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 August 13 to 19.
Occupancy grew 4.5 per cent to 83.1 per cent, while Average Daily Rate recorded an 8.5-per-cent increase to $175.82. Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) jumped 13.4 per cent to $146.09.
Each of the 10 reporting provinces reported year-over-year growth in both occupancy and RevPAR.
Manitoba experienced the largest increase in RevPAR (up 28.9 per cent to $109.51), driven primarily by the only double-digit increase in occupancy (21.4-per-cent growth to 86.9 per cent).
Nova Scotia posted the largest increase in ADR, rising 15.3 per cent to $170.53, and the second-largest increase in RevPAR (up 21 per cent to $161.54).
Of the three provinces to report a decrease in ADR, Saskatchewan showed the largest drop in the metric, dropping 3.5 per cent to $115.91.