Tourism, Hospitality, Leisure placements in Spain


This program is aimed at students from all over the world who are interested in working and living abroad and gaining experience in the field of hospitality. Join this program to work in well-known European hotel chains or restaurants. Waking up every day to sunshine, in your free time, you can go to the beach or head out and see what the Spanish culture has to offer. Get a real Spanish cultural immersion! You are at the right place if you are looking for the following kind of placement:

  • Hospitality placement

  • Leisure placement

  • Tourism placement

As you know Spain is one of the largest tourism industries all over the world. Spain has a 7% quote of all the worldwide international tourism making Spain the country with the second-largest number of foreign tourists every year, therefore a perfect place to do your hospitality or tourism internship! Spain-internship works with the best-known hotel chains in the world by providing them with motivated interns in need of a placement. Those hotels are constantly looking out for diverse interns to help their organization with a variety of different challenging tasks that we will develop in the following lines.


Which information should interns provide to do a hospitality placement in Spain?

Whether you are currently studying or a recent graduate, we require you to be able to get a training agreement from your university or school. Spanish legislation requires interns to be able to provide a training agreement. In case you can not have the Training Agreement, you need to enrol on an educational program related to the internship you want to make which allows you to make the placement. For current students and recent graduates normally it is not a problem to get it and if the internship is part of the studies, your school will prove it. If you want to get more information about the training agreement, take a look at our page: What is a training agreement? 

Our hospitality/hotel internships: main tasks, benefits and locations.

There are available hospitality and hotel internships in hotels and restaurants in different cities of Spain (tab 3). Furthermore, they offer internships in different areas, that will allow you to learn and gain experience in different fields!:

Main areas and tasks of our hotel and hospitality programs:

Main areas Main tasks

Checking guests in and out, picking up phone calls,
planning and booking trips/flights/hotels 
Preparing invoices, using the booking systems.

Guest services

Organizing amenities for VIPs. Looking after guests when they are in the club, suggesting to the guests about the activities in the town and assisting the guests at the pool.

Marketing and Management Supporting the marketing team in different ways 
Food and Beverage Serve orders, prepare bills, order supplies, support the chef.
Kitchen / Culinary  Prepare warm and cold dishes, work with experienced chefs in any cuisine: Spanish, Italian, international.
Animation Prepare and host events for the customers of the hotel. 

Depending on the internship the working hours are 30 or 40 hours a week. There might be a possibility that your hospitality internship includes work during the weekends/evenings.

The benefits provide by our hospitality placement :

Type of benefits Description of benefits
Accommodation Depending on the internship you can stay in one of the rooms in the hotel or hostel for free. You will be always living close to your work. 
Meals The internship place often offers access to the employees’ dining room. 
Salary It depends on the position and in which hotel you will work, but many of the positions offer also pocket money in a range of 100 € - €300 per month.
Experience This hospitality placement should provide you a professional, personal, social and cultural experience that will be one of your best assets for your future career.



If you are interested in applying for a Hospitality internship in Spain, you can directly apply at http://apply.spain-internship.com

(+34) 854 648 544