Airbnb management in kelowna

We are Kelowna’s leading Airbnb and Property Management team.

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FULL-SERVICE MANAGEMENT

Kelowna Airbnb Management by Locations

With 130+ properties and growing, we have tailored our services to meet and exceed our owners’ needs.

Our team operates in multiple areas of the Okanagan, including West Kelowna, Big White, Vernon, Peachland, and Penticton.

Your Property On Multiple Short-Term Rental Platforms

Maximize your property’s exposure and bookings by listing on the top vacation rental platforms in your city, such as Airbnb, VRBO, Booking.com, and Expedia.

How Does Airbnb Management in Kelowna Work?

Our step-wise onboarding guide for Airbnb management in Kelowna

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1. Initial Consultation & Property Evaluation

Our team begins by running a thorough evaluation of your property, identifying areas for optimization, suggesting improvements, and ensuring it meets vacation rental standards in Kelowna.

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2. Documentation & Agreement

Next, we complete some required documentation, outlining the terms of our partnership and any additional services you may require.

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3. Professional Photography & Staging

Our team will schedule a professional photoshoot and staging to showcase your vacation rental property in the best light, enhancing its appeal and increasing the likelihood of bookings.

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4. Listing Creation & Access

We use all information gathered to create compelling listing descriptions on major platforms like Airbnb, VRBO, Booking.com, and Expedia. You also get access to a synchronized calendar to view your bookings and to block off any dates for your personal use.

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5. Monitoring & Reporting

We provide you with access to our vacation rental management software, where you can track your home’s performance details.

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staging

Making your home guest-ready by professionally cleaning and stocking your unit with the essentials.

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Presenting your property in the best light possible, showcasing all the most desirable amenities and features.

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Carefully curating an attractive and accurate listing description so your guests know what to expect!

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We equip your home with high-end security features so you can have peace of mind.

cleaning

Our dedicated cleaning teams are here to ensure your place meets the highest standards for your home and guests.

maintenance

Whenever your property needs a little help, we have boots on the ground ready to address any deficiencies.

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How Much Can Your Airbnb Property Generate in Kelowna?

Discover the earning potential of your Airbnb property in Kelowna. Enter your property details here for a free estimate of earning potential of your investment property.

Looking to invest in a vacation rental? Visit our Real Estate page to see exclusive offers on vacations rental properties in Kelowna.

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Airbnb Management Fees in Kelowna

Unlock your property’s full potential with our transparent and competitive Airbnb management fees. We operate on a straightforward structure, charging 20% of your revenue (excluding taxes and channel fees).

With our services, rest assured that you’re not just maximizing returns but partnering with a team devoted to your property’s prosperity.

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Kelowna Short Term Rentals

It’s no secret – Kelowna has become a quintessential Canadian summer destination. Whether you’re thinking about living here or just passing by, Kelowna surely has something for you.

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Rob B.
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"Locations started managing our property this year and did a great job. The team is very attentive and we felt confident leaving it up to them to get it booked. Would highly recommend."
Shaun A.
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"Locations has been managing my property for over three years and I’m making more money than when I managed it by myself. The process is too easy."
Okanagan Living
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"Locations has been managing my property for over three years and I’m making more money than when I managed it by myself. The process is too easy. Great group of guys running this company who our very trustworthy."
Maria M.
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"I've been with Locations for about a year now and I would highly recommend them for any short or long term property management. They are super knowledgeable and are always taking the best actions for my property. Very personable and reliable team!!"
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Kelowna airbnb management FAQs

Kelowna is a prime destination for Airbnb as it checks off a number of boxes with its diverse offerings. The city’s breathtaking landscapes, including vineyards, lakes, and mountains, creates a picturesque backdrop in the Okanagan Valley, drawing international recognition. Kelowna’s unique microclimate and near desert summertime weather make it especially popular in the summer months, putting it in the top five Airbnb markets in Canada.

Airbnb is allowed in certain areas depending on the zoning. There are also special considerations depending on if it is considered your “primary residence”. For more info about buildings, please see our page about Kelowna resorts zoned for short term rentals. For more info about licensing, please view our page on Kelowna Short Term Rental Rules.

Our vacation rental management service takes care of every aspect of managing your property. We handle everything from marketing and advertising to guest inquiries, reservations, and maintenance. Our goal is to maximize your rental income while providing exceptional guest experiences.

We conduct thorough market analysis, taking into account factors such as location, property size, amenities, and seasonal demand. By leveraging our expertise and knowledge of the local market, we ensure your rental rates are competitive and optimized for maximum occupancy and revenue.

We manage all guest bookings, inquiries, and communication on your behalf. Our team promptly responds to guest inquiries, provides detailed information about your property, and handles the booking process from start to finish. We aim to provide excellent customer service and ensure a seamless experience for both guests and property owners.

We arrange and oversee regular maintenance and cleaning of your vacation rental. Our trusted network of professional service providers ensures your property is well-maintained and presented in the best possible condition for each guest arrival. We handle everything from routine maintenance tasks to addressing any unexpected issues that may arise.

Our streamlined payment processes ensure secure and timely transactions. We provide transparent financial reporting, detailing rental income, expenses, and any applicable fees or commissions.

Absolutely! As the property owner, you have the flexibility to use your vacation rental for personal use. We work closely with you to establish a schedule that accommodates your desired dates of occupancy while maximizing rental potential during the rest of the year. Our goal is to find a balance that suits your needs as both an owner and occasional guest of your property.

Make the most out of your travel

Christopher Albanese

REALTOR® & ACQUISITION CONSULTANT
(250) 863-6535
chris@staylocations.com

Brett Zazelenchuk

MARKETING & TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

brett@staylocations.com

Ian Byrka

LICENSED PROPERTY MANAGER

(250) 870-1807
ian@staylocations.com

Brock Curzon

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