How to Set Yourself Apart As a 5-Star Airbnb Host

Don't get lost in the search pages with these tips for guaranteeing a trip guests will remember fondly — and write about! Hello, Super Host Status.

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Top Tips for Hosting a Short-Term Rental 01:22

These guest room amenities will make you the host with the most.

Is it just us or are Airbnbs and other short-term rentals taking over the out-of-town accommodations scene? Often priced lower than hotels while offering more space and a homier atmosphere, it's really no surprise these alternative lodgings are taking a big bite out of the tourism industry.

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Search for accommodations just about anywhere, and you'll quickly find the eager hosts that want your business are aplenty. So, as a host, setting your space apart and taking care to thoughtfully provide all the necessities (as well as the delightful extras) is a must. Follow our tips for creating the ultimate landing pad, and prepare to see the 5-star reviews flow in.

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