FlipKey™, the leading vacation rental website, has revealed the top 13 vacation rental destinations for 2013 based on FlipKey traveler demand to-date, and Florida tops the list.
The Sunshine State has secured nine out of 13 spots, with Kissimmee, located near many family theme parks, leading the list, and Miami Beach rounding it out at number 13.
Cape Coral, Naples, Fort Myers Beach and Marco Island, all in Southwest Florida, ranked 2nd and 7th on the list.
FlipKey, features more than 170,000 vacation homes across 8,000 destinations around the world, (including the units managed by Accord Real Estate – Vacation Rentals) also looked back on this past year to highlight the top 12 vacation rental destinations in 2012, as well as the most requested properties of the year.
The data shows that overall, warm weather spots take the cake when it comes to vacation rental hot picks.
Leading 13 Destinations for 2013 (based on 2013 booking requests to-date on FlipKey)
Travelers love the sun and sand, with warm weather spots in Florida, Hawaii, and Mexico topping the list of 2013 destinations.
1. Kissimmee, FL
2. Naples, FL
3. Siesta Key, FL
4. Marco Island, FL
5. Kihei, HI
6. Palm Springs, CA
7. Cape Coral, FL
8. Key West, FL
9. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
10. Holmes Beach, FL
11. Honolulu, HI
12. Fort Myers Beach, FL
13. Miami Beach, FL