How about managing a top-rated hostel in León, Nicaragua?

We are looking to fill the position of hostel manager from July/August 2023. Our top-rated hostel (for more info go to is located in the city center of the vibrant city of León, Nicaragua. We have always considered ourselves a home away from home for "tranquilo" travelers, a comfortable spot to return to after your adventures in and around our beautiful city (León is the perfect base for hiking volcanoes, kayaking or surfing, just to mention some activities... What makes our place special? We cater to all categories of guests, ranging from backpackers to couples and families looking for some extra comfort. And accordingly, we offer a variety of room options from dorm to private room with A/C.

You should be willing to commit for at least 8 months. Sounds like your kind of job? Send us your CV!

Here's what our manager will be doing:

- managing a team of 5 local staff members
- overseeing and managing bookings
- overseeing cash and credit card payments
- interacting with guests
- interacting with tour operators, other hostels, partners
- organizing hostel activities

What profile are we looking for?

- you are an outgoing person with a love for hostels
- you are good at improvising
- Spanish is a big plus
- you enjoy being a leader without being arrogant
- you love the tropics (it does get hot in León)
- you are an organized and creative person

What's in it for you?

- be your own boss in an inspring environment
- perfect your Spanish as you interact with staff and partners
- be creative in and around the hostel
- your private accommodation 5 minutes from the hostel with its garden and kitchen
- free tours with our partners
- above-market salary
- a once-in-a-lifetime experience
- other perks depending on how long you stay



Hostel Manager


José de Marcoleta, León, Nicaragua
Job first posted: 06 April 2023
Updated: 06 April 2023