Airbnb brings in millions
Popularity of region boosts economy
Nine of Scotland’s top 15 destinations on the popular online hospitality service Airbnb are in the Highlands and the northeast, bringing millions of pounds to local economies.
The Highlands feature heavily, with Inverness at number three on the list.
In Aberdeen, which sits at number six in the top 15, the local economy was boosted by £8.3 million last year with the average host earning £1,800.
Hosts and guests using
AIRBNB: Visitors and the resulting contribution across the different parts of Scotland