Trust and Safety
We want to make sure your adventures are safe and enjoyable. Please refer here to get tips on how travel more safely or report issues you think we need to know about.
- What does Couchsurfing do to keep the Couchsurfing community safe?
- Is Couchsurfing safe?
- How can I have a safer Couchsurfing experience?
- How can I help keep Couchsurfing safe?
- Is it legal for me to Host? Should I ask for proof of ID for my guest?
- When communicating with someone new, use the Couchsurfing website.
Warnings and Content Removal
- How do I block someone from viewing my profile or contacting me?
- How do I report a problem with another member?
- When I report a problem to Couchsurfing, is my report confidential?
- How does Couchsurfing get involved in disputes between members?
- I heard of someone charging for a couch. Is that OK?
- I met a Couchsurfer and the experience was negative. What should I do?