Search


You have searched for "accommodation"

Showing 1-10 of 159

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance


TECH

Most popular alternative dream accommodation on Airbnb? Treehouses

A charming treehouse hideaway in Atlanta, Georgia has emerged the most popular bucket-list retreat on Airbnb, garnering the most votes on the site’s “Wish List,” a feature that allows users to bookmark their favourite properties.

TECH

Airbnb prepares to host 250,000 visitors during Euro 2016

With less than a week to go before the UEFA Euro 2016 soccer tournament kicks off in France, the international accommodation rental website, Airbnb, has announced it's expecting over 250,000 tourists in Paris and other host cities.

TECH

Airbnb touts Japan recovery, bolstered by hotel listings

Airbnb Inc on June 6 announced a recovery in short-stay accommodation listings on its Japanese site, which plummeted after regulatory action last year, as the US firm bolstered numbers with traditional opponents like hotels.

TECH

Online ads target Britain’s homeless youths with offer of shelter for sex: charity

A rise in online adverts offering accommodation in Britain rent-free in exchange for sex has fuelled fears among charities over the safety of young, homeless people who could fall prey to sexual abuse.

TECH

Dutch team launches free ‘Airbnb’ site for refugees

Three young Dutch start-up entrepreneurs have launched a website to find temporary accommodation for refugees fleeing to Europe, modelled on the popular Airbnb home rental site.

TECH

Airbnb reaches half a billion reservations from travellers

Since its launch in 2007, the US giant of accommodation rental between individuals claims to have reached half a billion travellers, it reported in a release that profiles its members.

TECH

Booking.com treats chocoholics to a life-sized chocolate cottage

Reservations for an 18sq m cottage made entirely from chocolate will open on the accommodation giant's website, Sept 19 and 26.

TECH

Book a boutique hotel on Airbnb

Private individuals aren't the only ones renting out rooms and homes on Airbnb these days. The American accommodation giant has now added boutique hotels to its offer in certain countries, bolstered by a partnership with Availpro.