Help out in a hostel located in a beautiful old home in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA


United States


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  • Description


    We are a hostel located in a beautiful old home in New Orleans, Louisiana. We have fantastic reviews and pride ourselves on our social atmosphere and the cultural experience our guests receive. We are always looking for workawayer's who fill office hours, cleaning needs, and lead our social events, with an emphasis on maintaining our awesome atmosphere and creating great relationships with our travelers.

    We expect our workawayer's to not just be here for their duties and disappear, but to become part of the hostel atmosphere, to eat, have fun, hang out with the guests, and participate in hostel activities.

    *️️️️️If you are here to "relocate", you already have friends in town, you plan on having another job, your partner is living here already, or for any other reason your priorities are elsewhere, then our hostel will not be the place for you.

    *️️️️Foreign workawayer's contact us about what is needed to workaway at the hostel!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Guests constantly tell us that we are among the best hostels they have ever experienced. This is due to the atmosphere that we hope you are wanting to be a part of!

    Contact us for more details and/or requirements.

    Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!

    Helping at a hostel is the perfect place for travelers! You get to help side by side with like minded people who have the same zest for life as you. Moving into a different environment can often times be scary, but the upside to helping in a hostel is everyone is in the same position. Everyone is discovering a new land, reveling in the foreign atmosphere and learning about a new culture. This will be an experience where you can learn about the hospitality industry and what it takes to start a small business. You will be learning about others traveling experiences. People are very generous with the sharing their knowledge in the hostel world and it is a great place to network and find future business connections.

    Working here is one of their most pleasant and enjoyable experiences. Being exposed to multiple cultures is very life enriching. Meeting guests and getting to know people from all around the world creates fun and valuable experiences. If you are lovers of music, restaurants, arts or just any kind of fun things happening every night, you should definitely check out our hostel.

  • Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help


    Workawayer's who clean are expected to do 5 days of work and generally will perform 4-5 hours of work each day. They will be changing linens, cleaning guest rooms and cleaning bathrooms.

    We may have small extra projects like painting or gardening around the hostel.

    Our workawayers also will take turns leading our nightly social events.

    - Must be aged over 21 years old
    - Available for a minimum of 4 weeks

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    Languages spoken


  • Accommodation


    We have a shared dorm inside the hostel. It is for workawayer's only and not hostel guests. We provide breakfast to the workawayer's, a BBQ hot dog dinner on a Monday, and also provide most of the workwayer's drinks while they are at the nightly hostel social events!

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    *️️️️The public streetcar transportation is one block from the hostel.
    *️️️️#12 Streetcar takes you Uptown and to French Quarter.
    *️️️️WW2 Museum is nearby (highest rated attraction in town).
    *️️️️Magazine Street Bus #11 is 5 blocks away.
    *️️️️Bus #91 to City Park and Wal-Mart is 2 blocks away.

    There are always guests who you are more than welcome to interact with by exploring the city together. There are so many opportunities from music to history to just partying to immerse yourself in.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Approximate 25

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Host ref number: 553463522249