When a guest sends you a reservation inquiry, you can encourage them to complete their booking using either a pre-approved or a customized special offer.
Keep in mind, you can only set up your special offer via Airbnb.
When sending special offers for multiple guests for the same dates, whoever accepts the offer first will have their booking confirmed.
Pre-approvals vs. special offers
Much like pre-approvals, special offers can be used to invite the inquirer to complete their reservation.
Pre-approvals can only be sent for:
Special offers can only be set for:
How Airbnb special offers work
Here are a few guidelines about Airbnb's special offers:
- Basic and additional fees won't apply to reservations that are booked with a special offer on Airbnb — meaning special offers override pricing rules.
Important:If you'd like to include basic and additional fees in the final price, make sure to include the price for them in your special offer's total price.
The listing's availability rules (such as length of stay restrictions) will apply to special offers.
Alterations for reservations made with special offers will be priced as rebooking.
- Guests will have 24 hours to accept a special offer.