What exactly differentiates an Airbnb Business Travel Ready property from a regular Airbnb listing?

It has to be an entire home, be pet-free, no smoking and have wireless internet, a laptop friendly workspace, 24 hour check-in, a smoke detector, a carbon monoxide detector, essentials (toilet paper, clean towels and fresh linen), an iron, hangers, hair dryer and shampoo.

However, a recent report stated that “any traveller requiring .. assurances .. such as video cameras, fire detection systems, deadbolt locks, safes and more, may not be a good match for Airbnb” – which contrasts with the serviced apartment industry’s several layers of health and safety assurances, and ASAP’s Quality Assessment scheme.

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