What’s it like to intern at selina?

Our program provides curious, hard-working individuals with the opportunity to become an integral part of our workforce. Kick-start your professional journey the Selina way with hands-on experience in the working world, the opportunity to be part of a successful international team, whilst of course, living the dream!

Each internship we offer is a unique experience. You’ll receive high-quality training (face-to-face and online) and gain skills to assist your professional development. We’ll also consider future opportunities for you within the Selina ecosystem based on your unique skillset and interests — welcome on board!

  1. Choose an Internship Learning Plan
  2. Selection Process
  3. Pre Boarding
  4. Orientation
  5. Work, Learn, Work, Learn, Work, Learn and Have FUN!
  6. Internship Ends

General Requirements

In order to join us you’ll need to fit the following criteria:

  • 18+ years old.
  • University student.
  • Able to provide an approval letter from your university confirming the internship period.
  • A ‘can-do’ ‘eager-to-learn’ attitude.
  • Willingness to give a brand-new meaning to hospitality.
*Restrictions and requirements will change according to the national law at every Selina location.

How Can I Apply?

Select the intern option under ‘Job Type’ at www.selina.com/jobs. Choose a country, the learning plan that interests you, and click apply! If you have questions, feel free to reach out to us at [email protected]

Countries And Locations
Where You Can Do Your Internship

Our Learning Plans

Junior Internships

  • Location Level
  • 3-6 months
  • Suitable for first and second-year BA students with very little to no experience in the field.

Food & Beverages

You’ll complete your internship in the Selina Kitchen/Restaurant.

Hospitality Operations

Here, you’ll explore three different sections of the Selina ecosystem. Your time will be divided between Reservations and Reception, Housekeeping and Maintenance, plus you’ll also get to know the world of Tours, Retail and Transportation.

Hotel Marketing and Experience

You’ll rotate your time between the following areas: Events, CoWork, Sales, Marketing and Experience.

Hotel Administration

You’ll provide support to various administrative areas, paying particular attention to Human Resources and Accounting.

Senior Internships

  • Internships on a Country or Global Level.
  • 3-6 months
  • Suitable for second-year university students with previous internship experience in hospitality, or related.

You’ll be assigned to a specific department (on a Country or Global scale), developing a massive range of ideas throughout your internship.

Cultural Immersion

Selina Gives Back

Family Dinners

Wellness Activities

What’s In It For You?

Aside from a host of invaluable experience in modern hospitality, interns worldwide will also benefit from:

  • Use of our stunning coworking space
  • No dress code & pet-friendly environment
  • Your birthday = a day off!
  • Cultural events and Wellness activities
  • Taking part in voluntary activities aka. Selina Gives Back
  • Training Sessions 24/7
  • Plus, the Selina Experience:
    • 25% saving for friends and family
    • 20% saving on Selina’s food, beverages, and retail stores
  • 2 meals a day on-site (Only for Location Interns)
  • Up to 12,500 tokens that you can redeem on a future stay at any Selina around the globe!
  • Remote work 25 days per year if applicable. (Only for Corporate Interns)
*All benefits are contingent on the Internship signed MOU (Memorandum of Understanding), and a satisfactory review upon completion of the internship period.


Mostafa Ghais

Mostafa Ghais

“My experience with Selina is nothing but amazing! This company has taught me so much, and despite being an intern, I really feel that my work and actions had an impact on the whole company. Working here from day 1 has felt so welcoming and gratifying. This is definitely the best work experience that I’ve had.”

Patrícia Barroqueiro

Patrícia Barroqueiro

“The internship at Selina is allowing me to grow, both personally and professionally. Having the opportunity to work with my team was the best way to finish my academic course, as well as to enter the job market. I'm working with well-qualified people, who are giving me room to grow, and all my qualifications and opinions are valued. Selina is more than a company, it's a family!

Alexandra Fegan Becerra

Alexandra Fegan Becerra

“I'll always carry my Selina experience in my heart. The program not only allows you to apply what you have learned at university but also helps you grow personally and professionally. Besides, working with people from all over the world makes the experience even more enriching. I look forward to the day I return to Selina :).”

Lillian LeBlanc

Lillian LeBlanc

“After 6 months as an intern I still wasn't ready to leave Selina and was able to stay with my team for a whole year :) Even as a global intern I was able to travel to some Selina locations in Mexico and meet some of my team members and really experience the Selina lifestyle.”

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