London, the beating heart of culture and history, has always been a sought-after destination for travellers worldwide.
Amidst its dynamic skyline and cobblestone streets, lies a bustling ecosystem of short-term rentals, curated by some of our most seasoned Airbnb property managers.
Join us on a journey through a day in the life of London’s premier Airbnb management company, Michael D’Rews, where every sunrise brings fresh opportunities to help new guests make amazing memories and for our clients to achieve their income stream goals from their properties.
As the first rays of the sun pierce through the iconic London cityscape, the day begins with a meticulous review of overnight guest check-ins and check-outs.
Our team of dedicated Airbnb property managers, each an expert in their domain and area of London (there are 33 Boroughs of London that we manage), ensure every guest transitions seamlessly into their temporary London abode or their onward journey.
With steaming cups of coffee in hand, the team gathers to embark on a journey of digital alchemy. Their mission: to craft compelling Airbnb listings that beckon travellers from across the globe.
Each Airbnb property’s unique charm and proximity to London’s gems are eloquently woven into words, enticing potential guests to embark on their own London adventure.
While the city thrives outside, within the confines of all our Airbnb properties across London, a meticulous process unfolds.
An army of friendly cleaners, many of who have worked with us for years, armed with eco-friendly potions, sweeps through our properties, transforming them into delightful homes full of freshness and comfort.
Beds are crisply made, windows cleaned so that they gleam, and every corner is freshened ready for the next guest.
In our main office, with maps of London and a whiteboard covered in colourful notes, our management team huddles for their daily strategy session.
This strategy session often means look at our existing property portfolio and new properties across the entire 33 boroughs of London:
- CITY OF LONDON
- CITY OF WESTMINSTER
- KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA
- HAMMERSMITH AND FULHAM
- TOWER HAMLETS
- RICHMOND UPON THAMES
- KINGSTON UPON THAMES
- BARKING AND DAGENHAM
- WALTHAM FOREST
They delve into market trends, upcoming events, and guest feedback, tailoring pricing strategies to ensure properties remain competitive and full in this ever-evolving landscape.
As the clock strikes lunch, the concierge team (An exclusive service we provide to a selection of clients) springs into action. Armed with insider knowledge of all of London’s hidden gems, they curate personalized experiences for guests.
From securing coveted theatre tickets to suggesting the cosiest and most traditional of London pubs, they ensure every guest’s London journey is imbued with memorable moments.
In the spirit of proactive maintenance and care, a team of property managers embark on their rounds.
They inspect each property with a discerning eye, ensuring that every facet, from plumbing to lighting, is in impeccable order.
A light bulb replaced here, a touch-up of paint there, all done swiftly and efficiently.
As the sun begins its descent, the communications team steps into the limelight to help with guest and client enquiries. Armed with warm words and helpful information, they respond promptly to guest enquiries and provide them with the keys to unlock the treasures of London.
Client questions are dealt with swiftly and operations are informed of any changes to the roster.
Goodbye and Hello: 18:00
As the day gently fades into evening, the team takes a moment to reflect on the day’s challenges, triumphs, and things yet to do. With a sense of fulfilment, they bid adieu to any guests checking out late, knowing that they’ve played a part in crafting cherished memories, and say hello to new guests too, ready for their London stay.
Night, Night: 19:30
While the city outside dazzles in its evening splendour, and all the theatre districts come to life, the management team stands vigilant. They monitor bookings, attend to any emergent guest needs, and ensure that each property is operating as it should, ready for the day to come to a close.
Sleep and Repeat
As you have seen, a day in the life of an Airbnb property management company in London, every day is blend of hospitality, advertising, marketing, operations, and people management across several layers.
It’s like running a collection of hotels on some days!
Ensuring everything works seamlessly and overseeing our entire operations across the 33 Boroughs of London, is our founder and CEO Michael Andrews.
With over a decade of experience, the team here at Michael D’Rews has honed their craft, ensuring that every guest’s experience is nothing short of a joy and every Airbnb property that we manage serves our client needs. The team has an unwavering dedication to the art and science and magic of Airbnb property management in the heart of London; it is truly something to behold.
If you would like to talk with a member of the Michael D’Rews Airbnb property management team about our Airbnb property management services, please get in touch today.