Vacasa star ratings

Find answers to some commonly asked questions from Vacasa homeowners and guests regarding our star rating system.

How do Vacasa star ratings work?

After check-out, guests have the option to rate their experience in a Vacasa home on a scale from 1 to 5 stars, as well as provide a written review.

What are Vacasa ratings based on?

A Vacasa home’s star rating is the average of all overall ratings provided by guests. In addition to providing an overall rating score, guests have the option to give separate star ratings for these categories, which do not impact a home’s overall star rating:

  • Cleanliness: Were you satisfied with the cleanliness of the property?
  • Property condition: What’s the quality of the home’s amenities, furnishings, maintenance, etc.?
  • Service: Was our staff helpful throughout your stay?
  • How likely are you to recommend Vacasa to a friend? (scale of 1 - 10)

Who can leave a star rating on

Guests who book directly with Vacasa—or through and Vrbo—can leave star ratings on

How long do guests have to leave a star rating on Vacasa?

Guests have up to 30 days after check-out to leave a rating or review on

Where can guests see a vacation home’s star rating?

The star rating is displayed prominently underneath a property’s name on a Vacasa listing.

Homeowner tips to improve star ratings

There are several ways to boost a vacation rental’s reviews and get more 5-star ratings. Here are some expert-backed tips:

California licenses
Vacasa Seasonals Inc.
California DRE #02160171

Vacation Palm Springs Real Estate, Inc.
California DRE #01523013

Vacasa offers property management and other real estate services directly through Vacasa LLC and through Vacasa LLC's licensed subsidiaries. Click here for more information about Vacasa's licensed real estate brokerage/property manager in your state. Vacasa’s licensed real estate brokerages/property managers include: Vacasa Alabama LLC; Vacasa Arizona LLC; Vacasa of Arkansas LLC; Vacasa Colorado LLC (Micah Victory); Vacasa Delaware LLC, 302-541-8999; Vacasa Florida LLC; Vacasa Illinois LLC 481.014072, Micah Victory Managing Broker Lic# 471.021837; Vacasa Louisiana LLC, Dana MacCord, Principal Broker, ph 504.252.0155 (Licensed in LA); Vacasa Michigan LLC, 602-330-9934; Vacasa Missouri LLC, Vicki Lyn Brown, Designated Broker; Vacasa Nevada LLC; Vacasa New Hampshire LLC,45 NH-25, Meredith, NH 03253, Susan Scanlon, Broker of Record; Vacasa Minnesota, Broker: Micah Victory, license #40877637; Vacasa New Mexico LLC, 503-345-9399; Vacasa New York LLC, 888-433-0068, Susan Scanlon, Real Estate Broker; Vacasa North Carolina LLC; Vacasa Oregon LLC; Vacasa Pennsylvania LLC; Vacation Palm Springs Real Estate, Inc., California DRE #01523013, Mark Graham, California DRE #00700720; Vacasa Real Estate LLC (licensed in Texas, Debra Brock, Designated Broker); Vacasa Real Estate LLC (licensed in Washington, Robert Brush, Designated Broker); Vacasa Seasonals Inc., California DRE #02160171, Lisa Renee Stevens, California DRE #01485234; Vacasa South Carolina LLC; Vacasa South Dakota LLC; Vacasa Tennessee LLC; Vacasa Vacation Rentals of Hawaii LLC, 69-201 Waikoloa Beach Dr. Ste. #2F17, Waikoloa, HI 96738; Vacasa Vacation Rentals of Montana LLC, Terah M. Young, Licensed Property Manager; Vacasa Virginia LLC; Vacasa Wisconsin LLC; Vacasa Wyoming LLC. In Canada, this advertisement is provided by Vacasa Canada ULC, CPBC lic. number 75826, 172 Asher Rd. V1X 3H6 Kelowna, BC.