Airbnb Removes 80% of Listings in Japan

A few days ago, 80% of Airbnb listings in Japan disappeared. The total number of properties available plummeted from over 62,000 to a meagmeager800. According to the Japan Times, the move comes in response to a new law in Japan as of June 15, 2018.

Airbnb Introduces Split Payment Option

Airbnb has introduced the ability to split your payments for a stay. The new system, called “Pay Less Upfront”, came into effect January 15, 2018. According to the Airbnb press release, the functionality comes in response to the fact that 40% of its customers opted to use this option in testing. Most of those who opted for a split payment also opted to take up higher priced bookings when making a split payment.

Earn 3 SkyMiles for Every Dollar Spent at Airbnb

Airbnb and Delta announced their partnership in November 2016, where you could earn SkyMiles when booking stays through DeltaAirbnb.com. Delta has just announced a new promotion with Airbnb that allows you to earn 3 SkyMiles per dollar spent on your stay….

20% Off AirBNB Gift Cards

Since its creation in 2008, Airbnb has taken the travel world by storm and currently dwarfs any hotel chain, with over 2 million properties in 191 countries and 34,000 cities worldwide. The company’s strength comes from its diverse locations and…

Earn Delta SkyMiles For Airbnb Stays

Delta and Airbnb have just announced a partnership that allows you to earn Delta miles for your Airbnb stays. Regardless of your current Airbnb status, you can begin earning 1 mile/$ for all of your Airbnb stays. The partnership also…

When To Book Airbnb Over A Hotel

The use of peer-to-peer vacation rentals has exploded over the last decade. It took Marriott 60 years and numerous acquisitions to establish itself as the world’s biggest hotel operator. But in just 9 short years, Airbnb has grown to eclipse the largest global hotel chains in value, and with over 4 million listings, has more rooms available than the top 5 hotel chains combined.