Study Reveals Key Insights on Short-Term Rental Travelers

What kind of travelers prefer to live like a local by staying in a short-term rental?

Together with our friends at Roomorama, we decided to find out more. We surveyed members of our communities from around the world and found some pretty intriguing facts.

Take a look.


From hillside villas to houseboats, Roomorama caters to savvy travelers and

business professionals looking for alternative accommodation to hotels.

“Live like a local" and experience a diverse selection of properties from

individuals, property managers and regional websites in over 3,600+

destinations worldwide. From New York to Paris, Buenos Aires to Abu Dhabi,

Roomorama users can rent out a room, apartment or house 100% profitably and

worry-free with their community of in-house vetted renters and guests.

Roomorama's secure payment system protects users' information, and their

friendly customer service team is available around the clock. Their "Perks"

program offers great deals on services and products worldwide, so renters

can experience the best of the best in their adopted neighborhoods – at a

better rate. For more information please visit,

About Tripping

Tripping is a travel site that gives travelers access to free homestays and

over 800,000 vacation and short-term home rentals in 175 countries. By

providing an easy way for travelers to step into local neighborhoods,

Tripping can transform a simple vacation into a meaningful, life-changing

experience. From Fijian bungalows to New York City lofts, travelers can use

Tripping to step off the tourist path and stay in unique local spaces in

over 15,000 cities worldwide. Travelers can also tap into Tripping's social

platform and connect with local people for tips, conversation and shared

cups of coffee. Launched in 2010, Tripping's mission is to make the world a

better place through cultural exchange. Visit: