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Quiz: Hotel, Hostel, Or Airbnb. Which Is Right For You?

There’s always the question when travelling of where should you stay?

For some of us we just want the cheapest thing we can get.

We don’t plan on spending a whole lot of time in our room.

That sounds like a hostel could be right for you.

Some want something extra unique.

Airbnb has lots of creative options.

For others it’s all about convenience.

If you aren’t sure which is right for you, here are some questions to think about before making your choice.

  • Question of

    Do you regularly use a credit card?

    • Yes and I pay off the balance each time
    • Yes but I carry a balance each month
    • No
  • Question of

    Are you comfortable sleeping in the same room as a stranger?

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    Are you a solo traveler?

    • Just me and the road
    • I travel with my significant other
    • I prefer to travel with my entourage
  • Question of

    Do you shop for bargins?

    • Cheapest price always wins
    • I’ll spend money if I’m getting a lot of value in return
    • Price is no concern
  • Question of

    How do you like to travel?

    • I prefer to feel like local
    • I want to be pampered
    • Sleep all day. Party all night.
    • I’m looking for a chill place to meet new people
  • Question of

    Are you sensitive to smells?

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    Do you like to order room service?

    • Yes
    • No
    • Occasionally
  • Question of

    Do you like to go out at night to explore or party?

    • Hostel
    • No
  • Question of

    Are you a light sleeper?

    • Yes
    • I sleep like a tank
  • Question of

    How much time do you spend relaxing in your room while traveling?

    • A lot
    • A little
    • Never
    • A little
  • Question of

    What sort of place sounds most exciting to you?

    • Somewhere picturesque
    • Somewhere convenient to everything
    • Some place I can meet new people
    • Right on the beach
    • Somewhere that feels like home
  • Question of

    Do you like to cook your own food?

    • Yes
    • Maybe a PB&J or some oatmeal
    • I don’t like to cook while traveling
  • Question of

    Do you consider yourself a risk taker?

    • I like to live on the wild side
    • Safety is my middle name
    • I’m a calculated risk taker
  • Question of

    Can you stand a messy room?

    • Doesn’t bother me
    • Nope
  • Question of

    What part of town do you prefer to stay in?

    • The tourist district
    • The party area
    • I like to get away from everything
    • The business district
  • Question of

    Are you a member of any loyalty programs?

    • Yes
    • No
    • I don’t know what a loyalty program is
  • Question of

    How social are you?

    • Total social butterfly
    • I can make conversation when I have to
    • I prefer to keep to myself
  • Question of

    How important is a comfortable bed?

    • Doesn’t matter to me
    • I need something extra soft
    • I prefer soft but I’ll take what I can get
    • I’ll sleep on the ground. I don’t care.
    • I’ll sleep on the ground. I don’t care.

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