HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of Dec. 3 to 9, according to data from STR.
Occupancy rose 4.5 per cent to 59.5 per cent while Average Daily Rate (ADR) grew 4.4 per cent to $141.16. Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) jumped nine per cent to $83.96.
Nova Scotia posted the largest year-over-year increase in RevPAR (up 14.8 per cent to $69.89).
Ontario reported the largest increase in ADR (an eight-per-cent increase to $149.11) and the second-highest jump in RevPAR (12.8-per-cent growth to $97.38).
Overall, eight of the 11 reporting provinces and territories reported RevPAR growth.
Although the Northwest Territories experienced the largest increase in occupancy (up 11.3 per cent to 79.5 per cent), the territory reported the steepest drop in ADR (down 5.7 per cent to $154.08).
Manitoba saw the largest declines in occupancy (down 3.4 per cent to 65.3 per cent) and RevPAR (a 1.9- per-cent dip to $78.99).