Chapel St Leonards has topped a list of UK coastal destinations “trending” on a holiday website owned by online travel giant TripAdvisor.
HolidayLettings recently carried out research to reveal the top 2o UK coastal destinations that have experienced the biggest increase in inquiries year-on-year for 2016.
Chapel St Leonards tops that list with a staggering 390 per cent rise.
“Our statistics show that travellers are starting to get the taste for visiting lesser-known holiday spots,” said Jack Johnson, spokesperson for Holiday Lettings.
“We’ve discovered that the coastal spots like Chapel St Leonards have seen a surge in year-on-year interest through HolidayLettings.co.uk as travellers explore outside of the ‘traditional’ areas and find their own favourite spots on our beautiful coast.”
Coming just behind Chapel St Leonards are, Larne and Donaghadee in Northern Ireland, Gourock in Scotland, and Hunstanton in Norfolk.