Help while you meet new people and have fun at our Hostel in La Paz Mexico

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi everybody! Our little family is running a small hostel project in La Paz México, where we love to meet people from all over the world and show them the great natural and cultural attractions that our city has to offer. Our project is very small, we started with space for just 12 people but want to create a good place, comfortable and affordable for travelers to meet Mexican culture in Baja. Little by little, we are adding new common areas so our guests can share great moments and travel experiences with others. All new ideas are welcome!

    I am Sergio, I'm a tour guide and naturalist, have a degree in tourism and work with snorkeling, sea kayaking, whale watching, and camping expeditions. I love spending time outdoors and explore new places. my goal is to find better ways to enjoy nature with the minimum impact possible so more people can learn about its beauty and importance. I don't own a tour company but I can help you to enjoy the area with lots of advice.

    Now we have a great team of people helping us with this project, you will meet Cecy and Juan and the rest of the staff. They are a very important part of our team as they will be working a lot with our volunteers, join this team and be part of the family

    We would love to see our project grow with your help!

    IMPORTANT NOTE: We offer accommodation in our mix dorms, the same our paying guests use, we do not accept couples as we can not offer private accommodation or days off that match.


    ¡Hola a todos! Nuestra pequeña familia mexicana maneja un pequeño hostal, en La Paz BCS México . Nos encanta conocer gente de todo el mundo y mostrarles las increíbles atracciones naturales y culturales que nuestra ciudad tiene para ofrecer.

    También en nuestro equipo podrás conocer a Cecy, Juan y el resto del staff, quienes trabajan muy de cerca con nuestros voluntarios y son ellos quienes hacen posible que todo funcione como debe ser todos los días. Se parte de este gran equipo y únete a la familia.

    ¡Nos encantaría ver crecer nuestro proyecto con tu ayuda!

    NOTA IMPORTANTE: Ofrecemos hospedaje en uno de nuestros dormitorios mixtos, los mismos donde duermen nuestros huespede. Por esto NO aceptamos parejas ya que no podemos ofrecer hospedaje privado o días de descanso que coincidan.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are a small Mexican family so you can learn a lot from our culture if you want to learn how to cook an authentic Mexican dish you will learn with us. Also, you can practice languages with all the visitors we get and also we are nature and wildlife lovers, so you can join us in some of our outdoor adventures around La Paz.
    Sergio is a tour guide and knows very well the area, we could organize a tour with our guests and with your help, we could all get to explore more of the beaches and the desert around La Paz.

    Somos una pequeña familia mexicana asi que puedes conocer mas de la cultura local, si quieres preparar una autentica comida mexicana, aqui podras hacerlo. También podras practicar idiomas con nuestros visitantes, ademas de poder acompañarnos en alguna de nuestras aventuras.
    Sergio es guia de turistas y conoce muy bien la zona, podriamos organizar algun tour o paseo en grupo junto con nuestros huespedes, con tu ayuda podremos explorar las playas y el desierto en los alrededores de la Paz.

  • Help

    Help

    We need up to 3 volunteers that can work up to 6 hours a day. We need some help with at front desk with the check-in process and check out, sometimes you will need to open the front gate to let people in so they can register in our hostel, help our guests to organize activities and make sure our guests feel welcome. We need someone to watch the front desk for one shift in the morning and another for the afternoon shift.
    The chores are easy and the activities don´t demand a lot of physical effort, we need help to watch front desk and to have fun with our guests.
    We are always starting new projects to add or expand or renovate our common areas, so any new ideas are welcome!

    Necesitamos hasta 3 voluntarios a la vez, que puedan trabajar hasta 6 horas por día. El trabajo es en recepcion para hacer proceso de registro y salida de los huespedes, tambien algunas veces nos ayudaras con abrir nuestro hostel al publico por la mañana o cerrar por la noche. Ayuda a nuestros huespedes a organizar actividades para conocer la ciudad, asegurate de que nuestros huespedes se sientan bienvenidos. normalmente necesitamos quien cuide la recepcion 1 turno por la mañana y un turno por la tarde.
    El trabajo es sencillo y poco demandante fisicamente, basicamente necesitamos ayuda con recepción y que se diviertan con nuestros huespedes.
    Siempre iniciamos nuevos proyectos, agregamos o renovamos areas comunes y las ideas frescas son bienvenidas

  • 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

    We offer a bunk bed space in one of our comfortable mix dorms, with AC & seeling fan. the same dorms all our paying guests use, so you will share space with travelers like you. Hot showers and free internet. Use our computer to communicate with friends.
    You will have access to our common kitchen to cook your own meal. You can enjoy lunch and dinner in the city or the beach so you can get to explore not only the natural attractions but also the local cuisine of La Paz.

    Ofrecemos hospedaje en uno de nuestros dormitorios, los mismos donde se hospedan nuestros huespedes. cuentan con AC, ventilador y espacio seguro para guardar equipaje. tenemos regaderas con agua caliente, internet gratis, uso de computadora para que te puedas comunicar con familia y amigos.
    Tienes acceso a nuestra cocina para preparar tus propios alimentos. Puedes disfrutar de la comida y la cena en la ciudad o la playa, asi podras explorar y conocer la naturaleza y la gastronomia de la Paz.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Get around La Paz, we are right in downtown about 150 meters from the beachfront and Malecon. Use one of our bikes to explore the city or just go to the beach. The place is safe to walk around anytime. Local people are very friendly.
    Work by the hour, you will have all day long to make some extra money, we can help you to find more work or just enjoy your time to travel and see more of La Paz!
    Use the public transport to go around, you don't need to walk much farther than the front gate as buses are running frequently in front of our 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We have some good common areas where the internet connection is fast and stable. If you need a private and quiet place to work, we can not offer that for the moment.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Our parking space is limited but if we plan it well and you contact us with enough time, we could save a spot for you in our gated parking lot, easy access to our common kitchen, bathrooms, and showers.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

This is our little family, Nallely, Sergio and our soon Marco Antonio.

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Host ref number: 892964892817