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Definition: Dwellings rented from private individuals or professional agencies


This unit group comprises apartments, villas, houses, chalets and other dwellings rented or leased as complete units between households, on a temporary basis, as tourist accommodation.
In major resort areas, this type of accommodation often compete directly with certain types of collective accommodation.
Eurostat, "Methodological manual on the design and implementation of surveys on inbound tourism", Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg, 2000