Airbnb DIY Decor. Looking for a way to decorate your vacation rental or Airbnb on a budget? Let’s face it decorating an Airbnb can be expensive, especially if you are going for a unique and modern look (that guests love!)
With a few great DIY’s, and a little hard work, you can decorate in style, without spending a fortune! There are few things that are as satisfying as pulling off a successful DIY project, especially when a guest asks where you purchased it. If you are just starting out fresh with your Airbnb, I’ve written a comprehensive 40+ page guide to becoming a Superhost! It is available on ETSY and it includes my customizable Welcome Guest book and 500+ Free Wall Art Printables Resource Guide! You can find it here!
Now on to my curated list of Airbnb DIY decor that will totally elevate your space! Roll up your sleeves, you can totally do these!
Guests love a handy an entryway bench! Save hundreds by creating your own to serve as a cushy spot for guests to put their shoes on or place their belongings when they walk through the door.
These are incredibly easy to make and look like expensive floating shelves. Guests will love to find these in your laundry room, bathroom, or bedroom! They elevate the space immediately with their clean modern lines!
Guests love a clean and pristine made-up bed. Add in some gorgeous throw pillows and you have a 5 Star review upon entry! Make these for the cost of the fabric. The tassels will really add a special touch for your Guests!
Your business traveler guests will love to find one of these! Acrylic decor is chic and clean-looking. Real lucite calendars can run well over $1000, that is not going to happen. This DIY version works like a dry erase board and can be made in about 2 hours from start to finish!
Just imagine the cappuccinos (and reviews) Guests will be inspired to whip up if your Airbnb had its own coffee bar station!
Having a place to dry delicates is essential for guests, but instead of going the expected route and installing a traditional rod and bracket. Take it to the next level with this beautiful copper and leather one!
Skip the tacks and easily frame a poster or a large engineer print with this simple homemade frame DIY! Use molding for an even more elevated look!
Guests will find it very useful to have a key holder by the door. You can easily make this modern wall mounted one for your entryway! Guests will never lose the door keys again!
Guests will love This pegboard wall and it is perfect for empty wall space in your Airbnb! The wooden pegs are interchangeable so you can mix, match, and customize to your heart’s content. This oversized pegboard can be used as shelves, to hang art, and decorate as you please!
This lumbar pillow just adds a level of comfort that Guests won’t find in a hotel! You can make it rental friendly by making one end velcro or buttons for easy cleaning.
For some final design touches make these easy concrete planters and fill with succulents and cacti that will last without a guest needing to water them!
I hope these Airbnb DIY decor ideas help to inspire your creativity! You don’t need to spend a fortune to make your Airbnb look amazing and unique!
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