Earn money as an Airbnb host
Share your home on Airbnb to build up your savings, fund your next trip, or simply meet interesting travellers.

Find out what you could earn

Monthly potential
Monthly potential
Monthly potential
Monthly potential

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.
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
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

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.

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. From our $1M protection for property damage to 24/7 global service, 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
24/7 global customer support
I fit Airbnb around my own lifestyle as much as possible.
I fit Airbnb around my own lifestyle as much as possible.
Dennis hosts in London for the flexibility it provides
Dennis hosts in London for the flexibility it provides
I fit Airbnb around my own lifestyle as much as possible.
I fit Airbnb around my own lifestyle as much as possible.
Dennis hosts in London for the flexibility it provides
Dennis hosts in London for the flexibility it provides

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.

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

Your questions answered

Ready to earn?

Ready to earn?