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"More and more hotels are finding ways to help solo travelers have great experiences," Christine Sarkis, senior editor of website Smarter Travel, told TODAY.
"For instance, many smaller, independent hotels offer activities like culinary and walking tours that solo travelers can sign up for if they want to join a group of like-minded travelers.
And at the Zemi Beach House Resort & Spa in Anguilla, each solo hotel guest has access to a personal guide throughout his or her stay who suggests fun social activities on the property such as cocktail parties, communal dinners and rum tastings.
RELATED: Discount airfare site Skypicker offers travelers new ways to find cheap flights While these programs are meant for more impromptu and casual meetings with other solo travelers, an app named Miss Travel, released over the summer, helps match its members around the world who are seeking travel companions.
According to the 2015 Visa Global Travel Intentions Study, solo travel is up 15 percent overall since 2013 and up to 37 percent from 16 percent for first-time travelers.