The next day we invited him for a drink in the evening.
We were all quite drunk, and my friends joked about the fact that he was interested in me. We came back home later in the night and shared a bottle of wine in his flat.
I got seriously afraid but I didn't want to say anything as I was scared about his reaction.
I told them they should investigate, as it's not nice for a girl that's travelling alone to be in this kind of situation." Airbnb contacted Anese and offered her a full refund after we told the company we had learned about the incident.
Airbnb said, "Our initial response to this inquiry was unacceptable.
Reddit user "bayek" added: "I'm sure it happens relatively often, but my guess is that if you make it your goal to rent out your place solely for hooking up, Airbnb might have a few questions." Airbnbsex replied: "Definitely not the goal, but yeah I imagine it happens frequently.
I kinda wish Airbnb would give us some visibility on their policy regarding it." Not everyone on the thread shared the same outlook.
Founded in 2008, the San Francisco-based company has an app and website that lets people rent out their rooms and properties for short stays to travellers in return for a 3% commission.