4 Airbnb Hosting Business Success Stories [2022]

4 Airbnb Hosting Business Success Stories [2022]
Start An Airbnb Hosting Business

Do you have an extra room or unoccupied house in your home? You can turn that property into a revenue-generating asset by starting an Airbnb listing. Airbnb is one of the world’s largest accommodation platforms. According to experts, Airbnb’s future is undoubtedly bright.

Therefore, starting an Airbnb business can be rewarding. To start, prepare your Airbnb listing and set it up accordingly. To increase bookings, offer the best services and encourage the guests to leave a positive review.

Here are some real life success stories of starting a airbnb hosting business:

1. Host Butlers ($420K/year)

Gary Fox (from Dublin, Ireland) started Host Butlers over 7 years ago.

Revenue
$35K / month
Team
1 founders / 4 employees
Location
Dublin, Ireland

Case Study

My name is Gary Fox, and I run HostButlers, an Airbnb concierge service in Dublin, Ireland.

Since we started nearly four years ago, we have hosted over 200,000 people and have been profitable from month 5.

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2. Home Sweet City ($3.24M/year)

Lara Hawketts (from Washington D.C., Washington, D.C., USA) started Home Sweet City almost 14 years ago.

Revenue
$270K / month
Team
2 founders / 6 employees

Case Study

Hi, I’m Lara! I’m the owner and co-founder of Home Sweet City. We’re based in Washington, D.C. and we help busy homeowners make extra money by renting their homes on platforms like Airbnb.

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3. Our Rich Journey | Sharing Ways to Achieve Financial Independence & Retire Early (FIRE) ($102K/year)

Revenue
$8.5K / month

Case Study

4.

Login • Instagram ($16K/year)

Revenue
$1.33K / month

Case Study

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