HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of August 20 to 26, according to data from STR.
Occupancy climbed 1.7 per cent to 80.8 per cent, Average Daily Rate rose 5.7 per cent to $170.43 and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) was up 7.5 per cent to $137.72
Manitoba experienced the largest increase in RevPAR, jumping 29.8 per cent to $100.16, due primarily to the only double-digit increase in occupancy (25.5-per-cent growth to 83.3 per cent).
Nova Scotia posted the only double-digit increase in ADR, climbing 11 per cent to $161.04), and the second-largest increase in RevPAR (up 15.5 per cent to $145.28).
Saskatchewan reported the largest drop in ADR, falling 4.1 per cent to US$115.21, and RevPAR (down 4.4 per cent to US$67.44). Occupancy in the province fell 0.3 per cent to 58.5 per cent. Quebec reported the only other decrease in occupancy, down 0.4 per cent to 88.2 per cent.