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How to Make Your Airbnb Photos Stand Out

How to Make Your Airbnb Photos Stand Out By Snezana Krdzic of Short Term Stays Is your Airbnb selfie worthy? And by that we mean, is it ready to take professional shots that will be posted for everyone to see? And if not, how do you even go about preparing your rental property for the arrival of a photographer? It’s a no-brainer that professional photos are a must nowadays, that...
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Holiday Rentals – Time To Reveal Yourself

  By vacation rental marketing expert, Karen Spencer Holiday Rental Business Holiday Rental Business Time to reveal yourself As a holiday home owner it’s very easy to hide behind your computer and talk consistently about your holiday home and your holiday home’s location. There’s nothing wrong with that but don’t forget the old adage that ‘people buy from people’. You have to stop hiding, come out from behind your computer...
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What It Takes to Be an Airbnb Host That Has Soul

What It Takes to Be an Airbnb Host That Has Soul By Snezana Krdzic of Short Term Stays We all have soul right? But what we want to address today is how to keep the soul behind the basic idea of the home sharing industry, and not let it become just your business. Being an Airbnb host is a game we’d all love to participate in, and we can, but...
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Vacation Rental Management – Perfect Bathrooms

By Alanna Shroeder Here’s another of an exclusive series of videos made by Alanna Shroeder of The Distinguished Guest for Rent More Weeks. In this short video Alanna shows you how to add some lovely touches to your bathrooms. Many owners and managers think that they already do this perfectly well but by introducing a few extra details you can raise the bar and hit hotel standards and beyond. After all, guests...
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Vacation Rental Management – Perfect towels

By Alanna Shroeder Here’s another of an exclusive series of videos made by Alanna Shroeder of The Distinguished Guest for Rent More Weeks. In this short video Alanna shows you how to fold towels perfectly. Many owners and managers think that they already fold towels perfectly well but by introducing a few extra touches you can raise the bar an hit hotel standards and beyond. After all, guests appreciate the...
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Vacation Rental Management – Making The Perfect Bed

By Alanna Shroeder Here’s the first of an exclusive series of videos made by Alanna Shroeder of The Distinguished Guest for Rent More Weeks. In this short video Alanna shows you how to make the perfect bed. Many owners and managers think that they already make beds perfectly well but by introducing a few extra touches you can raise the bar an hit hotel standards and beyond. After all, guests...
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Nice Vacation Rental News Week

   By Alan Egan Nice Vacation Rental News Week Last week Julia of @ParadiseFound left the following comment here on rentmoreweeks regarding Karen Spencer’s latest post Alan, these are my favorite posts to read. Not stressful, lighthearted and the fun side of the VR business. Thanks for needed relief. I’ve taken Julia’s comment to heart and declared this week on RMW’s – Nice Vacation Rental News Week. So in an effort to add...
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Vacation Rental Marketing Tips | Smile Please

By Alan Egan In a world of multi-media and social media it helps to be media savvy and sociable. The big players within the vacation rental listing sites are now offering space to upload more and more images. So, here’s todays tip,  add a smiling photo of yourself / yourselves, preferably outside your holiday home. The two photos above right come from wonderfulland.com one of the best bed and breakfast...
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Vacation Rental Review Tips | Wine And Tapas

There has been a bit of chat on Linkedin this week regarding reviews (see here) so I thought that I would share another tip from our Recipies for 5 star reviews – This time it couldn’t be easier or cheaper for that matter… Here’s a simple welcome pack suitable for two adult guests that will arrive late morning / mid afternoon. It’s a simple wine and tapas pack, consisting of...
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10 Ways To Make Your Customers Fall In Love With Your Brand

We found this very helpful infographic (and wise words) on providesupport.com and wanted to share it here as it really fits with what we teach over at bookingsplus4g.com (the bookings university). Have a read, take some notes and raise your guest centric bar in order to stand out from the ever growing vacation rental crowd. [pullquote align=”full” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””]In a huge variety of brands offering similar products or...
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