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We know that owning a vacation home can be expensive and time-consuming. That is why we provide holiday home owners an all-inclusive service that will free you from the managing side of owning a vacation rental and that will bring you an extra source of income. Simply put, we maximise the earnings of your home – and do all the work for you.
Kotihost will take care of every step of the rental process
Our service model includes multiple channels for booking, personalised customer service, digital concierge, superior guest experience, on-site maintenance, and much more. We handle every aspect of your property rental, both online and on-site and our team is highly responsive and attentive to the needs of both guests and owners.
Allow us to optimise the occupancy of your property
Non-urban destinations tend to struggle to find tenants during low season. At Kotihost, we are obsessed with optimising the occupancy rate of your home throughout the year. With our finely tuned overnight pricing and data analytics, we make sure your home is seen across a variety of most popular channels, and provide loyalty offers to boost your home’s appeal during the off-peak months. Every home is professionally photographed and we respond promptly to all inquiries from prospects and customers. Your home is managed like a hotel as we maintain a high level of service to ensure we don’t miss out on a potential booking.
The security of your home and your peace of mind are at the top of our list
Although we pride ourselves on maximising your profits, our most meaningful contribution to you is the promise of security and reliability. As part of our commitment to meet this promise, we evaluate rental requests with an application created specifically for this purpose, while guests are subject to ID checks and security deposits before receiving your property’s address. With smart technology we monitor noise and motion during reservations and are always on hand to make sure everything runs smoothly in case of maintenance or any other issues.
You receive the net earnings of your share directly
We take on all the responsibilities associated with managing a second home, including paying the bills. Each month, you will receive a fixed share of the rental income generated by your property from Kotihost, making your earnings definitive and straightforward. Our owners portal helps you monitor and track your income, since you can see all the bookings, occupancy, and reviews posted in real time on your phone or computer.
Keep enjoying your villa or holiday home
Renting out your second home does not restrict you from using it. Owning a home should mean having the pleasure of staying in it. For this reason, we guarantee that you may continue to enjoy your property for up to 90 days per year. All you need to do is check the availability on our app, block the dates you want, and we’ll handle the rest!
Our team will create a professional property tour of your property that will be added to several online rental sites including Airbnb, Nettimökki, Mökkivuokra, Cottagefinland, VRBO and Booking.com. We also take advantage of paid advertising to give your site more exposure on rental sites and social media. The item is also featured on our website and in our email campaigns.
A property that stands out from the crowd generates significantly more revenue and provides guests with a great start to their accommodation experience. A professional photographer takes quality photos of your subject, making your property an excellent first impression and encouraging you to make a reservation.
You can count on us to take good care of your property. We carry out regular inspections and maintenance at the site and utilize digital tools tomonitor the cleanliness of the property, maintenance requests and the adequacy of consumables. We will take care of the necessary repairs, cleaning and maintenance and bother you only when necessary.
Ensuring the cleanliness and safety of the property for guests is paramount. That’s why we work with the best cleaning professionals and adhere to strict quality principles. We go through each of our items carefully and review it thoroughly.
We strive for maximum transparency in our operations. Every property owner will have access to a secure owner portal where it is possible to view bookings, related data and monthly earnings. If you wish, we can share information about new bookings with you in real time so you know exactly how much you are earning and when.
Let us take care of all the tasks related to accommodation, including managing reservations, answering guests ’questions and identifying guests. We will guide guests with directions and use of the property and will answer any questions guests may have prior to arrival. If problems occur, you will be notified and we will resolve them without delay, whatever the problem.
The digital guidebook contains all the information guests need about the property and the surrounding area. The guide covers, among other things, the destination’s rules, arrival instructions, check-in matters and instructions for using the facilities found at the destination. Google integration makes it easy to recommend activities and restaurants to your guests, and share your best tips on the region’s secret gems. Guests will appreciate the ease of service and get better reviews and more bookings.
As part of our service, we install a noise, temperature, humidity and movement monitoring device on the property. It allows us, between regular cleanings and inspections, to ensure that our neighbors are not disturbed, that the heating is used efficiently and that everything is in order.
To get the best possible return on your property, we use dynamic pricing based on the occupancy rate of your property and the high season of the property and its surroundings, as well as current trends in the tourism industry.
We discuss your goals for the property, gather information & answer your questions.
Our team performs an thorough inspection and learns the details of your property
Listings are published and reservations are made, we take care of the rest
We are currently only managing properties within a two-hour drive from Helsinki in order to maintain our standards and high level of service. There are however some exceptions, so do not hesitate to get in touch even if you are further away.
We specialise in high end leisure properties with a minimum of two bedrooms, but usually three or more. We are also keen on listing interesting and unique spaces. If you are unsure of whether your property matches our criteria, please get in touch.
In case an issue arises, we take action to repair the matter. All guests are required to provide identification, sign terms and conditions and pay a security deposit before their stay. Any damages are deducted directly from the security deposit.
If there is a problem, we will resolve it. After all, the property must remain in hotel standard condition for us to stay in business. Therefore, rest assured knowing that your property is carefully looked after by us.