We have created this new section so that you can access relevant information on
how the Coronavirus is impacting short-term rental markets globally.
Our first chart shows the difference in the number of nights booked through our main OTAs throughout the weeks of 2020, relative to the same week of 2019.
The following chart shows the total visits in millions to Booking.com, Airbnb, VRBO & Expedia. It shows that while Booking.com boasts the highest number of total visits, Airbnb achieved the highest proportion of direct traffic.
OTA stock prices have plunged following the escalation of the crisis.
In total, by of 13th March, this already represented a total reduction of $ 41Bn in market capitalization.