Join Christopher Matthew Spencer for an in-depth discussion in this video Entertainment amenities, part of Making Money with Airbnb.
- A key amenity for your rental is entertainment.…The entertainment options must be relevant…to the type of guest.…While it's perfectly okay for a log cabin…to have no television set,…most vacationers and business travelers…expect really fast internet,…the ability to watch movies and television shows,…and listen to music.…Let's explore how to handle this beautifully,…and at a low cost.…I prefer DSL over cable internet.…I found that DSL is more realiable.…While cable companies tout faster speeds,…they also share customer connections over a single cable.…
DSL is a dedicated circuit, and in my experience,…the most reliable connection available.…The cost difference for the fastest speed possible…is usually small,…and the benefit is that you can cut the cable TV…and offer a digital only experience for your guests.…If you're ordering internet for the first time,…be sure and do so early on…because some areas require lead times,…and you don't want a lack of internet…to become a fiasco.…When ordering service,…get the wireless router as part of the package.…
AuthorChristopher Matthew Spencer
Christopher Matthew Spencer, a successful Airbnb host, first acquaints viewers with Airbnb and the requirements—both in terms of mindset and property—needed to venture into the Airbnb world. Then you'll learn how to prep a property, stock it with amenities that will garner 5-star reviews, and craft an attention getting listing that covers everything from the headline to property descriptions and guides. The course also explores how to manage guest interactions, deal with housekeeping and maintenance, and promote listings outside of Airbnb. Start watching to learn how you can profit from this great sharing economy platform.
- Evaluating whether Airbnb is right for you
- Writing about and photographing the property
- Establishing a price for your Airbnb rental
- Planning for ongoing maintenance
- Preparing the kitchen, bedroom(s), and other spaces
- Stocking your rental with amenities
- Scouting the competition
- Managing guest interactions, including check-in and checkout
- Working with guest feedback
- Promoting your Airbnb rental
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 02/03/2016. What changed?
A: We added one video on Airbnb's Instant Book feature.
1. An Overview of Airbnb
2. Preparing Your Property
4. Ready, Set, Go! Getting Up and Running on Airbnb
5. Service Is Your Brand: Managing Guest Interactions
6. Housekeeping and Maintenance
7. Working with Guest Feedback
8. Tips for Success
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