Airbnb_app_iconIs your dream destination a tree house, beach house, cabin, hotel, castle, or tent? From daycations to stay-cations, Airbnb (Air, Bed & Breakfast) is a smartphone’s best tool for finding accommodations. This app is free and is available for use online as well. With more than 8,500,000 users and 192 countries to choose from, this easy-to-use app is designed for everyone.

Find a Place to Stay

Type in your destination, check-in and check-out dates, and the number of guests. Then hit Search. Pictures and simple descriptions of places to stay will appear, and each location will also list prices, making it easy for you to find a comfortable and affordable place to stay.

Neighborhood Guides


From Paris to Rio de Janeiro, Bangkok to San Francisco, Airbnb’s Neighborhood Guides provide detailed tours through some of the world’s most visited cities. This section includes pictures taken by photographers who live in each city and includes insights from other locals as well.

Airbnb Picks

For a theme-based vacation, hit Airbnb Picks. For example, glamping (glamour camping)—a new vacation trend among young couples—is one of many categories that Airbnb provides to help you find a unique vacation spot that meets your needs. Other categories include “The Land of Milk and Honeymoons,” “Private Islands,” and “I’m on a Boat.”

—Tierre Sanford 


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