Discover daycations: luxury hotel day-break getaways

Pool by the Seine. Photo by Staycation.
Pool by the Seine. Photo by Staycation.

Explore the new ‘Made in France’ daycation trend of booking into a top-class hotel for the day.

A new holiday trend expanding in big cities is to go on a daycation and spend a day, not a night, in a local hotel. Following Covid-19 this might become even more popular as people may want to cut down on travel.

As early as February, before confinement, studies showed that more people were choosing holidays closer to home. Protourisme, a market research agency, specialising in tourism, found that 37% of holiday makers now include environment as an influence on their choice of destination, compared to 27% in 2019 and 10% four years ago. This means more people are less likely to travel long distances. More ...

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