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Guest House Santiago, Chile

54 reviews54

Reception (night shift); Houskeeping; Maintenance of the Hostel

Connect with international travelers
2 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
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


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Night Shift
Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
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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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Pub Crawls
Be a part of our pub crawls at local bars!
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

During the week you will work 2 night shifts - 12-hour reception (from 20: 30-8: 30) and a houskeeping shift of 5.5 hours. On the night shift You'll be in charge of the laundry, wash, dry and fold the clothes. Another of your tasks will be ironing the sheets and folding the towels. You will also be in charge of preparing breakfast and leave everything ready. At night, we will be in charge of the check-in/out and payments as appropriate.

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  • Intermediate Spanish or Beginner English
  • Over 23 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
3 weeks
Stay up to
2 months

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54 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks


Guest House


Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

2 Meeting international travelers

1 Immersing in the local culture

1 Meeting locals

1 Practicing Spanish



I'd recommend this hostel for travelers who are looking for a chill place. There's an amazing terrace to hang out and it's quiet enough for you to study and read. All the volunteers (which are mostly Brazilian) and the staff are super buena onda (gracias, Katty, Cata and Fran!). The location is amazing, a lot of cool places are walking distance or a short metro trip away. The only major downsides are the kitchen, which could be much better equipped (no stove :/) and our bathroom, which was under construction the whole time, which caused us some problems, initially.

almost 3 years ago



Staying in Bella 269 was a very nice experience. The Hostel is extremely well located, there are supermarkets, parks, museums, restaurants, bars, and everything you may need on a walking distance.
The other staff of the hostel are very nice people. We had once in a while very nice meals together. Bella 269 is a quiet place, the rooms are not shared very often. So the travelers are mainly in closed groups.
The hostel have a very nice terrace to go to at night. But some other aspects are lacking. There is no stove or oven. Cooking can be made in a microwave only. Also reparations take long.

almost 4 years ago



experiencias bem agradáveis, consegui aprender algumas coisas na área de manutenção de hostel, que por sinal e bem interessante, por mais que seja cansativo! recomendo

4 months ago



Mi voluntariado en Hostal 269 fue agradable, las tareas a realizar son compresibles y fáciles de realizar, el personal Katty y Leo son personas dispuestas y accesibles en el trato, parte del tiempo del voluntariado tuve que pasarlo en cuarentena por la pandemia del COVID-19, durante ese tiempo ellos apoyaron para que pudiéramos estar en las mejores condiciones... Así que, super recomendado.

9 months ago



Pontos positivos :Localizaçao da pra fazer passeios apé aos Cerros Praça das Armas Museus Mercados casas de cambio gerente bem empático lider de excelencia todos os funcionarios sao carinhosos e pacientes .valentim o gato negro muito amado tarefas operacionais suaves .

Ponto negativo : Cronograma horarios escalas semanais e sempre em mutação nao favorece o voluntario que tem um roteiro de viajem .
Turnos de 12,direto na madruada

9 months ago

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