A Superhost checks in at the Airbnb tailgate party in Austin, Texas. A
lively tailgate party at The University of Texas at Austin’s homecoming
game this month was the perfect way to welcome a dynamic group of
new-to-Airbnb hosts—and show our appreciation ...
Guest standards, new safety features, and irrelevant reviews are just
some of the hot topics we covered at Host Q&A in Austin, Texas, in
November. Though the questions were asked by local hosts in Austin, they
reflect questions we’ve heard from hosts arou...
You asked: Can Airbnb share more information about guests, like their
ratings, full name, etc.? Can we get the ability to flag bad guests and
make this information visible to other hosts? More guest information
We're taking a close look at what additional...
You asked: Can Airbnb protect hosts from one-off bad reviews? Reviews
are so important. They not only impact the success of your business,
they’re also really personal. We know you put a lot of thought and care
into your hospitality and that it’s frustrat...
Hi everyone, Today we announced that Airbnb is acquiring HotelTonight.
HotelTonight is a hotel-booking service that specializes in boutique and
independent hotels, and focuses on making last-minute trips easy and
fun. We’ve sent out a press announcement, ...
Hi everyone, Thanks for all of your feedback on the recent changes we
announced to the guest profile photo process. Our team has read each and
every one of your comments. We understand many of you are feeling
frustrated right now, so we want to respond wi...
At a recent Host Q&A event in Sydney, Ben, a Superhost from Brisbane,
Australia, asked a great question: What happens to the money Airbnb
collects from hosts and guests as service fees? We thought it was such a
fantastic question, we wanted to share a few...
This week, tens of thousands of United Automobile Worker (UAW) members
are going 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 striking UAW members who...
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 ...
Caption: Airbnb co-founders Brian Chesky, Joe Gebbia, and Nathan
Blecharczyk attended the party to congratulate the 12 Superhosts and
their guests in person. Achieving Superhost status is an incredible
achievement, one that represents standout hospitality...