The best TV for an Airbnb is cheap, has every feature a guest could want, and it's super easy to access everything. We use the TCL Roku TV.
Your expenses as an Airbnb host are directly tied to how profitable you are. So knowing all those costs can help you make good investing decisions. And tracking those costs will ensure your Airbnb continues to make money.
Kate and I have gone through a lot of air mattresses in our Airbnbs, and ultimately we've only found two that can hold up to the high usage.
I believe that as long as your bedrooms have the space, a King bed is the best choice for you Airbnb, but there are some arguments against this.
Every short term rental should have a microwave, and the best microwaves for Airbnb are easy to use, long lasting, affordable and they match the interior of your home.
The best pull out couch for an Airbnb is one that is easy for your guests to operate, but difficult for them to break.
In my mind, charcoal grills are the best for Airbnb. No, they aren't the most glamorous and they certainly don't feel luxurious, but they check every box. Plain and simple is always better than confusing or occasionally problematic. So I say go with a charcoal grill for your Airbnb, plain and simple.
After looking at the last 12 months of booking rates for my three Airbnb listings, our average booking rate was around 2.5%. Elsewhere online, I've seen hosts reporting numbers between 0.5% and about 3.0%.
In order to make money on Airbnb, you need bookings, and you can't get bookings without views. I believe you can run a successful Airbnb (at least 40% occupancy) with an average of 200 views per month.
I believe your Airbnb cover photo is the single most important part of your listing. It's the first impression a potential guest gets of your place and it communicates so many things they care about.