The results of the last two-year period 2017-2018 emerged from the surveys carried out on the incidence of hotels in the variegated world of the tourist offer, show a decidedly growing trend for all the structures belonging to the non-hotel sector.
Tourism industry drives globalisation in least developed countries by moving capital, knowledge and people across borders: since boundaries have been cutting off, we shouldn’t be surprised if it isn’t a localized phenomenon.
The most interesting data that define the boom in non-hotel accommodation concerns the average length of stay: the client prefers the hotel for the short stay mainly linked to work trips, while preferring another type of accommodation for long stay duration.
Nowadays hotels represent only a part of hospitality service providers; other facilities has gained other market share.
What’s this about? The main establishments identified in the major search engines for online booking are:
- Bed and breakfast
- Guest houses
- Holiday homes
- Holiday parks
Establishments are managed innovatively by young professional enterpreneur. They know current issues such as sustainability, energy and water saving and corporate social responsibility; they’re focused on customer needs and how to satisfy them.
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