Booking data from the company’s bedbank platforms confirmed that the UK remained for the second year running, since Tourico Holidays and GTA joined Hotelbeds, the main source market worldwide for the company during the full year 2017-2018 period.
The booking data also revealed the top destinations for British travellers during the past year whose booking were made via the Hotelbeds’ platform. Overall the domestic market has been the most reserved country destination.
Analysis of destination trends shows that Florida’s Orlando is the top international destination for British travellers – where Hotelbeds has a huge offering in the form of tickets for Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Studios. This is followed in the rankings by Mallorca – moving up by one position compared to last year – and then Tenerife, the Algarve and New York.
Meanwhile Rome leads as the top city destination, followed by Paris, with both experiencing strong growth in room nights during 2017.