Welcome to the world of Jim and Lidia Frayne, the dynamic duo behind Jester Cabins—an enchanting escape nestled in the Smoky Mountains, just a stone’s throw from Pigeon Forge. With less than a year in the short-term rental industry, Jim and Lidia have already begun crafting extraordinary experiences for their guests. With HostGPO as their reliable resource, they’ve elevated their hosting game with bathroom amenities, dining benches, and more. Join us as we explore the captivating world of Jester Cabins, where relaxation, entertainment, and heartfelt hospitality coexist.
How many years have you been in the short-term rental industry and how did you get started?
Less than one year!
What do you find most rewarding about your career?
The interactions with guests and how their year can be improved by a life-changing stay!
What’s the craziest story you have from hosting?
Nothing too crazy on the business side of things yet, but bears got into our rental car one night. We forgot to lock it! The car was fine, just a little dirty!
What’s one “pro-tip” you’d be willing to pass on to the community?
Understand that mistakes and accidents happen so work with your client to solve the problems and come to a mutual agreement.
What’s the most recent item that you can remember that you’ve ordered from HostGPO?
Bought several things via HostGPO, the latest ones include bathroom amenities and a couple of gorgeous dining benches.
What would you tell others about whether to join HostGPO?
HostGPO has become our go-to for our hosting needs. We have gotten linens, towels, amenities, and even high-end furniture pieces.