The Great Outdoors Surge for Spring and Summer

As US citizens look to turn their pent-up travel dreams into reality, combined with President Biden’s plan to get the nation back outside by July 4, guests are increasingly looking for ways to safely reunite and meaningfully connect with loved ones on Airbnb. With our recent report revealing new Hosts have earned $1 billion during the pandemic, and Hosts making on average $7,900 per year, the anticipated early summer surge is also a good opportunity to consider hosting.

When it comes to locations, warm weather locales, small beach towns, and access to state and national parks are fueling spring and summer wanderlust. From the soaring arches of Zion National Park to the historic Outer Banks town of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, US visitors are gravitating towards these top destinations this spring and summer, based on search data*.


1. Southern Maine

2. Cape May, NJ

3. Round Top, TX

4. Lake Powell, AZ

5. Cape San Blas, FL

6. Orderville, UT

7. Mammoth Cave, KY

8. Kitty Hawk, NC

9. Lake of the Ozarks, MO

10. Whitefish, MT