VRS209 – 20 Ways to Guest Proof your Vacation Rental

You can have the best guests in the world but accidental damage will still happen. Things get spilt, knocked over, misplaced and sometimes damaged beyond repair, simply because your guests haven’t the time to get comfortable in a new space.

When people congregate in unfamiliar surroundings they don’t have that awareness of space they have at home in the environment they are more accustomed to.

We’ve been analyzing the incidents that occurred in our managed properties this year, and looking at how many of them could have been prevented by better preparing the properties for guests. Whether it is simply providing them with flashlights or emergency lighting, or installing a home-automation system, there’s generally a solution for most things that happen.

In this episode I explore twenty ways of making small changes and additions that will work to prevent accidents from happening. After all, whatever you can do to prevent issues from arising will be a benefit to you and your guests.

Download the full list of suggestions and ideas here.

 

  • Matt Elder

    The “Download the full list of suggestions and ideas here.” link appears broken and goes to a 404 error page once you’ve ‘signed up’

  • Bev Pomfret

    Ditto from me – link fails

  • Thanks for your patience guys. I’ve got the team working on it.

  • Thanks for your patience Bev. I’ve got the team working on it.

  • Thanks for your patience Matt. I’ve got the team working on it.

  • Jason Beaton

    Hi Matt!
    The link should be working now.

  • Jason Beaton

    Hi Bev!
    That link should be working now. Thanks for your Patience.

  • Bev Pomfret

    Link now working BUT . . .
    Just tried again. 20 minutes later I’m still waiting for your confirmation email