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The Airbnb housing rental platform is back on the offensive after the difficult Covid years. Conversation with its co-creator and CEO.
By Guillaume Grallet
Reading time: 10 mins
VSThis is a duplex that overlooks the Dolores Heights neighborhood. It is perfectly located, in the heart of San Francisco, a stone’s throw from the Bi-Rite ice cream vendor, renowned for its inimitable lemon flavor, the Tartine bakery, which revisits pastries from yesteryear, and the celebrated blue house by Maxime LeForestier. From January 2023, a room in the bright apartment of Brian Chesky, co-creator of the Airbnb private accommodation rental site, will be made available, mainly on weekends. And, moreover, it will be free.
With a bit of luck, the owner will also give his guests yoga lessons, after having cooked them delicious cookies. The only downside is that parties are not allowed under any circumstances and cameras are installed in the…
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