Multi Cultural exchange in a homely hostel in Bangsar Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

  • Description


    We are a 2 year old hostel located at Jalan Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur and we are very excited to work with volunteers as we have just launched another new floor comprising of new dorm and new rooms, in addition to the current bunk bed dormitory. This cozy hostel has two floors accommodating backpackers and long-term guests from around the world. We are looking forward to accept two to three volunteers to share their culture, language besides manage and take care of the place. Ideas on how to make the hostel more amazing is most welcomed .

    We have got one staff and 2owners. Staff will monitor the booking system, house maintenance, collections and payments , reporting to the owners .

    With free accommodation and a simple breakfast meal included, volunteers can arrange their schedule among themselves for reception, welcoming guests and cleaning duties. It is fun and simple to follow. There would be plenty of time for volunteers to explore around the city.

    Currently we are hosting many international long term guests from China Morocco France Korea Vietnam etc where we share lots of cultural exchange and learn languages from each other . Guests and volunteers share their cooking culinary skills and often have weekend get together where we share our experiences .

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our guests comes from all over the world and all walks of life. With only 14 beds at each floor , our place is small and cozy with a friendly environment. Some of our guests are international long-term guests while a lot of the tourists staying are backpackers, exploring the multicultural Malaysia.
    As hosts, we are also excited to work with volunteers who are eager to learn and explore the Malaysian hospitality way.

    We are looking forward for cultural, language and culinary cooking skills exchange . Plenty of opportunity to spend evenings and dinners with Korean, chinese , French, Vietnamese , Moroccan long term guests

  • Help


    Looking for a volunteer in the hostel to:

    -welcoming international guests ,

    help with check-ins and closing up for the night
    -cleaning and tidying the rooms and making the beds
    -simple shopping of groceries for breakfast (bread)
    - sharing ideas on how to beautify or paint the walls
    Looking for a responsible, helpful volunteer who is interested in hostel life. There will be many chances to go out and explore, make new friends from the hostel and also relax and enjoy the Malaysian culture during your stay.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Malay: Fluent
    Chinese (Cantonese): Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Beginner

  • Accommodation


    Volunteers will be provided with bunk bed or rooms with air-conditioning for accommodation.
    A simple breakfast will be provided.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located within walking distance and is in- between 2 major LRT public transportation to move easily around the city for your travels. You can freely explore some of the attractions and gems around Kuala Lumpur and neighboring state depending on your interests. Workawayers can easily visit Bukit Bintang, petaling street China town, pasar seni Batu caves , KLCC with the trains nearby

    . Most Malaysians are friendly and speak English. The main KL transportation hub is just minutes away from the hostel.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 383528118466