Hendersonville, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of Jan. 28 to Feb. 3, according to data from STR.
In year-over-year comparison, the industry reported the following:
• Occupancy: up 1.1 per cent to 55.6 per cent
• Average Daily Rate (ADR): up 3.7 per cent to $144.03
• Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR): up 4.9 per cent to $80.13
Ontario reported the largest rise in occupancy, growing 3.8 per cent to 60.8 per cent, as well as the only double-digit increase in RevPAR (up 10 per cent to $89.72). B.C. posted the largest lift in ADR, jumping 6.4 per cent to $164.40 and the second-largest increase in RevPAR (up 6.4 per cent to $96.94).
The Northwest Territories experienced the only double-digit drop in occupancy, falling 12.8 per cent to 75.6 per cent and RevPAR (down 16.1 per cent to $121.96). Saskatchewan reported the steepest decline in ADR, recording a 4.8-per-cent decrease to $112.86.
P.E.I. saw the second-largest decreases in occupancy (down five per cent to 31.5 per cent) and RevPAR (down six per cent to $33.13).