Airbnb Cohost and VRBO Cohost recommendations

I manage 29 properties and these are products I am comfortable recommending.

Product Link My Notes Description
Lock
Exterior Lock
Link  This is fairly inexpensive, batteries last awhile, and you can open and close on your phone.  I recommend taking off the auto lock function so your guests do not get locked out.  Best lock and I have it in 18 houses.  Keyless Entry Door Lock with Door Sensor, Works with Alexa, Google Home, WiFi Deadbolt, Door Status Alert, Remote Control, WiFi Door Lock Cost approx $129
Lockbox
Lockbox
Link  This works perfectly, has a cover for the combo setting and does not require any batteries.  Great price, there are more expensive models without any extra value. Key Lock Box Wall Mounted, Fayleeko 4 Digit Combination Lockbox for Outside, House Keys – 5 Keys Capacity, Key Safe Security Storage Lock Box for Indoor, Outdoor, Garage, Garden, Store (1, Grey) Cost approx $16.00
Interior Lock Link  This works perfectly  on interior doors, easy to set up and use, and has a system to recharge if the batteries go bad.  Keyless Electronic Entry Door Knob, Keypad Smart Door Knob, Interior Door Handle with Lock, Automatic Locking, Battery Backup, Backlight, Easy Installation, Great for Home, Hotel and Office Cost approx. $40.00

Thermostat
Thermostat

Link  I had a house that needed 4 thermostats, so really researched price.  This one works great, the app is very easy to work, and it is a solid product.  It is easy for guests to use.  Wyze Programmable Smart WiFi Thermostat for Home with App Control, Energy Saving, Easy Installation, Works with Alexa and Google Assistant, Black Cost approx $73.00
Towels Towels Link  We tested 4 different sets of towels.  This ranked #1 as the best for durability, long lasting and absorbancy.  They dry quicker, so the cleaners really like them.  We always recommend Navy or Gray. Luxury Navy Bath Towel Set – Combed Cotton Hotel Quality Absorbent 8 Piece Towels | 2 Bath Towels | 2 Hand Towels | 4 Washcloths Approx $42.00 Recommend Navy or Dark Gray
Blanket Link  We keep tons of these around.  they will save the day when you need a spare, very soft, very reasonably priced,  Highly recommend.  Nanpiper, Fleece Blankets super Soft Flannel, Queen Size Blanket for Bed.   Approx $23.00
Link  We use this as a starter set for almost every new house.  Great way to get things going very inexpensively.  Kitchen Utensil Set – Silicone Cooking Utensils 39 pieces.  Approx $39.99
Spice Rack Link  We use this as a starter set for almost every new house.  Great way to get things going very inexpensively.  We have never done the free refills.  It is nice looking, works well, and is great for guests. Kitchen Utensil Set – Kamenstein 20 Jar Revolving Countertop Spice Rack with Spices Included, FREE Spice Refills for 5 Years, Polished Stainless Steel with Black Caps Approx $37.00
Toilet Paper Holder  Link  We have had issues over the years with guests knocking the toilet papers off the wall.  They just keep getting loose.  This solves everything,  and guests can put their phone on top if necessary.  CISILY Black Toilet Paper Holder Stand with Phone Shelf, Bathroom Toliet Decor Decoration. Tissue Roll Free Standing Storage, Rv Accessories, Apartment Restroom Approx $15.00
Eero Mesh Network Link  This is a great mesh network that is in many of my houses.  I count this as some of the best money I have spent.
Amazon.com: Amazon eero 6 mesh Wi-Fi system | Supports speeds up to 500 mbps | Connect to Alexa | Coverage up to 4,500 sq. ft. | 3-pack, one router + two extenders  About $180.00 

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