Couchsurfing

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Couchsurfing International operates Couchsurfing.com, a hospitality service and social networking website. The website provides a platform for members to stay as a guest at someone's home, meet other members or join an event. Couchsurfing does not have a monetary exchange between members.

TypePrivate
Founded2004
HQSan Francisco, US
Websitecouchsurfing.com
Employee Ratings2.6

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2019)95(-2%)

Couchsurfing Office Locations

Couchsurfing has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
340 Kansas St, San Francisco
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Couchsurfing Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2004

Couchsurfing total Funding

$22.6 m

Couchsurfing latest funding size

$15 m

Time since last funding

7 years ago

Couchsurfing investors

Couchsurfing's latest funding round in August 2012 was reported to be $15 m. In total, Couchsurfing has raised $22.6 m
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Couchsurfing Online and Social Media Presence

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Couchsurfing News and Updates

Couchsurfing Blogs

A Couchsurfer’s Guide to… Mexico City

Our community in Mexico City gives you their tips and tricks to have the most incredible visit to this stunning, historic and energetic capital city!

6 tips to stay fit while on the road

If you are coming from a 5 day-a-week workout schedule, and the idea of not exercising for weeks is holding you back from taking a long-term trip. I'm here to say, you have PLENTY of options to stay fit on the road and still have an amazing trip.

10 Questions with a Couchsurfing Ambassador: Gabriela

Meet Gabriela. Our Country Ambassador for Mexico, resident of Mexico City, and world traveler!

A Couchsurfer’s Guide to… Barcelona

Sagrada Familia! Beach! Art! Parc Guell! Gaudi! Barcelona is famous for its beauty, weather and activities. Check out our CS Ambassador's guide to Barcelona to get her tips to see the real Barcelona!

If you like Rome… you’ll love Tunisia

By Mike Joy, A travel enthusiast, A1 French speaker, and Couchsurfing Community Manager. For many of us, our first backpacking trip is to somewhere we perceive as safe, accessible, and…

10 Questions with a CS Ambassador: Nathan

Name: NathanCity: Detroit, MichiganYears on Couchsurfing: 15 How did you first hear of Couchsurfing, way back in 2004?My long time friend, Jeannine, told me about Couchsurfing and encouraged me to…
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Couchsurfing Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Couchsurfing founded?

    Couchsurfing was founded in 2004.

  • How many employees does Couchsurfing have?

    Couchsurfing has 95 employees.

  • Who are Couchsurfing competitors?

    Competitors of Couchsurfing include StayBillety, Driftr and Mapify.

  • Where is Couchsurfing headquarters?

    Couchsurfing headquarters is located at 340 Kansas St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Couchsurfing offices?

    Couchsurfing has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Couchsurfing have?

    Couchsurfing has 1 office.