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Hostel Quito, Ecuador

4.5
15 reviews15

WEB DESIGN. photo editing, writing articles in English-Spanish


Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with nature
A traveler recommended this experience for reconnecting with nature
Immerse yourself in the local culture
A traveler recommended this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
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What you offer

6h

Hours per day
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Content Writer
Write, edit and publish inspiring content.
Video Making
Create, edit and publish digital videos.
Photography
Take, edit and provide amazing photos.
Social Media
Maintain and update social media channels.
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Lunch
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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Support
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Insurance
Worldpackers Insurance
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The Experience

I need help to build a webste, blog, edit pictures in ilustrator, or photoshop. write travel content for my blog, edit pictures, We offer free accommodation, 3 meals, loundry and perhaps a visit to some beautiful spots in the area

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Requirements

  • Fluent Spanish or Intermediate English
  • European Union Passport
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Stay at least
1 week
Stay up to
2 weeks

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15 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Hostel

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.5

How this experience will transform you

1 Learning about sustainability

1 Meeting locals

1 Meeting international travelers

1 Developing environmental awareness

1 Get in touch with nature

1 Immersing in the local culture

Ecuador

5

Hostal Colibrí is a really nice place, quiet, in the nature, the place has a swimming pool, fishes swimming in a little lake. My room was clean and comfortable, they (Felipe and Tere) are generous and kind people, made me feel like old friends. Highly recommended.
That was my first Worldpackers experience, this community is a powerful tool to travel.

26 days ago

Brazil

1

Good things: Felipe is a really nice and kind person. The “room” for volunteers, in my opinion, is disrespectful. It’s dirty, with mattress so thin that even putting 2 together you could feel the bed. The place is above the reception, where also happens events for the hotel, so, without warning we stayed up until 3am with really loud music, at least a warning would be nice. The meals included are confusing, you could have anything from the kitchen (messy one) but we were questioned about eating a bread one morning. The activities went fine and as agreed but I don’t feel it was a fair trade.

over 1 year ago

Argentina

5

I totally recommend this experiences.Carlos was such a good host, he was flexible since de beginning. I took some extra day in Colombia and he was super ok with it.
The job is really fun and a great opportunity to learn. The hostel is comfortable and a great place to relax. The staff is really nice and friendly, they make me feel home since the first day.
I am totally thankful for such an amazing experience!

over 2 years ago

Peru

5

El tiempo que pasé fue magnifico, las tareas sencillas el anfitrión súper atento siempre recibí todas las facilidades necesarias para disfrutar de mi estancia, es un buen lugar paa desconectarse y descansar de la vida citadina, espero en algún momento volver sin cuarentena de por medio, quedo completamente agradecido.

7 months ago

Spain

5

Felipe y su familia me han acogido con los brazos abiertos. Me he sentido una más en Colibrí, he podido aportar y mis ideas han sido bien recibidas.
Felipe es encantador, me ha ayudado muchísimo y ha facilitado que pudiera hacer turismo acercándome a Quito cuando podía y yéndome a buscar al bus cuando volvía muy tarde (mil gracias, de verdad!:))
Especial mención a doña Tere, un amor de persona. Me he reído mucho con ella y me la llevo en el recuerdo, a ella y a sus lecciones sobre lenguaje ecuatoriano <3
Las tareas son sencillas y el entorno es precioso, recomendable 100%

8 months ago

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2 published videos
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