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10 Things Your Vacation Rental Guests Will Love You For

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Bags are packed and you’re ready to arrive at your destination! Only to realize once you’ve arrived, you forgot something essential. This is something we all can relate to.

As a host, you want to make sure guests feel at home the instant they walk through the door of your vacation rental property. Taking time to anticipate their needs and having extra little touches will go a long way. Guests will feel cared for and relaxed thanks to your thoughtfulness, making them likely to leave a review enhancing your super host status.

Always having these items on hand will guarantee extra love from your guests.

10 Must Have Amenities For Your Vacation Rental

1. Phone Chargers

Nothing is worse than reaching your destination and forgetting your phone charger. You can save the day with this inexpensive investment. Be sure to get an assortment to cater to a majority of devices; think iPhones, Androids, tablets, etc.

2. Bathroom Amenities

As a traveler, it is easy to forget your toothbrush or one of your travel sized toiletries. Stocking your bathroom with items such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, lotion, contact solution, etc. will make your guests feel at home even if they forgot something. As a bonus, have miniature hand sanitizers they can take with them.

3. Earplugs & Eye Masks

Some people are sensitive to light and noise while sleeping, especially in new places.Set your guests up for the best nights rest with these extras.

4. Facemasks

After a day of traveling or exploring a new place, guests may be looking for some R&R. Stock up on an assortment of facemasks to help them and their skin unwind at the end of the day.

5. Robes & Slippers

Give guests the feeling of luxury and relaxation with cozy slippers and robes. Whether they’re relaxing or getting ready, they’ll be doing it in comfort.

6. Treats

Having easy snacks that guests can grab when they get there or if they are on their way out will fuel their body and heart. Try to have a variety of single-served items that cater to multiple dietary restrictions. If you allow guests to bring their pets to your vacation rental property, be sure to remember treats for them, too.

7. Postcards

This extra touch will not only surprise your guests, but their friends and family, too. Have some local-themed or custom-made postcards on hand. Guest will enjoying sending their love to those not on vacation with them.

8. Items for a Day or Night In

Sometimes weather can be unpredictable or you just need an activity to buy some time. Having items like games and coloring books on hand will make for a great day at the vacation rental.

9. Guest Guide

Guest guides are tried and true. It is a great place to keep important house and safety information, and include neighborhood gems. Use an online guest guide like Touchstay to provide your guests the guide digitally before their stay using one simple link.

10. Comprehensive Vacation Rental Insurance Coverage

No one wants an accident to happen on their vacation or their property, but you can’t stop accidents from happening. You can, however, be prepared for them. With CBIZ Vacation Rental Insurance, you, your property and your income will be covered. Your guests will feel safe knowing that if the unexpected were to happen while at your vacation rental property, you and your property would be covered.

Already have coverage? Let our experts compare it to our comprehensive policy to ensure you have the right coverage.

Ready to Share the Love

Download this handy checklist to make your guests feel the love no matter when they stay.

Learn more about comprehensive vacation rental insurance coverage by talking to a CBIZ insurance expert. Request a free quote today! Our experts will help you determine the best coverage for your property.  

This blog may contain scenarios that are provided as examples only. Coverage is subject to the terms, conditions and exclusions of the policy issued. The information provided is general in nature and may be affected by changes in law or the interpretation of such laws. The reader is advised to contact a professional prior to taking any action based upon this information.

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