Cape Town -

 Exclusive guest house in Hout Bay

ID: 2033


This internship is dedicated to create uniquely beautiful holidays for guests of this four star guest house, conference and function venue in Hout Bay, Cape Town. The guest house provides sixteen stylishly decorated rooms, three swimming pools, a Cape Dutch Manor house and an elegant function venue with a sizable garden. There are ample facilities for conferences, events and weddings.

Internship Description: Front of house intern

Interns have the opportunity to support management in various areas and gain experience in organizing, management and leadership of a guest house.

Main responsibilities are:

  •     Front office and reception
  •     Check in and check out of guests
  •     Customer service
  •     Booking requests and bookings
  •    General administrative duties
  •    Support in preparation of breakfast and service
  •  Room check, supervise cleaning staff
  •  Bookings of excursions, day tours, restaurants, etc



  • Studies or training in tourism
  • Good command of verbal and written English
  • Experience with internet and Microsoft Office
  • Flexibility, reliability and dedication
  • Experienced, knowledgeable and friendly with guests
  • Self confidence
  • Well presented


  • Travel costs will be covered (public transport)
  • Small stipend – depending on qualification
  • Pleasant work environment

Dates:  internships offered from September to April

Start:  from September (or later)

Duration:  at least 3 months

Field:   Tourism & Hospitality

Location:  Cape Town – Hout Bay

Start: from September (or later)

Duration: at least 3 months

Field: Tourism & Hospitality

Location: Cape Town – Hout Bay


Services included:
  • Mediation of the internship
  • Written confirmation
  • Regular meetings
  • Weekly newsletter
  • Activities suggestions
  • Welcome pack with tourism information

Additional services (optional):

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