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Tips for Airbnb travelers and hosts
 

We're a group of experienced and dedicated Airbnb hosts and vacation rental owners wanting to share our tips and experiences with others. 

We have a real passion for hosting and would also like to get in touch with other dedicated hosts, vacation rental owners and homeowners renting their properties on Airbnb, Flipkey, Tripsadvisor and similar sites. We're also glad to help those who'd like to get started. 

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We're also providing useful tips for Airbnb travellers and for those who'd like to try this genious concept. 

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For Airbnb hosts: Free vacation rental software for up to 4 listings

Airbnb hosts will now be able to manage up to four listings at AirGMS at zero cost. This Airbnb software enables you to control all your guest communication, bookings and the daily tasks linked with running your business + exclusive features to help hosts grow their short-term rental business and take it to new extraordinary heights. Read more here

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How to list your vacation rental on Tripadvisor

Did you know that advertisers on Tripadvisor earn an average of $26000 per year? 

Tripadvisor is the biggest and most popular travel site in the world - with millions of users worldwide. Adding your vacation rental to Tripadvisor will not only give you a boost in number of booking requests, but also a trusted platoform to advertise at with peace of mind guarantee for hosts and guests. Here's a short guide how to list your Airbnb on Tripadvisor. 

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How to become an Airbnb Superhost

After a quarter with lots of hard work, we once again earned the Airbnb Superhost Badge. In 2017 we hosted 267 guests, earned 5 star reviews 85% of the time with no cancellations. See our top tips for keeping our Airbnb guests happy here: How to become an Airbnb superhost
See also: Become an Airbnb host - it's fast, free and easy to earn extra money on your spare room or house. 

 

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  • Free professional vacation rental website Free professional vacation rental website

    Get your own professional vacation rental website Get your own professional vacation rental website, a powerful channel manager and the possibility to take direct bookings and avoid fees. In addition to 100's of beautifyl layouts and themes you'll get a powerful property manager, channel...

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Booking now allows Airbnb properties on their site

Now Airbnb hosts and vacation rental owners can add their properties to the worlds biggest search engine, Booking.com. It's fast, free and easy. Use this link to get 5 commission free bookings  

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Get more Airbnb bookings with these simple steps

Don't disappear behind 100's of other listings in your area. We'll show you how to get more Airbnb bookings with only a few simple steps. This is the ultimate guide to get more bookings from Airbnb

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Airbnb alternatives

Have you ever used Airbnb or similar websites like Flipkey, Wimdu or Roomorama? On this page you'll find an overview of the most popular and trusted Airbnb alternatives and also an overview of Airbnb competitor sites
 

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  • 01/10/2018 21:38

    What are the Airbnb Superhost Requirements?

    Airbnb Superhost requirements, full overview:   To become an Airbnb Superhost, your response rate must be 90% or better. This means you have answered all booking requests within a day. You...

  • 02/14/2017 20:38

    How to become a member of Airbnb

      Here's a quick guide to how to become a member of Airbnb: 1) Create a profile with Airbnb. Use this link to receive a $25 to spend on your first stay 2) Have a copy of your ID / passport ready...

  • 02/12/2017 11:30

    10 incredible Airbnb guest behaviour illustrated

    Yep, Airbnb guests can be incredible sometimes. I've been hosting since more than 5 years and on this page I've documented some of the most incredible things I've discoreved post guest check...

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Boost your Airbnb ranking

It's a proven fact that people are more likely to click and book the listings appearing on the first pages in Airbnb search. And with 100's or even 1000's of Airbnb listings in the most popular areas, and more listings added every week, you better stay ahead of your competitors. The following tips will help your listing appear higher in the Airbnb search engine, get more visitors and more bookings. Read more here: Airbnb SEO tips

See also our Airbnb marketing tips

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  • 12/18/2018 22:06

    Top 20 Vacation Rental Software

    Here are some of the widely used vacation rental tools and software you can take a look at.       Lodgify vacation rental software If you are looking to manage bookings for your properties and get everything from a vacation rental software, using Lodgify is your best bet. For...

  • 08/03/2017 22:36

    Airbnb phone numbers by contry

    Airbnb brags about their 24/7 open customer service, but numbers are well hidden on their website. So, we're making it easy for you and providing all Airbnb local phone numbers:    Canada 1-855-424-7262 Taiwan 0800 868 313 United Kingdom +44 203 318 1111 United States...

  • 02/25/2017 00:28

    We'll help you list your vacation rental

    Do you own a vacation rental? We'll help you list your vacation rental at all the biggest and most trusted vacation rental sites worldwide. These includes: Flipkey by Tripadvisor / Holidaylettings Airbnb Homeaway Roomorama VRBO Sailo (for boat owners). Get a $100 coupon if signing up through...

  • 01/16/2017 21:50

    Advertise boats on Airbnb

    Did you know you can advertise boats and yachts on Airbnb? If you've got a boat and people can spend the night in it, earn some good extra money by putting it on Airbnb. Other sites to advertise your boats on are Tripadvisor and Sailo (the Airbnb for boats)  

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  • Sleep like Dracula @ Airbnb Sleep like Dracula @ Airbnb

    Halloween nights don’t get much spookier than this. You can now sleep like Dracula at a Castle in Transylvania, Romania. Earlier this month, Airbnb announced that Bran Castle in Romania, also known as “Dracula’s Castle”, would be listed on its website for the night of October...

  • New app to check your Airbnb's ranking position New app to check your Airbnb's ranking position

    Yourporter has just launched a new app checking your Airbnb's ranking position in search.  See also: 10 Airbnb SEO tips to improve your Airbnb ranking position The app was recently launced and you can get a detailed report on your Airbnb's ranking position on a daily or weekly...

  • Airbnb can no longer protect horrible listings Airbnb can no longer protect horrible listings

    Regulators have forced Airbnb to rectify a major flaw in its customer review system which meant that until now some of the worst listings have escaped bad reviews. Currently, guests who decide to cancel their stay or leave early because the apartment or house is a bit of a dump cannot automatically...

  • Airbnb explains what star rating means Airbnb explains what star rating means

    I just used Airbnb as a guest recently and one change I noticed is that when writing a review, Airbnb is explaining what each star means as follows: 1 star = Terrible 2 Star = Bad 3 Star = OK 4 Star = Good 5 Star = Great

  • Airbnb is about to launch a premium service to compete with luxury hotels Airbnb is about to launch a premium service to compete with luxury hotels

    "Airbnb is close to launching a new service that will match guests with quality-inspected home and apartment rentals. The product is intended to attract higher-paying travellers who have yet to use Airbnb because they prefer the amenities guaranteed by fancy hotels, said three people familiar with...

  • Airbnb is introducing new rules for instant book: Airbnb is introducing new rules for instant book:

    Airbnb is introducing new rules for instant book: Improved calendaring — giving hosts with multiple listings (for example, a host with a listing for an entire home and a separate listing for a room inside that home) controls to link their Airbnb calendars and prevent double-bookings, as well...

  • NEWS: Misterb&b raises $8.5 million to build the Airbnb for the LGBTQ community NEWS: Misterb&b raises $8.5 million to build the Airbnb for the LGBTQ community

    "Is there room for smaller, more focused Airbnb competitors? French startup Misterb&b thinks so as the startup just raised $8.5 million from Project A and Ventech to build an apartment renting platform focused on the LGBTQ community. As the name suggests, Misterb&b started with a focus on...

  • News: Airbnb is standardizing the check-in process to make it way less confusing News: Airbnb is standardizing the check-in process to make it way less confusing

    Airbnb is standardizing the check-in process to make it way less confusing  "Airbnb is rolling out a new check-in instructions tool to streamline and improve guest arrivals. Now, guests of hosts who opt in to the new tool will receive clear, visual, in-app step-by-step guides on what to...

  • News: Airbnb increases fees and changes cancellation policies News: Airbnb increases fees and changes cancellation policies

    Airbnb increases fees for hosts and changes it's cancellation policies.  In short, what is going to happen is the following: The Moderate and Strict policies (less favourable to the guests), will be accompanied by an increase in host service fees, from 3% to respectively 4% and 5% to...

  • Airbnb targets business travellers Airbnb targets business travellers

    Airbnb business travel is now ready Airbnb has just launced its new thing: Airbnb for business.    Airbnb is now targeting business travellers and listings eligible to meet those travellers requirements can now "upgrade" to get the Airbnb business badge. To get the airbnb...

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