FAQ

A: Some vacation rentals have sheets for every bedsheets and sofa bed; bath, hand and face towels, pool or beach towels, and kitchen linens. We suggest checking with us about the same beforehand.

A: Very few vacation rentals we manage have wireless / wired internet. We suggest checking with us about the same beforehand.

A: For all rentals 100% of the total (including Refundable Security Deposit, Caretaker, and Cook charges) is due upon reservation. For unusually long stays or large amounts, we may be able to make alternative arrangements.

A: It’s time to try vacation rentals and enjoy a richer travel experience!

Planning a trip?

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Whether you want to splurge on a luxurious villa in Bali or looking for an affordable room in Lonavla, Khandala & Pune we’ll help you find the right place.
Contact
Send messages to several hosts through the on-site messaging system to find out more about their place.
Book
When you find the right place, book it! Make your payment through our secure online payment system.
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Leave a review for your host. Highlight experiences that made your stay memorable.

Hosting travellers?

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Whether you have a yacht, a luxury villa or a spare single room, you can list any space for free.
Contact
Talk to potential guests to get to know them better before you welcome them to your home.
Earn
Receive your payment 24 hours after your guest checks in via bank transfer.
Share
Leave a review for your guest. Share your hosting experience with the Vacation Homes Pune.


A: 1. Click on List a Property button.
2. Fill out important details about your listing, provide pricing details and upload photos.
3. Once your listing is created, don’t forget to update your listing’s calendar to make sure you only get inquiries for dates you have availability.

A: Listing your property, whether it’s an entire apartment, a spare room or even a tree house, is free! We only charge 3% when you receive a successful booking.

A: Payment will be released 24 hours after your guest checks in. When you will receive your payment will depend on your payment method and location. Please note that payouts falling on a weekend or public holiday will be issued on the following working day.

A: 1. Go to My Account then click on the Payout Preferences tab.
2. Select your preferred payment mode. You can be paid either by bank transfer.

A: Here are some simple tips you can do to be a successful host:
1. Take good quality photos
Showcase your listing at its best by posting high-quality photos. Also, the more photos you share, the better! We offer free professional photography in certain cities. Please contact us to know more.

2. Use a catchy title and description
Let your listings stand out by using a compelling title and a complete description. Include amenities or other services you are offering or mention some popular points of interest in or around your neighbourhood.

3. Verify your account
Verify your email address and phone number. By doing so, you build trust and confidence from potential guests. You can also connect your Facebook and Google+ accounts to verify your online identity. Verified accounts can also help boost your listings on the search results pages.

4. Respond promptly
Responding promptly to inquiries will not only boost your ranking on the site but will also give guests a positive experience.

5. Get good reviews
After a successful stay, we email your guest to remind them to leave a review for you. We also encourage you to personally remind your guests to share their review.

6. Upload your profile picture
Let potential guests get to know you better. Don’t forget to upload a profile photo and a short description of yourself.

7. Don’t let your booking requests expire
Accept or decline booking requests as soon as possible. The sooner you respond, the better!

8. Keep your calendar updated
By keeping your listing calendars regularly updated, you make sure that you only receive inquiries for dates when you have availability. To easily manage multiple calendars, use the Calendar Sync tool. Update your calendar now.

9. Offer discounts during low season
Create last minute deals or special offers. This will help boost your ranking and also allow you to market your property during low season.

10. Go mobile
Respond to inquiries and manage your bookings from your phone. Download our iOS or Android apps or use the mobile-friendly website when you’re on the go.

11. Most importantly, be a good host!
Make your guests feel welcome to your home. Thoughtful gestures like providing city maps, leaving a personal welcome note or even offering local treats would make your guests’ stay more memorable