When travel resumes, bookings will come with an altered guest psyche. Guests will have a heightened sensitivity to hygiene and safety, and the expectation for high-quality properties, detailed preparation, and services will grow higher. Meeting these elevated guest expectations will determine the speed and extent to which vacation rentals recover from COVID-19.
One way to ‘wow’ your guests when they walk through the front door is by equipping your rentals with professional-level supplies, appliances, and amenities. Providing these extras will elevate your guest experience, increase the likelihood of a return booking, and boost referral business. After analyzing property details and amenities from over 50,000 homes on our platform, we’ve identified the property items in each room that separate the ‘hobby vacation rental owner’ from the ‘professional operator’.