STAY WYSE is the only not-for-profit industry association to represent the entire global youth travel accommodation sector.

By bringing together the diverse segments of this significant $34 billion/year industry, STAY WYSE provides much needed support and representation for one of the travel industry’s fastest growing niche markets.

”STAYWYSE serves the youth accommodation sector by providing an effective industry voice to tourism authorities, regulators, on-line intermediaries as well as providing members with research and analysis. Operators can connect with buyers, share in best practice and get a better understanding of emerging customer and technology trends. The objective of STAYWYSE is to raise the profile of the wider youth accommodation sector and highlight its growing importance in the global tourism market.” 

Carl Michel, Executive Chairman, Generator Hostels

The Association’s mission is to provide safe, affordable and clean accommodation within a communal atmosphere that encourages youth mobility and cultural understanding.