The latest Guild of Travel Management Companies (GTMC) report shows that business travellers are shunning the sharing economy and prefer hotel chains to independent properties, with only 2% of 1000 surveyed preferring accommodation booked though sites such as Airbnb, citing “fear of the unknown” and “missing breakfast” as concerns.

The study also found that 75% of business travellers would rather stay in chain hotels, with 21% choosing an independent route, 19% preferring to book with a travel management company while 39% opted for direct bookings.

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