HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to data from STR, the Canadian hotel industry recorded mostly positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of July 1 to 7.
In year-over-year comparison, occupancy dropped 1.7 per cent to 72 per cent, while Average Daily Rate (ADR) increased 3.1 per cent to $177.98. Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) rose 1.4 per cent to $128.13.
B.C. reported the only double-digit increase in ADR, as well as the largest rise in RevPAR — up 10 per cent and 6.2 per cent respectively — while Saskatchewan posted the largest lift in occupancy (up 7.3 per cent to 57.5 per cent).
Manitoba experienced the largest decrease in RevPAR (down 13.1 per cent to $70.19), due to the second-largest drop in occupancy (down 13.4 per cent to 60.2 per cent). New Brunswick reported the largest fall in occupancy (down 13.7 per cent to 69.2 per cent) and the second-largest decrease in RevPAR (a 12.9-per-cent decrease to $94.83).
Saskatchewan reported the steepest drop in ADR — down 3.9 per cent to $111.28.