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  • Category Travel Technology
  • Investment Type Private Stocks Seller
  • Year Founded 2008
  • Amount Raised For 'Accredited Investors'
  • Available Offers Up to 50 offers available


Location: United States

Employees: 1001-5000

Business Model: Transaction Fee, B2C

Category: Hospitality, Marketplace, Peer to Peer, Sharing Economy, Travel, Travel Accommodations

Geographic Markets: World-Wide

Company Overview:

Airbnb is a community marketplace for people to list, discover and book unique spaces around the world through mobile phones or the internet. Airbnb connects travelers seeking authentic experiences with hosts offering unique, inspiring spaces around the world.

Airbnb is a trusted online marketplace for people to list, discover, and book unique accommodations and experiences around the world. Unlock local experiences and travel through the eyes of a local.

Whether the available space is a castle for a night, a sailboat for a week, or an apartment for a month, Airbnb is the easiest way for people to showcase these distinctive spaces to an audience of millions. By facilitating bookings and financial transactions, Airbnb makes the process of listing or booking a space effortless and efficient.

With 4,500,000 listings in over 65,000 cities in 191 countries, Airbnb offers the widest variety of unique spaces for everyone, at any price point around the globe.

Airbnb was founded in August 2008 Brian Chesky and Joe Gebbia, and is currently headquartered in San Francisco, California.


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Brian Chesky
Co-founder, CEO, Head of Community
Joe Gebbia
Co-Founder & CPO
Nathan Blecharczyk
Co-Founder, CSO, Chairman of Airbnb China

Leading Investors:

  • Andreessen Horowitz

  • Bezos Expeditions

  • CapitalG

  • Dragoneer Investment Group

  • DST Global

  • Eniac Ventures

  • Fidelity Investments

  • FirstMark

  • Founders Fund

  • General Atlantic

  • General Catalyst Partners

  • Greylock Partners

  • Hillhouse Capital Group

  • JP Morgan Chase & Co.

  • Kleiner Perkins Caufield

  • Sequoia Capital

  • TCV

  • Tiger Global Management

  • T.Rowe Price

Key Facts:

6M+   Airbnb listings worldwide

81K+   Cities with Airbnb listings

191+   Countries with Airbnb listings

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