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4 popular US summer travel trends to expect, plus vacation ideas for each

Published by Business Insider on Tue, 04 May 2021

<bi-shortcode id="disclaimer" class="mceNonEditable" data-type="insiderpicks">&nbsp;</bi-shortcode><p><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/reviews/out'u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.airbnb.com%2Frooms%2F23254419" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener sponsored"><img src="https://static6.businessinsider.com/image/608ae24035c46f0018c0b456-1200/U.S. Summer Travel Trends 2021.jpg" border="0" alt="U.S. Summer Travel Trends 2021" data-mce-source="Airbnb"></a></p><bi-shortcode id="summary-shortcode" data-type="summary-shortcode" class="mceNonEditable" contenteditable="false">Summary List Placement</bi-shortcode><p>Since the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/fully-vaccinated.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener">CDC issued relaxed guidance for domestic travel</a> amid the vaccine rollout, Americans have gotten busy planning vacations. In fact, 52% of US adults said they got the vaccine because they want to travel, according to a recent <a href="https://time.com/5951755/how-to-convince-people-to-get-vaccinated/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">TIME/Harris Poll</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>But the face of travel still doesn't look exactly the same as it did prior to the pandemicat least not yet. Major industry reports have homed in on emerging and continuing trends for the upcoming summer travel season.</p><p>Pulling key themes and data from reports generated by major industry players, including <a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/reviews/out'u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.airbnb.com%2F" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener sponsored">Airbnb</a>, <a href="https://www.anrdoezrs.net/links/6415797/type/dlg/https://www.vrbo.com/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener sponsored">Vrbo</a>, and <a href="https://www.priceline.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Priceline</a>, we identified four key trends for summer 2021 vacations. Below, we break down each trend. And since we know you'll want to start booking these desirable lodging types and destinations, we also pulled together some of the best vacation rentals and ideas to book for each.</p><h2>Here are the top emerging travel trends for 2021, plus US summer vacation ideas for each.</h2><h3>Off-the-beaten-path destinations</h3><img src="https://static1.businessinsider.com/image/60071c36e3d62500185fd271-400-300/off-the-beaten-path-destinations.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>According to <a href="https://news.airbnb.com/remote-staycations-boom-for-us-guests-as-travel-restrictions-begin-to-lift/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Aribnb's data</a>, Americans are opting for off-the-beaten-path locations. In just the past month, searches for more remote, rural destinations around the country for Memorial Day weekend have increased by close to 40%.&nbsp;</p><aside class="quick-tip headline-regular"><p><strong>Here are some of the best remote vacation rentals to book this summer:</strong></p><ul class="summary-list"><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/most-remote-private-vacation-rentals-us" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The most remote Airbnbs in the US</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-remote-desert-airbnb-homes" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best remote desert Airbnbs across the US</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-vacation-rentals-national-parks" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best vacation rentals near national parks</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-cabin-rentals-gatlinburg-pigeon-forge" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best cabin rentals near Great Smoky Mountains National Park</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/affordable-airbnb-cabins-upstate-new-york" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-analytics-module="body_link" data-analytics-post-depth="0" data-uri="4f4669608859d7af07df7efd767832d2">The best cabins in Upstate New York</a></li></ul></aside></p><br/><br/><h3>Unique lodgings</h3><img src="https://static4.businessinsider.com/image/608add9d35c46f0018c0b41d-400-300/unique-lodgings.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>In addition to seeking more rural destinations, Airbnb's data shows travelers are increasingly looking for unique lodgings where the outdoors are easily accessible. In many cases, booking data shows, guests' hunt for the perfect unique style of lodging is as important as the destination in which it's located.&nbsp;</p><p>Trending unique stays for summer vacations include <a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-yurt-rentals-us" target="_blank" rel="noopener">yurts</a>, houseboats, dome houses, farm stays, tree houses, tiny homes, and barns.</p><aside class="quick-tip headline-regular"><p><strong>Here are the best unique vacation rentals to book this summer:</strong></p><ul class="summary-list"><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-yurt-rentals-us" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best yurt rentals in the US</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-us-farm-stays" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best farm stays in the US</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-treehouse-rentals" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best tree house rentals in the US</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-airbnb-tiny-homes" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best tiny homes on Airbnb</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/airstream-trailer-rentals" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best Airstream trailer rentals in the US</a></li></ul></aside></p><br/><br/><h3>Regional and drivable locations</h3><img src="https://static2.businessinsider.com/image/609060b134af8d001859aaa4-400-300/regional-and-drivable-locations.jpg" alt="" /><p><p><a href="https://press.priceline.com/top-travel-trends-for-us-travelers-this-season/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Data from Priceline</a> demonstrates that, of travelers renting cars, 70% are taking road trips within their own state and driving an average of 184 miles from home. The booking engine's report shows travelers booking their stays within their own state 10% more than prior years.</p><p>Airbnb's data also shows stays of 50 to 300 miles making up nearly 70% of searches for Memorial Day Weekend.</p><aside class="quick-tip headline-regular"><p><strong>The best road trips and tips for this summer:</strong></p><ul class="summary-list"><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-road-trips-us" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best road trips in the US and where to stay</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-airbnbs-near-new-york-city-for-weekend-getaways" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best Airbnbs within 3 hours drive of New York City</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-car-rentals" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best car rentals</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-rv-rentals" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best RV rentals</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-camper-van-rentals" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best camper van rentals</a></li></ul></aside></p><br/><br/><h3>Longer stays</h3><img src="https://static1.businessinsider.com/image/5f033962191824568103a9c4-400-300/longer-stays.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>If Americans are typically known for short trips and squandering their vacation days, the summer of vaccines could just provide an opportunity for travelers to make up for lost time. This season, people might be staying closer to home &mdash; but they're staying longer.</p><p>Vrbo reports show the best ever start to a year in the US for vacations, with its <a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/reviews/out'u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.vrbo.com%2Fmedia-center%2Fpress-releases%2F2021%2Fgoodbye-long-weekend-trips-vrbo-reports-a-rise-in-longer-stays" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener sponsored">data also indicating</a> travelers are 75% more likely to book a stay of at least seven nights. What's more, the data points to 33% of travelers being less likely to book a shorter, three-night stay this summer. "After a year of storing away vacation days, this summer is quickly shaping up to be the season of PTO for many employees," Vrbo travel expert Melanie Fish said in a statement.</p><p>Destinations with the most stays of at least seven nights on Vrbo this summer include Outer Banks, North Carolina; Oak Island and Southport, North Carolina; Cape Cod, Massachusetts; Rehoboth Beach and Fenwick Island, Delaware; and Jersey Shore, New Jersey.</p><aside class="quick-tip headline-regular"><p><strong>The best vacation rentals for long-term stays, plus everything to know about booking them:</strong></p><ul class="summary-list"><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.insider.com/best-long-term-airbnb-rentals" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best long-term Airbnbs in the US with big discounts</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/long-term-airbnbs-monthly-rentals-sublet-faq" target="_blank" rel="noopener">What to know about long-term Airbnbs, including discounts, fees, cancellation policies, and more</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-vacation-rentals-outer-banks" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best vacation rentals in the Outer Banks</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-airbnbs-cape-cod" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best Airbnbs in Cape Cod</a></li><li aria-level="1"><a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/best-airbnbs-jersey-shore" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The best Airbnbs on the Jersey Shore</a></li></ul></aside></p><br/><br/>
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