly laundry service
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY 2 (minimum of 21 days)
We are looking for a carpenter to work with us to build and setup a co-working space. You will have skills with a circular saw as you will design and build a desk space for co-workers. You will also have skills with dry-wall as we will need to create a new wall partition with door entrance. In exchange you will be offered a bed in our 6 bedroom dorm, breakfast and lunch from our European-style cafe and a free weekly laundry service
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY 3 (minimum of 14 days)
We are looking for someone with intermediate level Spanish and who feels confident they can help the owner improve his beginner level of Spanish! Previous teaching experience is not necessary, just a methodical approach and of course patience. You will be expected to do approx. 12-15 hours a week. In exchange you will be offered a bed in our 6 bedroom dorm
If you have a good energy and want to immerse yourself further in Latin culture and join the family we want to hear from you!
English, basic Spanish
A bed in a 6 bed dorm. The room is large, there are lockers, fans, the bed is a single bed.
Located around the hostel are a bunch of stuff to do. We are 2 blocks from the metro station so getting around the city is really easy and cheap. Guests can participate in all of the activities that medellin has to offer such as tours, museums, modern art, parks, salsa lessons, clubs and bars, shopping and much more
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
approx 20-25 hours