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PHOTO: Italy topped Villas of Distinction's list of the hottest destinations for villa rentals. Photo courtesy of Thinkstock
Italy, Hawaii, Jamaica, St. John, and Florida are this year's most popular villa vacation destinations, according to Villas of Distinction.
The company, a full-service luxury villa rental company that is part of World Travel Holdings, offers customized vacations planned by villa specialists. Personal concierges tailor clients' vacations from start to finish.
"Many of these destinations are trending as a result of increased bookings from families, in particular, multi-generational families that are choosing a villa over a resort stay," said Steve Lassman, vice president of villa product and agency relations for Villas of Distinction.
"As multi-generational family travel continues to explode, we see Orlando, Fla. as an up-and-coming destination in 2017 as families are looking for the space, privacy and value a villa provides," Lassman added.
"Families are also drawn to the value our Jamaica villas offer, which includes a full staff included in the price of the villa stay."
The company said this about the leading destinations:
Last year's leading villa vacation destinations were:
Robin Amster is Executive Editor, Travel Agents, Host Agencies and Consortia for Agent@Home magazine and Vacation Agent...
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