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Most expensive summer travel destinations in the US

Most expensive summer travel destinations in the US
Most expensive summer travel destinations in the US
Written by Harry Johnson

The survey compared accommodation rates across all United States travel destinations during the month of August 2022

According to the latest survey of summertime travel trends, two island destinations located off the southern coast of Cape Cod in Massachusetts, are the most expensive places to stay in the United States this summer.

With average rates of $525 and $485 per night, respectively, for the least expensive double room, Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard topped the rankings.

The survey compared accommodation rates across all US destinations during the month of August 2022. Only hotels or inns rated at least 3 stars and located close to a beach or city center were considered.

The podium is completed by Montauk, a village situated at the eastern tip of the Long Island peninsula in New York State, with a rate of $416 per night.

Elsewhere in the survey’s top ten findings, New York State is also represented by Saratoga Springs in sixth spot, where average rates are $372 per night. New Jersey also features in the top ten, with Long Beach Island in 4th position, where visitors can expect to pay $384 per night.

California also has two destinations in the top ten: Avalon ($371) and Huntington Beach ($357) in 7th and 8th spot, respectively while Maine is represented by Bar Harbor ($383) and Kennebunkport ($354), in 5th and 9th positions, respectively.

Below is the list of the 10 most expensive summer destinations in the United States this year. The prices shown reflect the average rate for each destination’s cheapest available double room for the period spanning August 1 – August 31, 2022.

1. Nantucket (MA) $525

2. Martha’s Vineyard (MA) $485

3. Montauk (NY) $416

4. Long Beach Island (NJ) $384

5. Bar Harbor (ME) $383

6. Saratoga Springs (NY) $372

7. Avalon (CA) $371

8. Huntington Beach (CA) $357

9. Kennebunkport (ME) $354

10. Poipu (HI) $353

About the author

Harry Johnson

Harry Johnson has been the assignment editor for eTurboNews for mroe than 20 years. He lives in Honolulu, Hawaii, and is originally from Europe. He enjoys writing and covering the news.

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