Category Archives: HomeStay

1st week April 2017 Malaysia Petrol RON95 RON97 Diesel Price Update



Malaysia Petrol RON95 RON97 Diesel Price Update Taken from website

Malaysia petrol price start to have different price every month, every month end, Government will inform the latest price for next month. That’s something interesting for all the Malaysian, is just like waiting exam result every month.

The latest price had been announced by government, let see what is the price for previous month… Continue reading

Kuala Lumpur Parking Rate : Mercu Summer Suite Residences

Kuala Lumpur Parking Rate : Mercu Summer Suite Residences
In Malaysia, the biggest issue for car owner is getting the right parking with the lowest/reasonable parking rate. Nobody wish to pay more if there is a lower rate nearby. We here to help you check on the parking rate for mall or any private parking around Malaysia, especially Kuala Lumpur. If you have any information, you are welcome to write to us or share with us in the comment.

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Do and Don’t in Homestay Business, especially in Airbnb

Do and Don't in Homestay Business, especially in Airbnb

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In these few years, Homestay or Short-Term rental had been a trend in South East Asia, especially in Malaysia. Due to the rental price of Homestay significantly lower than Hotel, even lower than Boutique Hotel. It been always address as Rival of Hotel/Boutique Hotel, cause they lost in some share in tourist market. In actual fact, it only affected the boutique hotel, because Homestay or short term rent unit not big different from boutique hotel, some even better than it with lower price. For the renowned Hotel, they still have their own niche in the market.

As a Homestay Operator, or Homestay Owner, there’re some Do and Don’t that need to follow. Continue reading

Agoda.com suitable for Homestay or short term rent business?

Agoda.com suitable for Homestay or short term rent business?

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agoda.com is a famous platform for Hotel Booking. Most of us use agoda.com to search for hotel, or even book thru it at least once or more. We always find the best rate in agoda.com, they even gives us the “Best Price Guarantee”.

What is Best Price Guarantee? Detail can read from agoda.com. Here briefly I explain it. It means if you book for a room in a specific hotel for the specific date with the Price X, then you found that there is another website giving Price “X-Y” (cheaper). You can log a claim to agoda.com, they will look into the case and take action. They might match the price or beat it (Depends on agoda final decision). Continue reading

Airbnb Host can apply for listing photography by Professional Photographer

Airbnb Host can apply for listing photography by Professional Photographer, alan lim Interior Photography

Taken from alan-lim.com

Many host told me that they really need a good picture of their unit. A good picture tells thousand story, and it also save lot of your time to do presentation of your Homestay. The right angle of photo, the correct lighting gives lot information to the prospect. Prospect can understand the environment by looking at the photo, and they might be direct booking based on that, without asking any question. Continue reading

How to search Homestay at Kuala Lumpur City Center?

How to search Homestay at Kuala Lumpur City Center?

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Homestay always the good ideas when you’re travelling and you wish to live like all local do. You can experience the local culture, live as local style. I do stay Homestay or Dormitory during my backpack at London and Scotland. Enjoys the day and night with the local people, definitely an unforgettable experience. Continue reading

How to become TOP SUPER Host at Airbnb Homestay Service?

How to become TOP SUPER Host at Airbnb Homestay Service?

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Have you ever stay in any Homestay in any country or in within Malaysia? I did done my backpacking at UK, travelled to Scotland – Edinburgh, Perth, Isle of Skye, Helmsdale, then to south, London, Winchester and Warwick. Dormitory type of accommodation is our favourite due to minimum budget we’d got. Now a day, it is much more easier with Airbnb.com. I really wish that there is Airbnb during my backpacking time, but it founded 5 years later, 2008. Continue reading