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Hostel Bangkok, Thailand

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Friendly Receptionist in a stylish hostel in Bangkok Old Town

Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with the locals
8 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Connect with international travelers
7 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per day
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Party Promoter
Help organise and promote parties and social activities.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Help with booking systems and payments.
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What you get


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.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Restaurants
Get discounts at nearby restaurants.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

We are looking for a reliable friend who can help on check-ins, check-outs, bookings systems and guest relations. We offer a bed in a mixed dormitory with breakfast. Working hours are in 4 hours shift from 7am til 11pm and after that you can explore our big city and enjoy the historical Old Town within walking distance! Looking forward to see you here! :)

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  • Intermediate English
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
8 weeks

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24 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

8 Meeting locals

7 Meeting international travelers

7 Immersing in the local culture

6 Practicing English

3 Developing social awareness

1 Learning about sustainability



My experience at this place was truly joyful .The host effie is super friendly and caring. The communication was really good. She explained everything I needed to do and answered all my questions.The job itself was pretty easy .Plus there were a lot of travelers to get to know and you meet locals easily.its never becomes boring.

11 days ago



Volunteering here was my first solo traveling experience and I couldn’t have asked for a better time! Effie is an awesome host, she’s super welcoming, made me feel very comfortable and was always willing to help me out whenever I had a question.
Her family is super nice as well and her son is seriously the sweetest.
My tasks were exactly as agreed, I did the reception work in the morning and looked after the son, which was always fun.
The hostel in general is very cool, I met lots of other travelers and the location is great.
Would 100% recommend volunteering here!

about 1 month ago

Effie replied

It was a great pleasure to have you Nadja! You are always welcome here! I wish you are safe everywhere you go. All the best! We will miss you!



I helped out at the bar and I honstly loved working there, as Nancy and Dash are super cool and fun people and I learned a lot about barkeeping from Nancy who is also a fantastic cook. overall working there was a great experience and the hours are also flexible which is a pretty practical

effie is really nice as well and whenever I had a Problem she would help out, which I was very thankful for and allan her son is the cutest :)
The Hostel its self is really clean and has a good location in Bangkok
I 100% would recommend staying here

3 months ago

Effie replied

Juliane was very helpful and professional. Beautiful one! We were lucky to have her help at the bar. Guests love her as well as everyone here at Bangkok bed and bike and Ola Thai Tapas. All the best!



It was an amazing experience. Take care of Allan, Effie's son remind me the time I used to work in a education business and he is so cute and a smart boy. Help in the hostel's reception helps me improve my English skills and be connected with the others travelers. Effie is really nice and kind with all of us.

3 months ago

Effie replied

We were blessed to have you playing and teaching Allan. I wish you all the best everywhere you go. Good luck with your new journey.



The experience was amazing! I learned a lot with this job in the bar, because I have never worked in this environment before and the manager taught me many things and she had a lot of patience! I recommend this experience to everyone! I really love it!

3 months ago

Effie replied

We miss you already. It was a great time to have you with us. Take care and have a great journey.

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