Airbnb guests are ditching the service and returning to hotels after complaining about high cleaning fees and lengthy lists of chores set by hosts.
Travellers have grumbled about being asked to wash the sheets, take out the bins and even mow the lawn during their stay at rental properties.
In one viral TikTok video a guest said she decided against booking one Airbnb as it charged a $125 cleaning fee on top of asking for a list of chores to be completed.
“If I’m paying $229 a night to stay somewhere plus a $125 cleaning fee, I’m not doing any laundry,” the woman said. “I know it’s like one load of laundry and it’ll take me two minutes to do, but it’s the principle that