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Memorial Day Travel in the U.S.

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Planning your Memorial Day Vacation

Create travel memories and experiences that you won't soon forget. Memorial Day holiday weekend is an exciting time for families and individuals to enjoy a change of scenery together and celebrate the start of summer.

Long-weekend in the USA: Top Accommodations

Condo Okaloosa Island
May 25 - Jun 1
$415 per night
Condo ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Condo in Okaloosa Island with Outdoor Pool + Gulf View

Okaloosa Island, Okaloosa County, Florida, United States
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Resort Catalina Foothills
May 24 - May 31
$185 per night
Resort ∙ 127 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Resort in Catalina Foothills with Hot Tub, Pool & Patio

Catalina Foothills, Pima County, Arizona, United States
Free cancellation
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Apartment South Pinellas Community Council
May 25 - Jun 1
$108 per night
Apartment ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Apartment in South Pinellas Community Council with Private Parking

South Pinellas Community Council, Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States
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Information about Memorial Day Travel

😎 Least busy month June
🥳 Busiest month November
🛏️ Popular home types House rental and Apartment rental
🌡️ Hottest months 88 °F in July and August
❄️ Coldest months January and February
🌧️ Rainiest months 14 rainy days in May and June

Frequently Asked Questions

What kinds of vacation rentals can I find for Memorial Day Travel?

You can browse 439,107 House rental and 115,809 Apartment rental for Memorial Day Travel on HomeToGo.

Memorial Day Travel: What is the cost of a stay?

The average price for a vacation home in the USA is usually between $312 and $441 per night.

Can I find a vacation rental for a large group for Memorial Day Travel?

House rental in the USA usually fits 9 guests.

brown wooden bench on body of water under cloudy sky during daytime
Travel predictions for the Memorial Day holiday weekend, according to HomeToGo

Memorial Day Travel Forecast 2022

With the unofficial kickoff to summer on the horizon, Memorial Day travelers are gearing up to hit the road and skies to experience exciting destinations just beyond their own backyards. 

According to HomeToGo’s Summer Travel Forecast survey, more than 80% of American travelers said they want to travel more this year compared to last. HomeToGo has seen similar signals for this Memorial Day weekend with search demand for vacation homes increasing by 106% this year in cities and coastal areas.

Along with these insights, HomeToGo has combed its search data and insights to highlight the travel trends we’re seeing for this Memorial Day weekend. In addition, for those looking for some fun in the sun at the beach and seeking to uncover budget-friendly Memorial Day travel spots, we’ve also revealed the top-searched beach destinations and most affordable destinations on our platform.

Memorial Day Travel Trends, Key Takeaways

  • Long weekend trips continue to get longer: According to HomeToGo’s booking data for stays with check-in during Memorial Day weekend, the average length of stay is 8.5 days, an increase of more than 26% compared to 2021.
  • Travelers are heading further from home: The average distance from home for travelers searching for vacation rentals on HomeToGo is 781 miles (+15% vs 2021). HomeToGo is also seeing an increase in demand for international destinations, as the number of searches on for vacation rentals outside the U.S. has increased by 15% compared to last Memorial Day weekend.
  • Travelers are opting for coastal getaways and city trips: HomeToGo data shows a 106% increase in demand for vacation rentals in major cities and coastal regions from travelers hoping to enjoy this year’s holiday weekend celebrations and festivities.
  • Memorial Day travelers planned ahead: The average time between booking and check-in for Memorial Day trips is over 3 months, which is 38% longer this year (97 days compared to 70 days in 2021).
  • Travelers’ group size is increasing: Travelers are eager to reconnect with friends and family, as the average group size over Memorial Day is 5.7 guests (+25% vs. 2021).
Outer Banks, North Carolina

Top-Searched Beach Destinations for Memorial Day

Median Nightly Price Per Person (USD)
1. Destin, FL
2. Outer Banks, NC
3. Panama City Beach, FL
4. Gulf Shores, AL
5. Myrtle Beach, SC
6. Hilton Head Island, SC
7. Orange Beach, AL
8. Gulf Coast
9. Siesta Key, FL
10. Galveston, TX

Most Affordable Destinations for Memorial Day

Sunset Beach North Carolina
Sleeping Bear Dunes Lake, Michigan
Ogunquit Maine Seaside Flowers
Englewood Florida
Ormond Beach Florida
Hampton Beach NH
Orient Road Tampa Florida

7. Tampa, FL

Nightly Price Per Person: $68.39

Daytona Beach Florida
Garden City South Carolina


Findings are based on observed searches and bookings made through from January 1 , 2022 to April 30, 2022 with a check-in date for Memorial Day Weekend 2022 (May 27 to -30, 2022), and compared with the same booking time frame in 2021 with a check-in date for Memorial Day Weekend 2021 (May 28 to - 31, 2021). Data was collected on May 2, 2022.

Median nightly price for accommodations are based on properties available on in the selected destination between the dates of May 27 to- May 30, 2022. Prices are shown in USD and do not include taxes or fees.

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