IN PHOTOS: the 16 hottest Airbnb neighbourhoods around the world
Be the first to uncover the next local gem: accommodation website reveals the places that are surging in popularity with thrifty tourists, including districts in Osaka, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Bali
The trend of travellers seeking private rooms, apartments and houses to stay in continues to surge. Airbnb attributes much of the growth to visitors seeking a more authentic experience living like a local in their chosen destination.
The lodging website recently documented the fastest growing neighbourhoods for rentals around the world, including one in Japan that saw a 7,000 per cent increase in renters between 2014 and 2015 (Airbnb only included destinations with a minimum of 50 guests in 2014).
Browse the slideshow above for Airbnb’s 16 hottest neighbourhoods for 2016, including some sample properties for rent.
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