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Volunteers will be expected to work around 20/25 hours per week, supporting and organizing evening events with the guests, helping maintaining the kitchen clean and tidy and doing nightshifts. Shifts will be arranged together with the other volunteers with some flexibility.Learn more
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3 Meeting international travelers
3 Practicing English
2 Meeting locals
2 Practicing Spanish
1 Immersing in the local culture
Staying at the Hostel Ruthensteiner was my first volunteering experience and I couldn't have found a better place to do it! I met so many amazing people, I practiced all the languages I speak, the team at the hostel is amazing and I got to experience the best of what Vienna has to offer :)
8 months ago
Beautiful hostel! The place is just amazing, the team is easy-going and chill.
Despite the current situation and restrictions, they're trying to keep the usual good vibe and ambience* I'd totally recommend it! :)
Activities and routine is being adapted to the 2020-situation, write to me for any other details
9 months ago
The first thing I did when I left was to thank Valentina for giving me the privilege to work there, because that's what it is, a privilege. Not only has the hostel just recently and deservedly won the award of 'Most Popular Hostel in Vienna', but it is testament to the level of organisation and care that goes in to how the hostel is being managed. From all levels of staff, there is an inclusivity and friendliness that makes working there so memorable and pleasant, and the guests can see that too. Hostel Ruthensteiner was the first stop on my travels but I didn't want to leave. I loved it all.
over 1 year ago
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