In its Winter 2023 Release, Airbnb has rolled out some important updates to make the Airbnb experience even more reliable and affordable for guests. One of the most important upgrades is the introduction of the Guest Favorites feature.
There are no strict rules about what to include in your check-out instructions. If you are not sure what to keep in, you’ll find some useful tips in this article. Follow them to ensure a stress-free check-out.
Recent research revealed that hosts in Australia can have an average monthly income of up to $3000. If things go well, running an Airbnb can even become your primary source of income. So, how does it all work, and how do you get started?
A ski property located in a popular tourist destination can be a good source of real estate passive income. While you may only use your ski chalet a few weekends during the winter, you’ll have the opportunity to rent it out on the weeks or weekends when it’s sitting empty.
You, as a host, may be wondering how to make your Airbnb rental extra special for guests during the holiday season. In this blog, you'll find some tips on adding Christmas decor to your Airbnb without breaking the bank.
We invited Jeff Iloulian, the mastermind behind HostGPO, to our recent Hospitable Masterclass. Jeff breaks down the importance of that first impression, talks about sustainable stays, and shares his vision of the new Airbnb “guests favorite” badges.
Owning an Airbnb can be very rewarding and lucrative, but hosting is often challenging because managing a short-term rental business requires much time and effort. But there are ways to make the hosting process more enjoyable and fulfilling.
If you’re thinking about hosting on Airbnb but aren’t sure how to start, manage your STR property, attract potential guests, or ensure a great guest experience, you’re not alone. Find the answers to begin hosting confidently and set your vacation rental business for success.
We recently held a Direct Q&A discussing some of our latest Direct feature releases, including Google Vacation Rentals, and plenty of questions came up on how the integration works, how to list on Google Travel and Maps, and who can access it.
Airbnb competes with different websites, including online travel agencies and travel meta-searches like HomeToGo. In this article, we’ll compare HomeToGo vs. Airbnb and discuss their business models, features, and commissions to help you determine whether it’s a good website for you.
A living room is one of the most important rooms in your Airbnb. In this blog, we'll provide tips on how to style your living room to create a cozy atmosphere. You'll also find some Airbnb living room ideas to help create a stunning space, impress your guests, and get more great reviews.
Did you know that video is the #1 method of attracting and finding new customers? My hunch is “yes, and”… making videos is too hard, time-consuming, or expensive for most hosts. It doesn't have to be, though.
Opening your house to strangers always comes with an element of risk, and although having a guest steal something from your rental is very rare, you should take measures to protect yourself and your valuables. In this blog post, we’ll discuss what you can do as a vacation rental owner.
One of the main reasons why travelers choose to stay in Airbnb properties over hotels is to have a home-away-from-home experience. So, to make your guests feel comfortable, you should provide some Airbnb kitchen essentials needed to cook and serve most meals.
Of course, hosting pets isn’t always possible, but if you’re open to it, you’re likely to attract more travelers and increase your bookings. And if you list your home on Airbnb and choose to make your rental pet-friendly, you can add a pet fee to your nightly price.
Unfortunately, writing guest reviews is rather time-consuming, and sometimes, it can be a bit difficult to come up with a new guest review each time. The good news is that you can create review templates, even automate the process, and then carry on with your day.
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