Fáilte Ireland bosses will train Airbnb hosts to cash in on tourism boom

Scheme revealed amid warnings over-regulation will hamper increasingly valuable home-sharing sector

Pinning down Dublin as a tourism destination. Pic: iStock

Fáilte Ireland is set to train Airbnb hosts in how to offer visitors a memorable experience, businesspost.ie can reveal.

Owners signed up to the home-sharing platform will be able to access the same tourism training given to traditional accommodation providers.

Director of Strategic Development at Fáilte Ireland, Orla Carroll, says that visitors to Ireland increasingly demand a ...