20 ways to stay in 2020

We've uncovered lesser known, eco-conscious destinations around the world that are growing in popularity.* Explore Airbnb's 20 trending destinations for 2020.

20 — Maastricht, Netherlands

With Roman history and mazes of narrow streets, Maastricht is also home to many museums and is playing host to one of the world’s largest art fairs next year.

20 — Maastricht, Netherlands

With Roman history and mazes of narrow streets, Maastricht is also home to many museums and is playing host to one of the world’s largest art fairs next year.

19 — Malindi, Kenya

Malindi is home to a multicultural melting pot of African, Arab and European residents, and stunning natural beauty with diverse aquatic wildlife.

19 — Malindi, Kenya

Malindi is home to a multicultural melting pot of African, Arab and European residents, and stunning natural beauty with diverse aquatic wildlife.

18 — Kerala, India

With its palm-lined coast, rolling coffee plantations and stunning Arabian Sea views, Kerala is an oasis of calm in a country that moves at a busy pace.

18 — Kerala, India

With its palm-lined coast, rolling coffee plantations and stunning Arabian Sea views, Kerala is an oasis of calm in a country that moves at a busy pace.

17 — Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo might not be off the beaten track, but it has deservedly secured a place in our top trending list thanks in part to a global sporting event happening in the city this summer.

17 — Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo might not be off the beaten track, but it has deservedly secured a place in our top trending list thanks in part to a global sporting event happening in the city this summer.

16 — Les Contamines-Montjoie, France

Les Contamines is a jewel at the heart of the Mont Blanc region, and the ideal base for mountain climbing in summer or for skiing in winter.

16 — Les Contamines-Montjoie, France

Les Contamines is a jewel at the heart of the Mont Blanc region, and the ideal base for mountain climbing in summer or for skiing in winter.

15 — Ubatuba, Brazil

With over 100 beaches, Ubatuba is the undisputed surfing capital of São Paulo state, while also having scores of hiking trails through lush Atlantic rainforest.

15 — Ubatuba, Brazil

With over 100 beaches, Ubatuba is the undisputed surfing capital of São Paulo state, while also having scores of hiking trails through lush Atlantic rainforest.

14 — Courtenay, BC, Canada

Courtenay is the perfect starting point for outdoor adventurers with rolling mountains, alpine meadows and bohemian villages.

14 — Courtenay, BC, Canada

Courtenay is the perfect starting point for outdoor adventurers with rolling mountains, alpine meadows and bohemian villages.

13 — Aberdeen, Scotland

From fine dining, galleries and museums, to rugged coastal scenery and romantic ruins in the surrounding countryside, Aberdeen has much to offer.

13 — Aberdeen, Scotland

From fine dining, galleries and museums, to rugged coastal scenery and romantic ruins in the surrounding countryside, Aberdeen has much to offer.

12 — Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

With 72 miles of beachfront and three significant protected parks and wildlife refuges, it’s easy to see why this cape is trending with travelers.

12 — Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

With 72 miles of beachfront and three significant protected parks and wildlife refuges, it’s easy to see why this cape is trending with travelers.

11 — Cali, Colombia

The world’s salsa capital not only offers energizing local music and dance, its rich Afro-Colombian heritage has also given the city a distinctive caleño culture.

11 — Cali, Colombia

The world’s salsa capital not only offers energizing local music and dance, its rich Afro-Colombian heritage has also given the city a distinctive caleño culture.

10 — Vanuatu

Almost 2,000 miles east of Australia, this picturesque archipelago nation is home to rugged islands, deserted beaches and stunning Pacific wildlife.

10 — Vanuatu

Almost 2,000 miles east of Australia, this picturesque archipelago nation is home to rugged islands, deserted beaches and stunning Pacific wildlife.

9 — Guadalajara, Mexico

Guadalajara has a wealth of attractions to reward visitors — from its hipster Chapultepec neighborhood to a vast selection of festivals and museums.

9 — Guadalajara, Mexico

Guadalajara has a wealth of attractions to reward visitors — from its hipster Chapultepec neighborhood to a vast selection of festivals and museums.

8 — Luxembourg

Luxembourg has an enchanting historic core, but it’s also home to medieval castles, rocky gorges, and superb vineyards.

8 — Luxembourg

Luxembourg has an enchanting historic core, but it’s also home to medieval castles, rocky gorges, and superb vineyards.

7 — Eugene, OR, USA

Thanks to its surrounding natural beauty and being a hub of the organic culinary industry, Eugene is drawing eco-conscious guests from all over.

7 — Eugene, OR, USA

Thanks to its surrounding natural beauty and being a hub of the organic culinary industry, Eugene is drawing eco-conscious guests from all over.

6 — Xi’an, China

Today, Xi’an is a major culinary melting pot while its numerous historical monuments have earned it the nickname “China’s outdoor museum”.

6 — Xi’an, China

Today, Xi’an is a major culinary melting pot while its numerous historical monuments have earned it the nickname “China’s outdoor museum”.

5 — Romania

Romania, with its pristine hills and ancient rural villages, is the perfect destination for anyone looking for something off the beaten track.

5 — Romania

Romania, with its pristine hills and ancient rural villages, is the perfect destination for anyone looking for something off the beaten track.

4 — Sunbury, VIC, Australia

A short drive northwest of Melbourne, Sunbury is a popular spot with savvy locals thanks to its wildlife, wineries and Victorian-era architecture.

4 — Sunbury, VIC, Australia

A short drive northwest of Melbourne, Sunbury is a popular spot with savvy locals thanks to its wildlife, wineries and Victorian-era architecture.

3 — Buriram, Thailand

In addition to being home to some of Thailand’s most treasured Khmer relics, Buriram has also become a sporting hotspot.

3 — Buriram, Thailand

In addition to being home to some of Thailand’s most treasured Khmer relics, Buriram has also become a sporting hotspot.

2 — Bilbao, Spain

With a lively dining scene, breathtaking architecture and an unforgettable cityscape, it’s no wonder Bilbao is surging in popularity with guests.

2 — Bilbao, Spain

With a lively dining scene, breathtaking architecture and an unforgettable cityscape, it’s no wonder Bilbao is surging in popularity with guests.

1 — Milwaukee, WI, USA

Milwaukee makes it to the top of our trending list, boasting a terrific bar and restaurant scene and fascinating cultural attractions for every kind of traveler.

1 — Milwaukee, WI, USA

Milwaukee makes it to the top of our trending list, boasting a terrific bar and restaurant scene and fascinating cultural attractions for every kind of traveler.

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  • Based on internal Airbnb data for bookings made for 2020 as of September 2019 vs. bookings made for 2019 as of September 2018
  • Based on internal Airbnb data for bookings made for 2020 as of September 2019 vs. bookings made for 2019 as of September 2018