Short Term Room Rental


Short Term Room Rental

How to set up a short term room rental in your home

Renting out a room in your house on a short-term basis can be a great way to earn extra income.

Let Wisconsin CoHost guide you through the process to get your short term room rental up and running smoothly.

Overview of renting out a room in your home as a short term rental and the benefits it can provide.

We have a modest home here that we use for Short Term Rentals in Waupun Wisconsin. This

Great Outdoors Themed Room
Victorian Themed Room
Great Outdoors Jr Themed Room

Choose the right room to rent out

Set your nightly rate

Prepare the room and common areas

  • Consider size, amenities, privacy
  • Make any necessary upgrades or changes
  • Furnish appropriately for guests
  • Research comparable listings in your area
  • Factor in expenses like utilities and cleaning
  • Decide on minimum stay requirements
  • Make the room clean, comfortable and inviting
  • Provide fresh linens, towels, toiletries
  • Clear out space for guests in common areas
  • Set house rules and post them

Get legal permissions

Market your listing

Manage bookings and logistics

  • Check zoning laws and HOA rules
  • Make sure your insurance covers short term rentals
  • Consult an accountant about tax implications
  • Create listings on platforms like Airbnb and our own website for you
  • We will rite an attractive title, description, and list amenities
  • We will respond promptly to booking inquiries and questions
  • Set up a calendar and booking system
  • Arrange check-in/checkout times
  • Collect payment
  • Communicate with guests as needed

Ready to become a host with Wisconsin CoHost?

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Wisconsin CoHost – About Us


The staff of Wisconsin CoHost are not only short-term rental owners ourselves we are also travelers. When we travel across the country, where do we stay?

Well, other people’s short-term rentals of course! 

 Wisconsin CoHost – About Us – Who better to manage your short-term rental or vacation rental than a group of people who work and play in this industry?  Our knowledge of short-term rentals does not stop there.  Wisconsin CoHost networks on line and in person with people all over the nation who are in this industry as well. 

As short-term rental owners and managers ourselves, we know all it takes to run a successful short-term rental.  From getting your property ready, listing your property, answering questions from prospective guests, and finally, getting that first booking!  Wisconsin CoHost understands the excitement that comes from getting that first booking and then waiting for that first client to arrive and hope they love our short-term rental as much as we do!  Wisconsin CoHost understands the hospitality involved the suggestions of things to do in your area, ensuring your guest has a wonderful stay.  Then there is the cleaning between guests, leaving the review, getting things ready for the next client.  Listing our short-term rental again.  When will it book next? We understand the (sometimes endless!) communicating with guests.  Wisconsin CoHost knows all the ins and outs of short-term rentals.  Many short-term rental owners try to manage all of these things on the side.  Which can become exhausting!  Between full time jobs, family, and other commitments running your short-term rental can easily slide down the list of priorities.   This is where Wisconsin CoHost comes in to help!  Let our professional services work for you!  Enjoy more time with your family and let your short-term rental make money for you, with Wisconsin CoHost’s help.

We at Wisconsin CoHost know Wisconsin well.  As avid travelers ourselves, we enjoy experiencing what life and the community around us has to offer.  We have traveled much of the state ourselves, seeking out the tourist attractions, the non-tourists attractions, the local restaurants, the history, culture and nature our state has to offer.  As a result, our concierge services often come from places we have personally been to and can recommend based on personal experience with different locations throughout the state.  As people who like to travel, we at Wisconsin CoHost understand what other travelers may be looking for. Read more about our concierge services here.

Wisconsin CoHost has the advantage of knowing this industry as both a traveler who has stayed at plenty of short-term rentals, and a company that owns and manages short-term rentals of our own.  Adding to our knowledge the large networking group of  professionals across the nation in this industry, Wisconsin CoHost stays current with fresh ideas and current trends.  Join the growing group of short-term rental owners who already have Wisconsin CoHost managing their short-term rentals.  Click here to read more about our On-Site Consultations..  We look forward to hearing from you soon to discuss your short-term rental needs!

It’s time for Wisconsin CoHost to begin managing your short term rental property