Internship With Riverlodge Backpackers

Travel & hospitality internship at Riverlodge Backpackers in Cape Town

Riverlodge Backpackers in Cape Town, South Africa encourages individuals who are interested in the tourism or hospitality industry to join their team for a 6 month internship in South Africa's mother city!

Riverlodge Backpackers is based in Oude Molen Eco Village, Pinelands – a historically-rich area in Cape Town. We are nestled near the foot of the iconic Table Mountain and are the closest backpacking hostel to Cape Town International Airport. Cape Town city centre is a mere 12 minutes drive away by either car or train.

Whether you are from South Africa or abroad, becoming an intern at Riverlodge
Backpackers will enrich your understanding of how a property establishment
operates as well as introducing you to the ins and outs of the tourism industry!

You will undertake an array of tasks at Riverlodge Backpackers, ranging from housecleaning and working yourself up to front-of-house. You will also have opportunities to go on exciting tours and activities in and around Cape Town, while learning how to book tours for our guests.

In turn, you will be offered accommodation within our self-catering premises as well as a monthly allowance. Should you wish to intern at Riverlodge Backpackers in Cape Town, we require you to:

  • Have a good understanding of the English language
  • Be trustworthy
  • Love the travel and hospitality industry
  • Have basic writing skills
  • Take initiative
  • Have all necessary travel documentation (if you're a foreigner)
  • Have great social skills

    Please contact us if you're interested in joining our team!