Free breakfast and cribs: these are the top amenities guests are looking for in 2022

Mexicans have gone almost three years without taking a proper break during Holy Week, and in that time, the travel landscape and customer preferences have changed. For this reason, Hotels.com analyzed searches on its website and mobile app over the last three years to identify the most requested services (and the least requested) in 2022.

Key takeaways from the Hotels.com 2022 Amenities Report include:

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I work from anywhere
It seems that a change of scenery can be a good solution for Mexicans. Searches for business facilities are up 100% this year compared to 2019, and interest in hotels with meeting facilities is up 32%.

Enhance the view of your home office here:

A lot of stress? Searches for hot tubs and spas are on the rise
Whether it’s a cry for help or just good old-fashioned self-care, bathtubs have been among the top four most searched hotel amenities for the past two years. Searches so far this year are up 117% from 2019, and interest in spas is up 55% as well.

People can rest in one of these hotels:

Cooking at home and from the hotel
From baking bread to trying that awesome TikTok pasta, cooking was all the rage last year, both at home and on the go. Kitchens were the most searched fourth service in 2021, and the trend continues, as searches are up 36% this year.

This Easter, it is possible to order food in these hotels:

what was left behind

Without Internet? It’s fine!
Zoom meetings and too much screen time are off this year’s itinerary as searches for properties with internet access are plummeting, down 32% from before the pandemic.

To relax close to nature without having to think about being connected:

Thanks for not smoking
Maybe this year there are more people trying to kick a bad habit? Searches for properties with smoking areas are down 58% from 2020.

Take even more care of your health in the spa of one of these hotels:

What’s trending now

**Finally** people are going on family vacations
It’s easy to see that families have sorely missed quality vacation time together. Searches for cribs (+190%) and connecting rooms (+175%) have increased by triple digits so far this year. And let’s not forget the little four-legged ones either: interest in pet-friendly properties is up 125%.

To travel as a family this Easter:

And, for furry companions, this pet-friendly hotel: Viceroy Los Cabos

People want a free breakfast
Free breakfast has been a staple since practically the beginning of time, and data from Hotels.com shows that this will be the case for a long time to come. This year the search for breakfast has already increased by 148%. It’s time to enjoy some good eggs rancheros and a pot coffee!

To start the day with a lot of energy in these hotels with free breakfast:

Health care is on the rise
After more than two years of cooking at home and eating all available carbohydrates, Mexicans are now paying more attention to exercise. Customers are returning to their wellness routine and searches for hotels with gyms have skyrocketed by 130%.

Keep up your fitness routine at one of these hotels with gym access:

And the car?
Searches for properties with free parking are up 230% this year, and searches for properties with free airport transfers are up 105% in 2022.

Here some options:

Notes to editors
*Hotels.com Services Report compared internal search data on Mexican websites and mobile app from January 1 to February 7, 2022 with the same time period in 2019, 2020 and 2021.