For Superhosts Mary and Buster Reynolds, hospitality and home building
have been a part of their lives for 40 years. “It’s a way of life,”
Buster said. He and his wife Mary have been building their home by hand
since 1980, and sharing it with guests. “Wit...
February 7, 2019 Hi everyone,Congratulations to all of you who achieved
or maintained your Superhost status in the January assessment. It’s an
awesome accomplishment. Thank you for continuing to set a wonderful
standard for hospitality in our community. Y...
Last Friday, hundreds of thousands of federal employees went without
paychecks. We know that some of you in our host community are included
in that group, and we want to help. Starting today, we’re offering all
federal executive branch employee hosts some...
During this busy holiday travel season, we know that protecting your
home and guests is important to you. Here are three things you can do
now: Make sure you have working smoke and carbon monoxide (CO)
detectors. Check your home to see if you already have...
Hosting a private room can have incredible advantages: attracting guests
who value a local connection, making new friends from all over the
world, and creating a sense of belonging right in your own home. It can
also come with a few unique challenges, fro...
If you’re feeling a dose of deja vu whenever you open a message from a
guest, you’re not alone. There are some topics hosts are asked about
again and again, such as exceptions for pets, wi-fi codes, directions,
best places to eat, and more. Well, there’s ...
Hi everyone, Let me take a second to introduce myself: I’m Laura
Chambers, and I lead the team at Airbnb that’s dedicated to helping
hosts like you succeed. (You might remember me from the most recent Host
Q&A.) I’ve been a fan and engaged user of Airbnb ...
When travel and accessibility meet, it can be life changing for guests
with limited mobility. For the first big trip of his life, Edouard was
flying 10,000 miles (17,000 kilometers) from France to Australia,
looking for an extraordinary experience and a h...
From safety tips to product updates, the most popular stories from the
past year continue to be helpful today. Check out all 10 articles. Meet
Els, an Open Homes host in Rome Els, of Belgium, wanted to pay forward
the hospitality she received when she mov...
You’ve told us that managing reservations from home or on the go could
be easier and more consistent. As we did with changes to your
reservations list, we’ve listened to your feedback, studied hosts’
concerns raised with the community-support team, and ru...