It depends. Refunds for confirmed reservations can be issued for a variety of reasons, but are typically dependant on the cancellation policy a host has selected for their listing.
Situations that are eligible for a possible refund outside of a host’s cancellation policy include:
If you’d like to request a refund from your host for another reason, you’ll need to use Airbnb’s Resolution Center. Our Resolution Center allows you to easily connect with your host, discuss a possible refund, and request mediation from an Airbnb team member if you’re unable to reach an agreement.Please note that if you are granted a refund, it will take some time to arrive in your account, dependent on your payment method.