Luxury 2nd homes and AIR BNB rentals can definitely allow us to fulfill our desires of designing luxurious leisure time into our everyday living by allowing us to stay at or even own property that we may otherwise not be able to afford. However, with the new ability to connect with strangers and rent automatically through technology comes new etiquette questions. Tip or no tip? Owner Occupied Home Stay or Private Property Rental? What do do if your timing changes?
In Episode 81 Lizzie and Dan discuss home rental Air BNB etiquette, owner occupied vs private property and choosing your rental appropriately. You can skip to 35:00 to hear their answers.
Choosing Wisely and Clear Communication
Plan early, plan ahead...communicate changes, do your best to communicate with your host...
Tipping and Host Gifting
Read your contracts, if there is a cleaning fee, there is no tip required, read and understand the expectations, follow the instructions and stick to the guidelines set by your host.