Hospitable.com (ex. Smartbnb) vs. Your Porter

Looking for vacation rental management software and wondering whether you should choose Hospitable.com (formerly Smartbnb) or Your Porter? Both Hospitable.com and Your Porter can be used to manage listings on Airbnb, Vrbo, and Booking.com and come with reporting features. But although both tools look similar if we compare Hospitable vs. Your Porter, we’ll notice that these platforms differ in features, functionality, and pricing. So which of them is the best fit for your short-term rental business?

Hospitable.com automates virtually all aspects of guest communication. It allows hosts to offer an extended stay based on availability and uses AI to detect guests’ questions on 20+ topics and responds automatically. Your Porter also allows you to send automatic messages to your guests, but this app lacks these advanced messaging features.

Hospitable.com users mention they find the setup speed and the ease of use outstanding. New users can expect to get started within an hour and get quick support at any time.

Compare Hospitable.com vs. Your Porter using the tables below.

Hospitable.com Your Porter
Platforms Airbnb, Booking.com, Vrbo Airbnb, Booking.com, Vrbo
iCal support Yes Yes
Manual reservations Yes Yes

Messages Automation

Hospitable.com Your Porter
Triggers Check-in, check-out, confirmation, question, inquiry, cancellation, day of the week. Check-in, check-out, confirmation, day of the week.
Preview before sending Automated or preview Automated or preview
Adjust message based on special conditions Yes Yes
Proactive communication Offer an extended stay based on availability No
Reactive communication Detects questions on 20+ topics and responds automatically No
Shortcodes for personalization Yes Yes

Reviews management

Hospitable.com Your Porter
Publish personalized 5-star review Yes Yes
Follow-up with a guest to get a review Yes No
Publish bad review at the last moment Yes No


Hospitable.com Your Porter
Calendars Yes Yes
Pricing Yes Yes

Direct booking

Hospitable.com Your Porter
Website builder Yes Yes
Payment processing Yes Yes


Hospitable.com Your Porter
Smart pricing Yes Yes
Smart locks Yes Yes
Email Yes Yes


Hospitable.com Your Porter
Reporting Basic Advanced

Team reminders

Hospitable.com Your Porter
Channels Email, SMS Email, SMS
Custom messages for every team member Yes Yes
Task management Yes Yes


Hospitable.com Your Porter
Pricing $40 per two listings $74 per two listings


Hospitable.com Your Porter
G2 rating 4.9/5 -
Trustpilot rating 4.8/5 3.8/5

Users love Hospitable.com

G2 Leader
G2 Most Implementable
G2 best Relationship
G2 Best Results
G2 Best Usability
Fastest Growing
Software Advice Most Recommended
GetApp Category Leaders 2022

Both tools allow sending team reminders via email and SMS, have integrations with smart pricing tools and smart locks, come with reporting features and iCal support, and offer calendar synchronization on Airbnb, Booking.com, and Vrbo as well as manual reservations. But only Hospitable.com  allows hosts to sync pricing on multiple channels and has more advanced review management features.

Hospitable.com is less expensive – the costs start at $40 per two listings compared to $74 per two listings on Your Porter.

Try Hospitable.com!

No need to disconnect your existing tools from Airbnb

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Hospitable.com helps you automate messaging, team, and operations management, and run all your Airbnb, Booking.com, Vrbo, and Google properties from one convenient dashboard.

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