Hosting Hotline: What Supplies Do Your Guests Need Most? (Episode 308)

Airbnb Hosting Hotline: Help for Short-Term Rental Hosts

Stock Your Rental Space With Confidence Using Our Official STR Essentials Checklist

Welcome back to the Hosting Hotline! This is an Ask Me Anything where each week we’ll answer your questions on Airbnb, STRs, real estate, and everything in between.

Russell asks:

We just purchased our first property and we’re wondering about stocking the kitchen. What supplies do rentals really need, in your experience? Is there anything that you’ve added to the property that maybe you didn’t think of at first?

(01:21) A Question From Russell About Supplies 

  • First-time hosts wondering what products to leave for customers

(01:48) Recommendations for Stocking the Kitchen

  • Prepare for thanksgiving dinner 
  • Use Amazon Prime for quick request fulfillment 

(02:47) Official Airbnb Essentials Checklist

  • Get the essentials checklist:
  • Go the extra mile with  clips, cups, and containers 

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Together, Annette & Sarah are the dynamic duo behind the wildly popular podcast Thanks For Visiting, co-creators of the Hosting Business Mastery Method, & seasoned short-term-rental hosts.

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