Part of speech: noun
A vacation spent at home
An inexpensive alternative to a typical vacation
Examples of Staycation in a sentence
"The more she thought about it, the more she realized she'd prefer a staycation to a traditional vacation."
"A staycation is the perfect opportunity to get some reading done."
Who says you have to go far away to be on vacation? Anyone with a tough work schedule can appreciate the relaxing benefits of a staycation, which is exactly what it sounds like: taking time off to stay home or even nearby rather than going on a road trip or flying halfway across the world.
Did you Know?
Staycations have become increasingly popular in recent years, especially among those who have more vacation days than money saved up.