US traveller survey shows that while even luxury hotel rooms can be dirtier than an Airbnb, you get what you pay for when it comes to room cleanliness

If you are paying a lot of money for a hotel room you would expect it to deliver a high level of cleanliness. Even in…..

From the eyes of a holiday home insurer – crazy owner claims and Airbnb horror stories

UK family run holiday home insurer Schofields Insurance has provided an insight into the life of a private holiday home or Airbnb owner with stories…..

Business travellers using ‘Airbnb for Work’ more than doubles, with nearly 700,000 companies signed up and booking

Airbnb recently revealed that the number of companies globally who have signed up to use their corporate arm, ‘Airbnb for Work’, has more than doubled…..

Australia’s NSW Parliament gives the nod to Airbnb

In the week after New York City required all short term rental organisations like Airbnb to provide lists of names of their renters (effectively curtailing…..

The (New York) Empire strikes back: next move, Uber and Airbnb

It hasn’t been a good week for the gig economy and the Big Disruptors in the Big Apple. First it was the introduction of draft…..

Check in! – hotel highlights across South Pac

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of the latest key hotel news from across the South Pacific. Tourism Industry Aotearoa: Auckland Council targets…..

New study shows Airbnb’s rapid-fire growth is plateauing 

Airbnb turns 10 in 2018, and as the company reaches a certain level of maturity its rapid growth is slowing due to increasing competition and…..

Melbourne confirmed as Australia’s ‘Airbnb hub’ but at a price

Australians are increasingly choosing to stay in rented houses or rented serviced apartments when they travel. Some 10.4% of travellers stayed in this type of…..

Check in! – hotel highlights across South Pac

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of the latest key hotel news from across the South Pacific. AccorHotels releases 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report;…..

Check in! – hotel highlights across South Pac

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of the latest key hotel news from across the South Pacific. AccorHotels launches multi-million dollar consumer advertising…..