What is Airbnb?
Airbnb began in 2008 when two designers who had space to share hosted three travelers looking for a place to stay. Now, millions of hosts and travelers choose to create a free Airbnb account so they can list their space and book unique accommodations anywhere in the world.
What is an Airbnb experience host?
And Airbnb experience hosts share their passions and interests with both travelers and locals. Airbnb helps make sharing easy, enjoyable, and safe. We verify personal profiles and listings, maintain a smart messaging system so hosts and guests can communicate with certainty, and manage a trusted platform to collect and transfer payments.
How do you communicate with Airbnb hosts?
Options like self check-in or booking an entire home allow you to interact with your host mainly through in-app messaging—you can message them anytime if something comes up. What’s Airbnb doing about COVID-19?
How do I contact Airbnb hosts?
Contacting Hosts is as simple as sending them a quick message on Airbnb to let them know you’re interested in their place or experience. For your safety and privacy, guests and Hosts only receive each others phone numbers after a reservation is confirmed.
What makes a good Airbnb host?
As a Host, you can help guests enjoy a great stay (and encourage good reviews) by communicating clearly and promptly from the moment guests express interest in your listing, until after they’ve checked out of your place. Be transparent: Host Abhay from San Francisco says he’s extra transparent about this space.
Where can I find help with common questions about Airbnb?
Visit the Help Center to find answers to common questions, including information about: If you need to securely send or request money for something that wasn’t included in a listing, visit the Resolution Center. We can also get involved if you need help working out the details with your Host or guest.
Is it safe to share my phone number with Airbnb guests?
For your safety and privacy, guests and Hosts only receive each others phone numbers after a reservation is confirmed. Learn more about why it’s good to keep communication and transactions on Airbnb.