23 Jun '15, 12pm

#Hotel Guests Say They Want Both #Luxury and Sustainability

#Hotel Guests Say They Want Both #Luxury and Sustainability

The hotels telling guests to reuse bath towels and not waste water are definitely on the right track: an estimated 52% of global travelers indicate they’re likely to choose a hotel and destination based on its social or environmental impact in 2015. They’re also three times more likely to book ‘green’ or environmentally-friendly accommodations in 2015 versus 2014, a Booking.com sustainable travel survey found. Booking.com asked 32,000 travelers from 16 countries about their attitudes towards sustainable travel and only 10% said they took a sustainable trip in 2014. While these respondents seem interested in sustainable travel that doesn’t mean they’ve actually booked these accommodation types en mass, at least not yet. What they want to book, though, are luxury accommodations as this group said they’re 50% more likely to book luxury in 2015 than they did last year. This ap...

Full article: http://skift.com/2015/06/23/hotel-guests-say-they-want-bo...

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