Each home list must pass a rigorous evaluation, which considers more than 300 criteria, so you can expect to find elevated design standards, rare and unique features, kitchen utensils and at least one bathroom per bedroom. You also get a dedicated tour designer, ready to make sure your "tailor-made experiences" are "truly magical" ̵
The new luxury service talks about how far Airbnb has come from the humble beginnings of three friends with air mattresses in a San Francisco apartment. The company has continuously added new services – such as adventure holidays and "heritage travel". And as it pushes into the traditional hotel industry, it stands against competition from likes like Marriott, which launched a luxury home and villa rental earlier this year. Airbnb says customers are ready for high-end excursions as well. In 2018, the number of listings for listings worth at least $ 1,000 a night increased more than 60 percent, and with the luxury travel market estimated at $ 200 billion, the company sees room for growth.