TripAdvisor, the popular travel Web site, recently released a list of the top vacation rental hot spots in the United States for 2011.
“Vacation rentals can offer families and groups of travelers significant savings over other accommodation options,” says Hank Hudepohl, director of vacation rentals at TripAdvisor.
TripAdvisor’s picks, which factored in search data from its site, include:
1. Kissimmee, Fla.
2. Big Bear Lake, Calif.
3. Gatlinburg, Tenn.
4. Kihei, Hawaii
5. Destin, Fla.
6. Palm Springs, Calif.
7. Outer Banks, N.C.
8. Lahaina, Hawaii
If considering purchasing a property for the travel market, would you use a travel website as part of your research? Let us know!