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Travelers Say Hotels Safer Than Sharing Economy

Posted on June 22, 2016

Business travelers are opting for large chain hotels over sharing economy providers because of safety fears, a study from the GTMC has found.

Data showed 49% of travelers cited safety as a key factor when choosing a hotel, behind location and price.

The study found 75% said they would prefer the safety of a chain hotel, compared to only 2% of travelers who would opt for a rented room or home via a sharing website.

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Related Topics: business travel, business trends, hotels, industry surveys, Safety

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