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Hotel Ciudad de México, Mexico

4 reviews4

¡Aprende de México su cultura, su gastronomía y sus tradiciones!

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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Immerse yourself in the local culture
3 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Expand your social consciousness
3 travelers felt they expanded their social consciousness working with this host
Needs help immediately
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Night Shift
Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
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.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Buscamos viajeros que nos ayuden principalmente en el turno de noche con recepción y ayuda en áreas de limpieza, cocina, administración, mientras aprendes el idioma y aprendes de la gastronomía mexicana. Tendrás día y tiempo off para que disfrutes de todos los atractivos que ofrece esta gran ciudad. :)

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  • Intermediate English or Beginner Spanish
  • Between 20 and 50 years old
  • Be from outside Mexico
  • 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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Stay at least
1 week
Stay up to
4 weeks

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4 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

3 Immersing in the local culture

3 Developing social awareness

3 Meeting international travelers

3 Meeting locals

2 Creating true social impact

2 Practicing Spanish

United States


Pros – clean environment, reasonable tasks, comfortable bed, and received three decent meals per day.

Cons – Jose L did not respect the agreed upon work hours or my day off. The agreement was 32 hours a week and 1 day off. I asked for a work schedule at the very beginning to avoid confusion. He would not set one. He had me work from 8am to between 2-330pm daily and took the position that I must be at the hotel in the evenings so that I could help guests. One day, he woke me up at 5:30 am to receive guests. He had me work on my day off at 10:30 pm. I worked 33 hours in only 5 days.

about 1 month ago



Foi incrível a experiência.......... o José me ajudou em tudo, eu digo que aprendi espanhol em 10 dias de tanto que conversamos rsrs ..... Aprendi sobre a política do país, a fazer café da manha para os hospedes e diversas outras coisas... super recomendo.

3 months ago



Una agradable experiencia, excelente trato, Grandes seres humanos por conocer, deliciosa experiencia gastronómica, terminas amando la comida mexicana.
Cuidad de Mexico CDMX te la llevaras en tu corazón...
Residence las Trojes CDMX... Tu casa cuando estas fuera de tu Pais

A pleasant experience, excellent treatment, great human beings to meet, delicious gastronomic experience, you end up loving Mexican food.
City of Mexico CDMX you will take it in your heart ...
Residence las Trojes CDMX ... Your home when you are out of your country

5 months ago



Si te gusta servir o quieres desarrollar tu habilidad para servir, aprender como se maneja un pequeño hotel con ambiente familiar y descubrir partes de la Ciudad de México, ¡este es el voluntariado perfecto para ti!

Mi estancia en Residence fue como un gran abrazo; desde las instalaciones que son bastante acogedoras, hasta los anfitriones José y Yovani que interactuaron conmigo siempre con respeto y hermandad. Mi posición era ayudante general enfocado en cocina, así, pude aprender de la mano de José la elaboración de docena de platillos mexicanos entre otros.

5 months ago

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Hosted by Jose Luis

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