A department store sleepover and decoration tips from Kris Jenner: How Airbnb is celebrating Christmas
December 18, 2020
Ever dreamt you were locked in a department store past closing time? Well, Airbnb is here to make your dreams come true … in a good way, that is.
Airbnb wows Wall Street with spectacular US stock exchange debut
December 11, 2020
Airbnb more than doubled its share price as soon as it began trading on the Nasdaq, which is pretty bloody good for a company that is still yet to turn an annual profit.
Airbnb suspends almost 500 Aussie listings in party house purge
October 14, 2020
The homesharing platform is tired of copping the blame for irresponsible hosts and reckless guests upsetting the neighbours and causing a ruckus.
Airbnb announces global party ban, threatens legal action for guests who break rules
August 24, 2020
The party’s over for Airbnb guests, with the short-term rental giant introducing an indefinite ban on all shindigs at its listings.
Airbnb partners with IOC and IPC to host historic online Olympic festival
July 24, 2020
With the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics postponed until 2021, Airbnb is lacing up its runners and reimagining both events with an online program of activities.
“I can’t even afford one house”: Airbnb slammed for suggesting host donations
July 16, 2020
The platform has copped a tonne of backlash from its users after suggesting they donate money to hosts impacted by COVID-19.
“It breaks your heart”: Airbnb host left with trashed house, $50,000 in damages after guest party
June 29, 2020
Three underage girls were found in the house, which had been completely trashed and littered with food, booze, bongs, and condoms.
Vegan beauty mogul sues Airbnb after guests ransack Brisbane apartment
June 25, 2020
The host claims a guest stole tens of thousands of dollars of diamonds and a “silver banana”, among other luxury items.
Airbnb encourages Aussies to ‘Go Near’ with new campaign
June 12, 2020
The home-sharing giant is doing its part to stimulate domestic travel, and has even created a new program for tourism bodies.