HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry reported negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of July 28 to August 3, according to data from STR.
In a year-over-year comparison, the industry reported a 2.6-per-cent decrease in occupancy to 75.8 per cent, a 3.3-per-cent dip in Average Daily Rate (ADR) to $181.25 and a 5.8-per-cent drop in Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) to $137.43.
Saskatchewan saw the largest increase in RevPAR (up 4.5 per cent), due primarily to the largest lift in ADR (a three-per-cent increase). Newfoundland and Labrador experienced the highest rise in occupancy — a 6.9-per-cent increase to 77.2 per cent.
Quebec registered the steepest decline in occupancy (down 6.5 per cent), while P.E.I. posted the largest drop in ADR (down 6.6 per cent). B.C. reported the steepest decrease in RevPAR, with a 9.8-per-cent drop to $197.97.