The process of renting out a vacation home is no different from any other business venture. There is research, preparation, and plenty of hard work involved. In managing a property, you’re responsible for more than just providing a roof over the heads of guests; you help shape their experience. There’s a good chance that you’d like to shape an enjoyable experience.
The road less traveled is not always the best way to choose when it comes to providing a comfortable stay for your guests. Buying certain household items is one example of where the road less traveled is not always the best. Airbnb hosts should ensure their listings are well-stocked with essentials – tourists like knowing they can expect the expected when it comes to a well-prepared trip and feels taken care of.
Consider that Airbnb is a professional accommodation and that it should reflect the amenities you see in hotels, like maid’s carts and linen closets. In contrast to hotels, there’s always room to create a 5-star Airbnb experience, and that power extends beyond mini-shampoos.
The following checklist will give you a solid basis for being an outstanding host; we’ll keep it simple and focus on basic hosting tools:
In addition to providing some new ideas for what to add to your Airbnb for an improved experience, this resource hopefully also covered all the details easy to forget. For hosts who want to make sure they meet their guests’ expectations, the general rule is to simply imagine yourself in their shoes. Learn more about how Lodgable can help maximize your return on investment by scheduling a free demo