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This start-up company offers a range of furnished rooms in shared houses for international students, interns and volunteers that spend a few weeks in Cape Town. The houses are all over Cape Town in trendy areas such as Bo-Kaap, Woodstock and

The company is introducing additional agent services, e.g. car rental & scooter hire, reservations for activities & tours as well a short time room rental for short term tourists.The organization prides itself on supplying quality student accommodation in Cape Town. They supply a wide range of rooms in shared houses for students, interns and backpackers visiting Cape Town.The properties are primarily based in Observatory. Observatory has a very cosmopolitan mix of people and you'll definitely meet new friends here. The company is based in the area full-time, making it easily contactable and responsive to customers requirements that may arise on a day to day basis. There are have properties in Gardens, Mowbray and Woodstock as well.

The company is working closely with other organizations:
  1.  An American internship/volunteer agency
  2.  A club nearby that provides lunches/meals to interns and students
  3. A tour company, specializing on Cape Town trips, safaris, car rentals and other activities.

Internship Description:

As an intern, you will gain insight into many different areas, including marketing, business, public relation, administration &

The room rental includes following tasks:


  • Arrange and conduct viewings of houses/ rooms
  • Inspect buildings and rooms for maintenance issues
  • Assist with customers and prospecting of customers
  • Marketing (update of website, social media marketing, etc)
  • Admin (re-arrange keyboard, filing, etc.)
  • Assist with check-in and check-out
  •  Whatever comes up


  •  You work efficient and structured?
  • You are between 18 – 25 years
  • You study or plan to study business, tourism or marketing?
  • Experience in Marketing / Social Media would be advantageous
  • Outgoing personality and able to think out of the box
  • Computer proficiency on MS Word and MS Excel
  • Open, friendly and easy-going personality?
  • Good English communication skills
  • Interested in a good time with great people?



  •    Friendly international team
  •    Supportive environment
  •    Tenants from all over the world


Start:    flexible

Duration: min 12 weeks

Field: Business administration, marketing, tourism

Location:   Cape Town

Start:    flexible

Duration: min 12 weeks

Field: Business administration, marketing, tourism

Location:   Cape Town

Services included

  •  Mediation of the internship
  • Written confirmation
  • Regular meetings with other  participants on site activities & Suggestions
  • Extensive information in advance
  • Welcome pack with tourist information
  • Local contact

Additional services (optional):

  • Accommodation service in a shared apartment or host family
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Car rental