Earn money as an Airbnb host

Find out what you could earn

Earn money as an Airbnb host

Find out what you could earn

Why host on Airbnb?

No matter what kind of home or room you have to share, Airbnb makes it simple and secure to host travellers. You’re in full control of your availability, prices, house rules, and how you interact with guests.
No matter what kind of home or room you have to share, Airbnb makes it simple and secure to host travellers. You’re in full control of your availability, prices, house rules, and how you interact with guests.

We have your back

To keep you, your home, and your belongings safe, we cover every booking with $1M USD in property damage protection and another $1M USD in insurance against accidents.
To keep you, your home, and your belongings safe, we cover every booking with $1M USD in property damage protection and another $1M USD in insurance against accidents.

Hosting in 3 steps

List your space for free

Share any space without sign-up charges, from a shared living room to a second home and everything in-between.
Share any space without sign-up charges, from a shared living room to a second home and everything in-between.

Decide how you want to host

Choose your own schedule, prices, and requirements for guests. We’re there to help along the way.
Choose your own schedule, prices, and requirements for guests. We’re there to help along the way.

Welcome your first guest

Once your listing is live, qualified guests can reach out. You can message them with any questions before their stay.
Once your listing is live, qualified guests can reach out. You can message them with any questions before their stay.
The Host Guarantee helped me decide to join Airbnb because I have it to fall back on if there's damage or problems.
The Host Guarantee helped me decide to join Airbnb because I have it to fall back on if there's damage or problems.
Dennis hosts in London for the flexibility it provides
Dennis hosts in London for the flexibility it provides
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The Host Guarantee helped me decide to join Airbnb because I have it to fall back on if there's damage or problems.
The Host Guarantee helped me decide to join Airbnb because I have it to fall back on if there's damage or problems.
Dennis hosts in London for the flexibility it provides
Dennis hosts in London for the flexibility it provides
Learn how they host

We’ve got you covered

We know it’s a priority to trust the people staying in your home. Airbnb allows you to set strict requirements for who can book and to get to know guests before their stay.

If something does come up, though, we have your back. With our Host Guarantee covering property damage and our Host Protection Insurance for liability, you’re supported as a host throughout.
Ability to require government ID before booking
House Rules guests must agree to
Chance to read reviews from past trips
Free $1M protection for property damage
Free $1M liability insurance
24/7 global customer support

Payments made simple

Charge what you want

You always get to pick your price. Need help? We have tools to help you match demand in your area.
You always get to pick your price. Need help? We have tools to help you match demand in your area.

Pay low fees

There’s no cost to sign up. Airbnb generally charges hosts a flat 3% per reservation, amongst the lowest fees in the industry.
There’s no cost to sign up. Airbnb generally charges hosts a flat 3% per reservation, amongst the lowest fees in the industry.

Get paid quickly

Once a guest checks in, we can send your money by Paypal, direct deposit, or other available methods.
Once a guest checks in, we can send your money by Paypal, direct deposit, or other available methods.
Hosting has helped me pay for a new kitchen and other upgrades.
Hosting has helped me pay for a new kitchen and other upgrades.
Tessa hosts in London to earn extra money
Tessa hosts in London to earn extra money
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Hosting has helped me pay for a new kitchen and other upgrades.
Hosting has helped me pay for a new kitchen and other upgrades.
Tessa hosts in London to earn extra money
Tessa hosts in London to earn extra money
Learn how they host

Hosts like you, worldwide

2.9M
Hosts on Airbnb
Hosts on Airbnb
800K
Average Airbnb stays each night
Average Airbnb stays each night
14K
New hosts per month
New hosts per month

About Airbnb

What is Airbnb?

Airbnb connects people with places to stay and things to do around the world. The community is powered by hosts, who provide their guests with the unique opportunity to travel like a local.
Airbnb connects people with places to stay and things to do around the world. The community is powered by hosts, who provide their guests with the unique opportunity to travel like a local.

What is hosting?

You can earn money by sharing your room or home with travellers from around the world. When you host and how you interact with your guests is completely up to you.
You can earn money by sharing your room or home with travellers from around the world. When you host and how you interact with your guests is completely up to you.

Your questions answered

Ready to earn?

Ready to earn?

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