HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to data from STR, the Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of September 10 to 16, 2017.
Overall, occupancy was up 0.8 per cent to 78.9 per cent; Average daily rate (ADR) rose 2.9 per cent to $169.40; and Revenue per Available Room (RevPAR) grew 3.7 per cent to $133.71
Manitoba experienced the week’s largest increase in RevPAR (up 20.1 per cent to $102.54), due primarily to the only double-digit rise in occupancy (an 18.4-per-cent increase to 82.6 per cent). Nova Scotia posted the only double-digit lift in ADR up 11.1 to $165.69) and the only other double-digit jump in RevPAR (up 10 per cent to $146.78).
Nine of the 11 reporting provinces experienced growth in RevPAR for the week, while Saskatchewan reported the largest decrease in RevPAR (down 4.4 per cent to $73.65), due to the largest drop in ADR (a 4.8-per-cent decrease to $119.60).
P.E.I. experienced the largest decrease in occupancy, falling 4.4 per cent to 91.9 per cent.