Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Top Caribbean destinations according to Airbnb

This property from the USVI is listed on Airbnb

This property from the USVI is listed on Airbnb

The US Virgin Islands is the top Caribbean destination according to Airbnb.

In a new ranking, Airbnb listed the top 10 destinations in the region with USVI sitting atop the heap. 

Airbnb has enjoyed a growing presence in the Caribbean with several countries signing MoUs with the company.

"Travelers from around the world have spoken and the Caribbean is hot, hot, hot, based on the percentage growth in bookings from last year. Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands, the walkable capital city known for its shopping district and historic sites, has seen a whopping 600 percent increase. San Juan, Puerto Rico, with its vibrant nightlife, isn’t far behind with a 400 percent jump. And rounding out the top three is tropical Georgetown, Grand Cayman, with a 100 percent increase," Airbnb said. 

Airbnb said the above cities have seen tremendous growth, and these top ten trending Caribbean destinations have surfaced as must-visit locals for travellers looking to explore an entire island, based on bookings from last year.

The top Caribbean destinations are: 

1. U.S. Virgin Islands

2. Puerto Rico

3. Cayman Islands

4. Antigua and Barbuda

5. Grenada

6. Bahamas

7. Jamaica

8. Martinique

9. Bonaire

10. St. Lucia

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