Both Airbnb hosts and guests must now to adhere to mandatory mask, social distancing and cleanliness guidelines according to an announcement from thecompany, and by November 20th, hosts must implement the company’s five-step “enhanced clean” process.

This was developed in conjunction with health experts to prepare for safer cleaning, including sanitisation with disinfectant and the checking of frequently touched surfaces.

This new mandate applies globally apart from in Mainland China, which has its own local health and safety programs. 

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