Airbnb right now introduced the launch of the Higher Palm Springs distant working hub, a one-stop store for aspiring distant staff in partnership with Go to Higher Palm Springs. The hub will present anybody trying to dwell and work within the Palm Springs space with data on listings and native sights and experiences.
The hub is a part of our Dwell and Work Anyplace initiative, which launched earlier this yr to establish a number of the most distant worker-friendly locations on the planet, and help governments and Vacation spot Advertising and marketing Organizations (DMOs) in serving to revive tourism and supply financial help to communities after two-plus years of journey restrictions.
The Dwell and Work Anyplace partnership will see Higher Palm Springs’ official DMO, Go to Higher Palm Springs, collaborate with Airbnb on numerous initiatives to advertise the world to distant staff on the lookout for longer stays. We may even companion with Go to Higher Palm Springs to create academic campaigns that promote accountable internet hosting and touring as a distant employee.
It’s clear that distant work and adaptability are right here to remain. About one in 5 visitors globally reported utilizing Airbnb to work remotely whereas touring in 2021 — a pattern that has continued into 2022, with longer stays representing 20% of nights booked.* And, within the first half of 2022, nights booked for solo journey in Palm Springs for longer stays greater than tripled in comparison with the identical time in 2019.
Journey brings vital financial alternative to native communities and connects individuals all over the world, and we wish to work along with locations to make it simpler for staff to take pleasure in this flexibility, and help the return of secure and accountable journey.
We not too long ago revealed a information for governments and locations outlining suggestions for a way communities can profit economically from the rise in distant staff. Airbnb’s Information to Dwell and Work Anyplace: How Communities Can Profit from Distant Staff relies on insights, knowledge and experiences in partnering with 20 locations which can be embracing the potential of distant work, in addition to a overview of distant employee applications worldwide.
To reap the advantages of distant working, Airbnb’s Information to Dwell and Work Anyplace supplies suggestions for:
- Enhancing visa processes and streamlining tax compliance.
- Encouraging distant staff to help native companies.
- Immersing distant staff and their households into host neighborhoods.
“Airbnb is proud to companion with Go to Higher Palm Springs to showcase all of the Palm Springs space has to supply distant staff and vacationers. This marketing campaign is a joint effort that can assist the vacation spot’s economic system thrive after years of journey restrictions,” mentioned Tom Martinelli, Airbnb Senior Public Coverage Supervisor.
“We’re thrilled to companion with Airbnb to make planning your remote-work keep in Higher Palm Springs simpler,” mentioned Colleen Tempo, Go to Higher Palm Springs Chief Gross sales & Advertising and marketing Officer. “With breathtaking pure magnificence, unimaginable eating and procuring, extraordinary wellness choices, and a vibrant arts and tradition scene, Higher Palm Springs presents a tremendous steadiness of labor and play for an inspiring expertise distinctive to our vacation spot.”
In April, co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky informed workers they might work from anyplace as a part of our personal remote-working coverage. Within the first week following the announcement, Airbnb obtained greater than 1 million guests to its profession web page – reinforcing the urge for food individuals need to dwell and work anyplace.
1. Based mostly on nights booked for stays of 28 days or extra from Q1 2022 by means of Q3 2022.
About Go to Higher Palm Springs
Higher Palm Springs is Southern California’s resort oasis, with 9 cities—Palm Springs, Desert Sizzling Springs, Cathedral Metropolis, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio, and Coachella—every providing its personal character and mix of experiences. From an rising artwork scene to worldwide movie, sporting, and music occasions, the alternatives of issues to do are limitless. With pure scorching mineral springs, lush palm groves, over 100 golf programs, and greater than 300 sunny days annually, Higher Palm Springs presents a novel mixture of escape, journey, recreation, and leisure any time of the yr.
Airbnb was born in 2007 when two Hosts welcomed three visitors to their San Francisco residence, and has since grown to over 4 million Hosts who’ve welcomed greater than 1 billion visitor arrivals throughout over 220 international locations and areas. Daily, Hosts provide distinctive stays and one-of-a-kind actions that make it attainable for visitors to expertise the world in a extra genuine, linked approach. Offering hosted journey and the power to dwell anyplace on a worldwide scale, Airbnb has turn out to be a noun and a verb and most visitors to our platform stays natural. We’ll proceed to spend money on improvements that broaden the journey market and cleared the path in turning journey right into a lifestyle.