Ever wonder what guests REALLY want from a vacation rental? Spoiler alert: it’s not a tacky fridge magnet!

Today, we’re diving deep into the wild world of vacation rental guest experience.

Picture this – You’ve got a vacation rental, and you’re trying to keep up with what feels like the ever-changing mood swings of travellers. Well, today, we’re serving up some of the tastiest tips to keep you on the cutting edge.


Ways to highlight your vacation rental guest experience


Let’s face it, we’re in the 21st century. If your home’s not ‘smart’, it’s like leaving home without your smartphone – unthinkable! Smart door locks? Yes, please! And if your Wi-Fi feels like it’s still in the 90s, time for an upgrade.


All About That Luxury Life:

Think spa-grade towels, hotel-like linens, and maybe even a fancy coffee maker that can make even the grumpiest of morning guests smile. And to top it off, a welcome guide that’s so detailed, it could double as an encyclopedia for your place. Fewer questions for you, and more ‘aha’ moments for them!

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Local Flavour:

Make deals with your local café or theatre. Nothing says ‘exclusive’ like giving your guests VIP treatment in town. And, depending on whether they’re on a romantic rendezvous or a wild family adventure, sprinkle in some personalized local tips.


Safety Dance:

It’s not all about the flash; the basics matter! Ensure those smoke alarms work and throw in a first-aid kit. It’s like a safety net, but less circus-y. And, while we’re on the topic of convenience, make check-ins and check-outs smoother. A video tutorial wouldn’t hurt if your door lock’s got more combinations than a Rubik’s Cube.


Feedback Frenzy:

After their stay, drop your guest a note. You know, like the good old times but digital. Encourage feedback and engage with it online. Let the world see you care.


In a nutshell, stay ahead, be the host with the most, and watch as your vacation rental becomes the talk of the town.

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What are your favourite ways of meeting your guest’s expectations?

Let me know.


In our next episode, I will show you ways to handle red tape.


In conclusion

In the ever-evolving world of vacation rentals, it’s crucial to remember that guests are seeking more than just a place to sleep; they’re searching for an experience. From ensuring top-notch technology and offering a taste of luxury, to creating partnerships with local businesses and ensuring safety – every detail matters. Meeting and exceeding your vacation rental guest experience is more than just a business strategy; it’s a commitment to creating lasting memories for travellers.


By embracing these strategies, not only will your property stand out in a crowded marketplace, but you’ll also be on your way to establishing trust and building a loyal guest base. As hosts, our goal is to provide a home away from home, and with these tips, you’re one step closer to turning every stay into a 5-star experience.





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