How to make an app that is better than Airbnb

What’s wrong with Airbnb?

Most common complaints about Airbnb

5 must-have features your Airbnb clone should have

KYC check

KYC check at Airbnb

GIS integration

Searching accommodation by location


  • destination
  • check-in and check-out dates
  • number of guests
  • type of accommodation
  • number of rooms
  • price
  • cancellation rules
  • facilities
  • etc.
Airbnb filters

Ratings and reviews

Leaving feedback at Airbnb

Payment gateway

How online payment is organized at Airbnb

5 features Airbnb still lacks

Ask for review

Ratings on map

Share rent

Guide as a service

Rent car

Five features to make an app better than Airbnb

Developing an Airbnb alternative: a step-by-step plan

Step 1. Develop product strategy

  • business goals
  • market needs
  • product features and differentiators
Three elements of product strategy

Step 2. Build MVP

Airbnb MVP vs. Airbnb today

Step 3. Attract investments

Airbnb original pitch deck

Step 4. Grow your audience

Airbnb social media campaign

Step 5. Obtain unique users

How much does it cost to develop an app like Airbnb?



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