Cozy and friendly hostel in the heart of Queretaro, Mexico

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Mexico

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    19/11/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    My name is Oscar I´m a 33 years guy passionate about travels and meeting people from around the world whom decided to take a break from the work routine and opened a little hostel 2 years ago which has been improving step by step since then. The hostel is a cozy historic house located in the trendiest neighborhood in Queretaro (Barrio de la Cruz) which main aim and focus is to make every guest and volunteer feel at home, have a fun and relaxed time while exploring the city. There is plenty of improvement projects that can be carried out, focusing on resources sustainability, art, gardening, decoration, Etc.

    The main goal of the hostel volunteership is that every volunteer truly gets to know the city as a local, have free time for desired activities and feel at home where all of their improvement ideas and projects will be welcomed and embraced, the hostel characterizes for being a friendly and welcoming house for everyone where social interaction is always encouraged.

    Activities such as barbecues, parties, bar hopping and culture related ones are periodically held at the hostel

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Language practice
    Art Projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Volunteers will be able to experience a truly international experience getting to know travelers from all around the world, live and getting to know as a local one of the trendiest Mexican cities at the moment which is strategically located right at the heart of mexico, so moving around is super easy. Volunteers will get to practice many languages (specially spanish). All the volunteer ideas and projects will be welcomed, supported and encouraged (including house impovement, eco projects, art/decoration).

  • Help

    Help

    Tourist reception, help with keeping the house clean (professional cleaning is made once a week at the hostel), help with organizing activities such as parties, bbq´s, games, bar hopping.
    5 hours per day are required (5 days/week)(flexible schedule), We can plan a weekly schedule so everyone has free time for all the desired activities such as trips, free time, etc. The main goal is to create a friendly an welcoming enviroment, where everyone is happy, relaxed and comfortable.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Hostel can provide a bed within a shared room, a private room can also be provided from time to time for special ocaccions such as a friends visit, etc. Will depend on availability. Hostel will provide accomodation and food supply.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The hostel is located in el barrio de la cruz neighborhood, which is the trendiest, more bohemian one in downtown, just to 2 blocks away from 5 de Mayo. Moving around from here is super easy, the bus station is just 15 minutes away, and there is an airport 40 minutos away.
    From here is quite easy to visit San Miguel de Allende, Bernal, Tequisquepan, Sierra Gorda de Queretaro, Huasteca Potosina and Mexico City among others

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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