Glossary:Holiday and other short-stay accommodation

NACE REV.2 classification: Section I, Division 55, Class 55.2 - Holiday and other short-stay accommodation.

This class includes the provision of accommodation, typically on a daily or weekly basis, principally for short stays by visitors,in self-contained space consisting of complete furnished rooms or areas for living/dining and sleeping, with cooking facilities or fully equipped kitchens. This may take the form of apartments or flats in small free-standing multi-storey buildings or clusters of buildings, or single storey bungalows, chalets, cottages and cabins. Very minimal complementary services, if any, are provided.

This class includes accommodation provided by:

  • children and other holiday homes;
  • visitor flats and bungalows;
  • cottages and cabins without housekeeping services;
  • youth hostels and mountain refuges.

This class excludes:

  • provision of furnished short-stay accommodation with daily cleaning, bed-making, food and beverage services, see 55.10;
  • provision of homes and furnished or unfurnished flats or apartments for more permanent use, typically on a monthly or annual basis, see division 68.

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