Start-Up News

  • socialbnb quality criteria – positive impact for all
    socialbnb creates with its sustainable tourism concept an alternative financing option for social and ecological projects in order to create a long-term, positive impact for all parties involved. To achieve this goal, we check in a selection process to what extent the work of a particular project really benefits the local region and whether it makes sense to use the socialbnb concept locally.
  • Volunteering – why it’s not a part of socialbnb
    Booking a socialbnb means staying in an accommodation of a social or ecological project instead of a traditional hotel or hostel. During that stay you get a close encounter with the local people and get insights in the important work of the project. We often get the question: “Can I help? Can I also book a volunteering stay?” There are several reasons why we decided that this is not part of the socialbnb experience.
  • Top 10 of social Entrepreneurship Competition in Tourism
    Socialbnb is a top 10 finalist for the Social Entrepreneurship Competition in Tourism!
  • Can tourism be sustainable?
    Sustainability is on everyone’s lips. It has almost become a buzzword and marketing claim. So let’s take a closer look at the concept behind it: Although sustainability is often equated in our minds with being environmentally friendly, it’s actually about balancing three dimensions: Environmental, Social and Economic. 
  • READY FOR CHANGE! – EVERYTHING NEW?
    Wow – so much has changed here at socialbnb. We think that is a good thing. Because for us it’s clear – we are ready to change tourism! And we need your help! Read more about what has changed for us in this blog post.
  • MEET THE SOCIALBNB TEAM
    Why do the teammembers work for socialbnb? What is most important for them? Where are their dream destinations? Get to know the team a little better!
  • SOCIALBNB WINS THE “CHANGEMAKER CHALLENGE”
    Six finalists of the “Changemaker Challenge” presented their digital solutions for sustainable travel and mobility to a top jury of experts and several hundred guests at the Lufthansa Group “Innovation Forum” in Frankfurt am Main on Wednesday, December 4, 2019. The winner was Socialbnb, a startup that facilitates the booking of sustainable overnight stays….
  • “SOCIALBNB” TRAVEL PLATFORM WITH SOCIAL IMPACT WINS EUROPEAN YOUTH AWARD
    “Socialbnb” travel platform with Social Impact wins European Youth Award- The EYA Jury met in Sarajevo and chose Socialbnb to be the Winning Project in the Sustainable Economics category…