Working Holiday in a Hostel
- Quick facts
- Program description
Hotel Industry, Hospitality Sector (small hotels, hostels, Guest Houses, Holiday Business, etc.)
Chile, placements available throughout the country
Depending on the program place, possible tasks:
- Working at the reception
- Check-in / check-out
- Processing reservations
- Assisting in administration and marketing
- Working in the restaurant / kitchen
- Room service
- Guest service
- Sale of day trips / leisure activities
- Doing translations
Between 30 - 40 hours/week (depend on program place)
Year round, start and end dates are flexible
Minimum 4 weeks, maximum 6 months
Single or shared room. The accommodation is provided by the program place and is usually located directly at the work place.
Meals are included in the form of breakfast, half-board or full-board. Meals are provided either as served meals, groceries or money for self-catering.
Internet is usually available at the program place and can be used free of charge.
Through the office of Chile Inside in Santiago de Chile (English-speaking).
24/7 Emergency Number
With your booking documents you will receive our 24-hour emergency number, so that you can reach us in case of emergency, 7 days a week, around the clock.
There are no application deadlines. We recommend submitting the application documents as early as possible, but at least 12 weeks before the desired start of the program. For short-term applications, please get in touch with us.
The conclusion of a travel health insurance for Chile is required. You can get insurance coverage, at reasonable rates and trailored for our Work & Travel programs, online with us. See: Travel Health Insurance
- Gain work experience in a hotel in Chile
- Participation possible even without prior knowledge
- Accommodation included
- Board included (full or partial)
- No application deadlines
- Flexible start and end dates
- Individual placement offer
- Preferences regarding the favorite location can be considered
- English-speaking in-country support
- Programs are situated in the most beautiful places of the country
From backpackers to exclusive travel groups, more and more tourists find their way to Chile to discover this unique country. The tourism industry has been booming for years, offering the best conditions for our Working Holiday programs in the hotel industry all year round. Our program sites include hip backpacker hostels, chic boutique hostels and small family hotels.
The program places are spread throughout the country, from the desert in the north to the deepest Patagonia in the south. The programs are located in touristically very attractive and well-developed areas, such as San Pedro de Atacama, La Serena / Valle del Elqui, on the coast, in Pucón and Puerto Varas, on the island of Chiloé and in Patagonia. There are also many programs in cities such as Santiago de Chile, Valparaíso, Viña del Mar, Arica, Iquique and Punta Arenas.
Detailed information regarding your program placement will be sent to you after the placement process has been completed. So, before your adventure starts, you will know exactly where you work and live.