Our Principles

Our 3 IP's.
No 2 Alike.
1 Community.

Our principles unite us, protect what makes us each unique, and align us all on our shared journey to alter how the world works, plays, travels, and stays together – for good.

Renee's place to StayAltered in Panama.

Our 3 IP's

Incredible places for inspiring people to nurture a positively impactful planet.

The StayAltered Pillars

Incredible Places

Rated 8.8 or higher on our Guest Satisfaction Score.

Inspiring People

Aligned with the 5 Inner Development Goals.

Impactful Planet

Aligned with the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

No 2 Alike

No two stays will ever be the same.

StayAltered Host Qualities

Independent Owned

StayAltered Hosts own and operate the brand independently.

Locally Operated

StayAltered Hosts make the business decisions locally.

Personally Managed

StayAltered Hosts make hospitality choices personally.

1 Community

Join a worldwide community altering hospitality for good.

StayAltered Guests

Join for free.
Stay locally, globally.
Share the rewards of travel.

StayAltered Hosts

Better help.
Better guests.
Better bookings.
Better businesses.

Our Purpose

People love to visit places people love to live.

Our story began when we discovered the power of independent hosts to uplift local communities – as well as the extraordinary challenges independent hosts face.