Luxury travel is a highly lucrative sector – but what exactly do consumers consider to be a “luxury” holiday?

In our latest factsheet, which is based on the latest research from Mintel, we take a closer look at what differentiates luxury travellers from the rest of the holiday market, breaking down their average spend, preferred destinations and holiday types. We also explore what features UK holidaymakers associate with a “luxury” getaway, from tangible luxuries like spa treatments to a more general feeling of “comfort” and “feeling special”. Finally, looking at Q4 2017 in more detail, we analyse key search trends in the luxury travel market.

The full factsheet can be viewed below: