We know many of you have been excited to hear who are the winners of the 2016 Host Story Contest and we are pleased to say the wait is now over.
We asked hosts from all over the world to share their unbelievable host experiences and the reaction was overwhelming. We received many unique and inspirational stories and they were all a joy to read. Thank you to everyone who contributed.
It was a particularly hard decision, so we hope you will enjoy reading the winners:
To view the stories in full in the Host Stories board, click ‘read more’ on the links above.
There are so many amazing community stories, we hope you will enjoy reading these and continue to share yours in the Community Center. Have you had any similar experiences like these? Why not share your thoughts and congratulations with the Marvis N Ken, Imad and Aldona here in this thread.
Congratulations again to all the winners. And thank you all for helping to create a world where travelers can belong anywhere.
Thanks for asking. Yes, they did:
One 1st prize of $12,000 USD
One 2nd prize of $8,000 USD
One 3rd prize of $5,000 USD
To read more about the original contest, the details can be viewed in the Airbnb Open board, here.
Do think you could be tempted to enter next year? I am sure you have many inspiring stories. :)
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