What brings you to the area? Who are you coming with? When do you think
you’ll arrive? Airbnb hosts have a number of questions swirling through
their minds when they receive a booking. And many hosts take the
opportunity to get to know their potential gue...
Superhosts deserve web addresses that are as unique as their homes and
hospitality. And soon, all Superhosts will be able to create a custom
web address—an exclusive, easy-to-remember link that will help guests
find their specific listings and make it eas...
We’ve noticed a lot of discussion lately about the updated Superhost
criteria, so we wanted to explain why we made this update. The Superhost
program recognizes the best and most iconic hosts on Airbnb. Since it
began, in order to be a Superhost you had t...
You’ve told us that the Reservations List is an important tool for
managing your listing on Airbnb, so we want to make sure it has the
functionality you need. We asked hosts in the Community Center how you
use the Reservations List and what improvements y...
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...
Instant Book basics Instant Book is a powerful tool that allows guests
to instantly book your home for available dates—alleviating the need for
hosts to review and accept each booking request individually. Many hosts
report that they earn more money by ma...
Many of you have asked us how Airbnb can protect hosts from one-off bad
reviews. When this question came up at the most recent Host Q&A, we told
you we were working on ways to make the review process more fair for
hosts. Specifically, we made 2 promises: ...
Earlier this year, we announced that hosts will soon be required to
provide a specific set of amenities in each listing that we consider
“essential” to a comfortable stay. Since then, we heard it was impacting
some hosts’ ability to host successfully. So ...
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, Welcome to Airbnb Updates! This new blog within the
Community Center is where you can find product updates, host stories,
company news, inspiration and tips to help you grow your business, and
other important messages from Airbnb. We’ve poste...