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Have you read our last article about property investment and want to know on which platform you can rent your luxury vacation rentals home ?
Are you looking to plan your next vacation in an exclusive home? Don’t lose time looking on hundreds of websites which won’t satisfy your expectations. Just look on this selection on website.
Let’s see here, what are the best platforms to rent your luxury vacation rental now!
1- Airbnb Plus and Airbnb Luxe, high-end vacation rental website of Airbnbs
You probably know that Airbnb is one of the most famous platforms to market a short term rental.
However, as you know, more and more people are publishing accomodations on the platform and the high standards for a luxury vacation rentals are not always followed.
Standing out on Airbnb is not always easy, even if you have a luxury villa!
That’s why Airbnb decided to create Airbnb Plus.
If you want to rent your luxury property on Airbnb, just click here:
Be careful, once you are listed on Airbnb Plus, you are forbidden by the platform to list it on other platforms!!
Going above and beyond with Airbnb Luxe
Airbnb bought in 2017 Luxury Retreats, which is the first step to their goal of building Airbnb Luxe.
With Airbnb Luxe / Luxury Retreats you can offer an exclusive experience to your high-end customers. They offer 24/7 concierge services and each apartment or villa who want to be listed on the platform is selected with a +300 checklist !
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2- One fine stay: Luxury vacation rental apartments and homes
Airbnb is open for everyone to list their property and then to become Airbnb Plus you need to be reviewed by a professional.
How to rent on One Fine Stay?
On the other hand on One Fine Stay, you have to be approved to be on the platform. They usually choose only 1 out of 10 property applying to be listed on the platform!
One Fine Stay offers a great service for their guests: a
This ensures you that the competition will be assessed before they can list their homes and put low prices.
Which city except London allows me to rent on One Fine Stay?
One Fine Stay is listing vacation rentals only in a few selected places listed below.
If you are looking on a platform for your exclusive apartment, villa or mansion in Palm Springs, California, Paris or Los Angeles, you can choose to list it on this website.
One Fine Stay is part of the group AccorHotels.
Which loyalty program is linked to One Fine Stay?
One Fine Stay is linked to American Express Travel program and Virtuoso. Guests booking with such cards can get added amenities to their stay or get a Full fridge service on arrival.
3- VRBO / HomeAway Luxury Homes rental
As Airbnb, this major platform for listing a property also created a special section on their website to list a luxury short term rentals.
How to rent on Luxury HomeAway?
You can create an account easily and set up your listing as you would do on Airbnb or the normal HomeAway platform.
This platform has not many properties on it and they are all vetted before being listed.
They are targeting the business travelers and corporate travelers.
They are taking care of everything for you: creating a listing, taking professional pictures, professional cleaning, marketing,…
If you don’t want to lose time, this is the best option for you as they manage everything from the start. You just need to invest in your property and design everything to make it an exclusive experience for your guests, then you just get the benefits.
For information, Oasis is linked to Hyatt Hotels and Resorts.
Which loyalty program is linked to Oasis?
Guests booking on Oasis earn points on their World of Hyatt loyalty program.
5- Inspirato – Effortless Vacation Rentals Real Estate
Inspirato is a travel club for high-end customers like Exclusive Resorts.
On the contrary of the latest, Inspirato gives you the opportunity to list your own property for members of their club.
Inspirato Club cost for travelers
As there is a cost ($10,000 one time, and membership cost of $3,500) for members to enter, only selected guests will be able to rent your luxury vacation rentals! You won’t get picky guests asking for discounts!
Like Oasis, they offer you a full service. They take care of everything: marketing, house maintenance, cleaning, etc…
Criteria to join Inspirato Homeowners listing
- spacious kitchen to fit a private chef
- easy access to golf, spas, fitness and dining
- space to entertain groups of friends and families
- exceptional furnishing
- attractive views in perfect destinations
Which platform is best for your luxury vacation rentals in Florida?
One Fine Stay and Oasis don’t offer you the opportunity to list in Florida until now.
Luxury HomeAway and Airbnb Plus let you list your vacation rentals in Florida.
Inspirato offers a lot of luxury vacation rentals in Florida: Orlando, Miami, Palm Beach and much more!
Over to you, tell us in the comments on which platform have you already listed your luxury vacation rentals?
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I’m Natacha, a French vegan Airbnb host who has been working online for the past 4 years. I help hosts stand out and make more money online so they can have a good work-life balance!