To help your guests have a great stay, you want to make sure they can
make the most of all the appliances and amenities in your home. And for
your own peace of mind, you want to make sure they know how to operate
those features correctly. Airbnb’s house m...
Check-in can be a confusing process for guests, and if things don’t go
smoothly, it can cause extra work and worry for hosts, too. There’s a
tool on the Airbnb mobile app that can help: check-in guide. “I use [the
check-in guide] to put all my check-in in...
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...
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 ...
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 asked: What can I do to get more bookings? We went straight to the
source for this answer: We asked guests what they look for in Airbnb
stays, and we analyzed their booking behavior to find out what takes
them from browsing to booking. It turns out th...
We’re thrilled to welcome Chip Conley to the Community Center to share
his reflections on the relationship between wisdom and work and how the
Airbnb host community has helped shape his career. A longtime
hospitality entrepreneur, Airbnb strategic advisor...
Nikki was one of the first hosts on Airbnb to earn Superhost status when
the program first rolled out in 2014. She’s maintained that status for
16 consecutive quarters. How does Nikki do it? She learned hosting from
the ground up, starting with a tiny cot...
The quality of your photos can have a big impact on how well your
listing performs. Listings with higher quality photos generally stand
out in search results and get booked more often. Our research found that
photos are one of the top three things guests ...