TORONTO — Canadian hotel occupancy increased 9.1 per cent to 40.4 per cent during the week of Dec. 22 to 28, 2013. Meanwhile, the ADR was down 0.8 per cent to $126.89 and RevPAR increased 8.2 per cent to $51.31.
Ontario reported the highest occupancy growth, up 25.9 per cent to 46.4 per cent, while P.E.I. experienced a sharp decline with occupancy falling 25.0 per cent to 14.6 per cent. Meanwhile, the highest ADR increase was also in Ontario, where rate grew 6.8 per cent to $108.84, and the largest decline in ADR was reported by Alberta, down 6.2 per cent to $139.98. Ontario has also reported the largest RevPAR gain for the week, a 34.4-per-cent increase to $50.52.