There's a huge variety of rentals in todays short-term rental sharing-economy and no shortage of mixed ideas. The industry really is made up of all kinds of people from all walks of life expressing what they think hospitality means.
Fun as this sounds, sometimes what we think is a good idea might just not stack up as the best or smartest way when given the ‘guest test!’ Then there's also the fact that far too few owners think through near enough of the details from their guests point of view.
This is a BIG reason mistakes happen, that most always come back to bite you.
So here's helping you out. Following is my ‘Top 10’ list of the most important pitfalls to be aware of that I learned along the way. If you avoid these mistakes, you'll enjoy far less hassle and stress, and better overall success.