How to Delete the Couchsurfing Account?

Couchsurfing is a popular community website accessible via the website and mobile phones. It provides services for travelers to connect around the globe. This service allows its members to host a traveler in your home, enjoy free accommodation in a local’s home, or meet members worldwide.

However, if you feel like saying goodbye to this traveler’s community temporarily or permanently, we will guide you to deactivate and delete the Couchsurfing account.

How to deactivate your Couchsurfing account?

If you deactivate your account, it will hide your profile completely. You won’t receive any emails from the respective company. Deactivating your Couchsurfing account is temporary, so you can reactivate it whenever you want.

Follow these steps below:

  1. Sign in to your Couchsurfing account.
  2. Click on Settings at the top-right corner of the page.
  3. From the dropdown menu, choose Account & Settings.
  4. Scroll down and click on Deactivate My Account.
  5. A pop-up window will appear and select Deactivate to confirm.

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How to delete the Couchsurfing account?

Make sure to copy your profile link before submitting the request for deleting your account. Your profile link looks like this: https://www.couchsurfing.com/people/simron-shrestha. 

Follow these steps below:

  1. Go to the direct link of the Couchsurfing Request Submission page.
  2. In the dropdown menu of Category, select My Account.
  3. In the dropdown menu of Sub Category, select Reactivate/Deactivate/Delete.
  4. Select Deactivate or delete my account under “What do you need help with?”
  5. deactivate or delete your couchsurfing accountEnter your email address at the top.
  6. For Subject, type REQUEST FOR ACCOUNT DELETION.
  7. In the Description box, explain why you want to close your account?
  8. Paste your copied profile link, and click on the Submit button.

The Couchsurfing support team will review your account deletion request. After a while, you will receive an email for further instruction or confirmation of your request.

Thus, we hope you are successful to deactivate and delete the Couchsurfing account.

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