In just a few weeks Americans will begin embarking on Spring Break trips throughout the U.S. and Caribbean – headed for sun-soaked beaches and cities ripe with entertainment and culture. For those still looking to book a trip, but aren’t sure where to go without breaking the bank, Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travelers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, is here to help. Although it was uncovered that Spring Break (March 15th – April 30th) will be 4% more expensive than last year, there are still some well-known cities offering deals that even beat rates from 2015: Cancun (45% cheaper), Panama City Beach (11% cheaper) and San Diego (6% cheaper).
The following week-to-week recommendations highlight additional great savings for travelers, where they will discover a variety of accommodations to choose from-from hotels and B&Bs, apartments to vacation homes, and even more unique properties.
Week of March 15th – March 21st
Playa del Carmen, Mexico: 13% cheaper
Santa Barbara: 10% cheaper
Week of March 22nd – March 28th
Virginia Beach: 25% cheaper
Reno: 16% cheaper
San Antonio: 11% cheaper
Las Vegas: 4% cheaper
Week of March 29th – April 4th
South Padre Island: 30% cheaper
Miami: 19% cheaper
Atlanta: 11% cheaper
Week of April 5th – April 11th
Corpus Christi: 38% cheaper
Daytona Beach: 17% cheaper
Palm Springs: 14% cheaper
Key West: 3% cheaper
Week of April 12th – April 18th
Ocean City: 19% cheaper
Clearwater Beach: 15% cheaper
Orlando: 4% cheaper
Week of April 19th – April 25th
San Juan, Puerto Rico: 5% cheaper
Week of April 26th – May 1st
Atlantic City: 36% cheaper
New Orleans: 25% cheaper
Monterey: 15% cheaper
Savannah: 4% cheaper
And for those looking to get in on where everyone else is already planning to go, Booking.com found that the top cities this year, based on current bookings, include:
Big Bear Lake
South Lake Tahoe
No matter where travelers choose to go, Booking.com has the perfect accommodation to meet their preferences, size of their group and passion points.
Booking.com’s mission is to help leisure and business travelers, whatever their budgets, easily discover, book, and enjoy the world’s best places to stay.
It guarantees the best prices for any type of property – from small independents to five-star luxury. Guests can access the Booking.com website anytime, anywhere from their desktops, mobile phones and tablet devices, and they don’t pay booking fees – ever. The Booking.com website is available in 42 languages, offers over 855,000 hotels and accommodations including more than 390,000 vacation rental properties and covers over 85,000 destinations in 223 countries and territories worldwide. It features over 78M verified reviews written by guests after their stay, and attracts online visitors from both leisure and business markets around the globe. With over 19 years of experience and a team of over 10,000 dedicated employees in 174 offices worldwide, Booking.com operates its own in-house customer service team, which is available 24/7 to assist guests in their native languages and ensure an exceptional customer experience.