The Definitive Guide to the Best Vacation Rental Podcasts

Best Vacation Rental Podcasts

If you’re looking for vacation rental podcasts to help you get started in the industry or perfect your management skills, you’ve come to the right place. In this definitive guide, we’ll share with you some of the best vacation rental podcasts out there. Whether you’re interested in learning about vacation rental tips and tricks or simply want to be inspired by stories from other vacation rental managers and industry experts, these podcasts are sure to deliver. So sit back and get ready to level up…In no particular order, you can’t go wrong with any of these great vacation rental podcasts!

Alex & Annie: The Real Women of Vacation Rentals

By: Alex Husner & Annie Holcombe

With more than 35 years of combined experience in vacation rentals, Alex Husner and Annie Holcombe have teamed up to connect the dots between inspiration and opportunity, seeking to find the one story, idea, strategy, or decision that led to their guests big A-HA moment.  Join them as they highlight the REAL stories behind the people and brands that have built vacation rentals into the 100 BILLION dollar industry it is today.

STR Unfiltered

By: Bill Faeth

As a successful short-term rental investor and host, Bill has seen firsthand how powerful the Short-Term Rental model can be.  Now, he’s sharing his knowledge with the world through his new podcast.  On each episode, Bill breaks down the ins and outs of Short-Term Rental hosting, giving his listeners actionable advise that they can use to take their business ot the next level.

Short Term Rental Secrets Podcast

By: Michael Sjogren & Emanuele Pani

The Short-Term Rental Secrets Podcast is dedicated to providing actionable content to help new and seasoned real estate investors launch, automate and scale their Airbnb business and fast track their journey to financial freedom.

The No BS Short Term Rental Podcast

By: Mateo & John

An unfiltered look into the global vacation and short-term rental industry. Co-Hosts Mateo Bradford and John Stokinger discuss current news and affairs surrounding the short-term rental space. The No BS Short Term Rental Podcast brings the right people to the table at the right time giving their audience an inside view and real take on the industry like no other.

Live Let Thrive Podcast

By: Steve Che Suarez & Myka Artis

“Live Let Thrive” is a podcast about Airbnb life and the Shareconomy in general.  Steve and Myka guide you through this exciting new world by sharing experiences of their own.  They also dish out advice, tips and pointers on how to thrive in the new Airbnb/Shareconomy world.

GuestX Podcast

By: Matthew Loney & Brian Hamaoui

Join Matthew and Brian as they explore Guest Xperience in the Hospitality Industry and uncover a mixture of technologies and human-driven initiatives that are raising expectations and forever changing the Guest Xperience across the hospitality sector.

Thanks For Visiting

By: AirBnB Superhosts Annette Grant & Sarah Karakaian

Get actionable advice and the essential fundamentals of running a profitable 5-star Airbnb side-hustle or full on business. Annette’s extensive background in business operations and Sarah’s experience in high-end hospitality management and interior design make them a powerhouse duo that will deliver high impact content.

Slick Talk: The Hospitality Podcast

By: Wil Slickers

This is the podcast for anyone and everyone in the Hospitality industry that loves what they do and wants to grow, learn, and experience all the cool things in the world of hotels, restaurants, vacation rentals, and travel offers! On the show, you will hear many special guests and special topics in our industry!

The Guest Cast

By: Andy McNulty & Tyann Marcink

The Guest Cast is a podcast that brings you real life guest experiences to show how operators can apply some of the ideas to their own offerings.  Andy and Tyann dive into the guest perspective and the transformative power of hospitality encounters. 

BiggerPockets Real Estate Podcast

By: David Greene & Rob Abasolo

David and Rob interview real estate investors and entrepreneurs about successes, failures, and hard-earned lessons.  Through in-depth conversations, 1-on-1 listener coaching calls, and news analysis, you’ll get a breakdown of real strategies that work for difference niches and experience levels.  Tune into the #1 real estate investing podcast every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday.

The Boostly Podcast

By: Mark Simpson

Tired of not generating direct bookings?  Fed up with constant changes on Airbnb?  Want to build your house on your own land?  Then tune into the Boostly Podcast, where host Mark Simpson gives you the Blueprint and the Playbook to generate more direct bookings.

No Vacancy The Podcast with Natalie Palmer

By: Natalie Palmer

A show for Airbnb hosts, new and experienced!  Every Wednesday Natalie takes listeners behind the scenes of what it’s really like to be a short-term rental host, how to make it easier, mistakes to avoid, and how to get more books at higher rates.


By: Bill Faeth & Kenny Bedwell

Increasing regulation, market saturation, and rising interest rates…Still think short-term rentals make sense?  You’re not alone.  Join industry experts Bill Faeth, successful STR host and investor, and Kenny Bedwell, founder of STR Insights and data junky, as they discuss how you can invest in this lucrative industry while still staying ahead of the curve, identifying trends before they happen – or blowing them outright with their own insights!

Vacation Rental Success Podcast

By: Heather Bayer

Heather Bayer, author of Renting Your Recreational Property for Profit, CEO of a highly successful vacation rental agency, and a popular blogger, hosts the Vacation Rental Success podcast.

The Accommodations Show

By: Bart Sobies

Bringing industry experts together to help you grow your accommodation business.  Featuring the best tips and advice for those that manage or run short-term rentals (STR), hotels, motels, BnBs, AirBnBs, and even campsites.

Vacation Rental Revolution Podcast

By: Shawn Moore

Real Estate Expert, Shawn Moore, from, brings you the Vodyssey’s Vacation Rental Revolution Podcast. Bringing you the best tips, tactics & strategies for growing and scaling your short-term vacation rental portfolio. Discover the difference between traditional short-term vacation rentals and true Lifestyle Assets.

Sarah and T – The Professional Vacation Rental Manager’s Podcast

By: Sarah Bradford & Tim Cafferty

The first podcast dedicated to the professional vacation rental manager. Join Sarah Bradford and Tim Cafferty on their journey through day to day issues affecting the professional vacation rental manager. From the Coast to the Mountains, Sarah and T have it covered when it comes to vacation rentals.


By: Michelle Russell

Whether you’re into Vacation Rentals or Corporate Rentals, Michelle’s decades of Real Estate Investment and Short and Long-Term Rentals knowledge, as well as insight about buying real estate investment properties, will give you an unfair advantage, which everyone needs.  Go and Grow as Michelle likes to say!

Vacation Rental Machine

By: AirBnB Superhosts Jon Bell & Julian Sage

Vacation Rental Machine helps hosts just like you learn how to start, grow, and scale your vacation rental business. This show is all about creating systems that help you automate your Airbnb business, giving you more time and money freedom. If you’re ready to start living the vacation rental life then subscribe to this podcast today.

Get Paid For Your Pad | AirBnB Hosting | Vacation Rentals | Apartment Sharing

By: Jasper Ribbers

Get Paid For Your Pad is the definitive show on Airbnb hosting, packed with tips & tricks on how to improve your Airbnb listing as well as real life experiences from Airbnb hosts from all around the world.


By: Matt Landau

Unlocked is a podcast series that invites you to be a fly-on-the-wall as VRMB founder Matt Landau interviews some of the world’s most innovative vacation rental professionals. The goal of this podcast series is to share best practices and to remind vacation rental professionals that we have everything we need inside of us to succeed.

Vacation Rental Insiders – Make Money with Vrbo and AirBnB

By: Ryan & Lucas

Ryan and Lucas have hosted thousands of guests and want to share all of their stories with you to pull back the curtain on what it really takes to be in the vacation rental business. Get ready to hear the unfiltered truth on your path to being the best host you can be!

Uplevel: Make money with AirBnB, Short Term Rentals, Real Estate Investing, Passive Income Strategies

By: Ginny Townsend – 6 Figure AirBnB Host, Short Term Rental Strategist

How to passively use the assets you have at your disposal to create profitable revenue streams of your dreams.  It’s time to ditch the rat race, ditch the hustle-day-and-night mentality, and finally achieve true time freedom and financial freedom.

Short Term Rental Riches

By: Tim Hubbard

Tim Hubbard, successful investor and CEO of a seven-figure short term rental management company shares it all. The insider tips you need to know to acquire, operate, and scale a successful short term rental business.

AirBnB Investment Properties Podcast

By: David Leroux

The 5 minutes podcast for real estate investors who want to learn everything about buying or renting/subletting Airbnb investment properties.  Tips and insights from David Leroux the author of the Airbnb Investment Properties Cash Flow Method. Find out how David bought short-term rental properties that generate over 40% return on investment, in legal niches to operate Airbnb. In this podcast, David shares his secrets on how to find the best Airbnb investment properties/vacation rentals/short-term rentals.

Short Term Rental Success Stories

By: AirBnB Superhost Julian Sage

Short Term Rental Success Stories is a podcast for rentalpreneurs who are looking to grow their business by hearing how professional airbnb hosts start, manage, and scale their vacation rental business.

Short Term Rental Revenue

By: Michelle Russell

This show was created to empower people from all walks of life to build their own STR business and create a passive income that surpasses their J-O-B.

The Short Term Rentals Profit Show

By: Jason Hartman

Learn how to identify the best markets to invest in as each city offers unique ratios of risk and profitability, how property managers can simplify the experience for investors & how you can leverage dynamic pricing to maximize revenues as seasonal demand varies throughout the year. You’ll also learn the key differences between short term rental and residential rental strategies.

The Business of Glamping and Unique Holiday Rentals

By: Sarah Riley

Covering exactly what it takes to build a successful unique hospitality vacation rental business for profit. With tips, advice, interviews and inspirations, in this podcast, the only limits are your imagination!

Whether your team is going back to the office soon or you need a fresh voice on your regular playlist, these podcasts are sure to impress.  Give these creators a follow and subscribe to show your support. 

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