Think Hawaii, Charleston, Key West, Napa Valley. Right now, charm is pricier than penthouse suites in big city skyscrapers, according to the latest research from Cheaphotel.org, an affiliate of Booking.com.
Charleston, South Carolina is second only to Kauai’s Poipu Beach in Koloa, Hawaii. “Compared to spring 2021, rates have increased significantly across the board, with these hikes seen particularly starkly in Hawaii, where travelers can expect to pay up to 75% more this spring. However, the biggest increase is reserved for Charleston, where rates are more than double what they were a year ago,” according to a press release from Cheaphotels.org.
Cheaphotels.org, an affiliate of Booking.com, released a spring 2022 study that looked at every destination in the USA with at least 20 well-located hotels and inns rated 3-stars or better and with generally positive guest reviews. The survey was conducted in mid-April 2022, based on rates shown on the hotel comparison website Booking.com.
Related research (kinda):
|Airbnb is the most improved out of all brands tracked by YouGov.
|The Biggest Brand Movers are determined monthly from 13 key metrics within YouGov’s BrandIndex, including the likes of media consumption, brand health, and purchase intent. This month, Airbnb topped the Biggest Brand Mover list in the US, seeing a statistically significant increase in 8 out of 13 metrics, including word-of-mouth exposure, recommendations and quality.