HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to data from STR, the Canadian hotel industry recorded positive results in the three key performance metrics during the week of Sept. 25 to Oct. 1.
In year-over-year comparisons, the country’s occupancy increased 3.6 per cent to 76.5 per cent. ADR and RevPAR also experienced growth, up 8.9 per cent (to $158.06) and 12.88 per cent (to $120.86) respectively.
Overall, seven of the 10 reporting provinces saw double-digit growth in RevPAR, while three recorded a double-digit rise in ADR. Quebec posted the largest year-over-year increases in both ADR (up 15.5 per cent) and RevPAR (up 25.8 per cent).
New Brunswick and Nova Scotia experienced the only double-digit increases in occupancy — up 13.4 per cent (to 73.1 per cent) and 11.5 per cent (to 83.2 per cent) respectively.
Saskatchewan reported the only negative performance, with a double-digit RevPAR decrease (down 13.6 per cent), a 7.9 per cent drop in occupancy and ADR decreasing by 6.2 per cent.