Airbnb adds new service for its guests
If you think that only hotels can offer concierge services, think again. Whether it’s a room or a house you’re renting at Airbnb, you won’t have to sacrifice the service. To beat the competition with hotels, Airbnb has added concierge services. This 24/7 service is available for Airbnb guests that stay at an Airbnb property. Guests will receive a phone number to call with each reservation made through the site.
MyAssist is partnering with Airbnb with this initiative. Operators will be able to provide useful information and suggestions similar to a concierge service in a regular hotel. Guest will be able to take advantage of this service at no extra cost.
The Airbnb Concierge can help you with various tasks like making restaurant reservations, arranging for spa services, recommending night life hot spots, booking transportation, tickets to special events and assisting with various travel arrangements and tours of local attractions.
In terms of logistics Airbnb Concierge will answer questions about foreign entry requirements, Find the nearest ATM or help convert currencies, File police reports or replace lost or stolen credit cards, Offer directions to the nearest embassy.
For medical needs, they can help you Find the nearest doctor or hospital, Book car service to pick up or drop off at hospital, Find urgent care facilities in close proximity.
With this new service, guests of Airbnb will have more time to relax and enjoy.