HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded mixed year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of May 26 to June 1, according to data from STR.
In year-over-year comparison, the industry reported a one-per-cent decrease in occupancy to 72.2 per cent, a 1.5-per-cent increase in Average Daily Rate (ADR) to $170.87 and a 0.5-per-cent increase in Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) to $123.45.
Newfoundland and Labrador posted the highest rise in occupancy — up 8.7 per cent to 62 per cent — but also posted the steepest decline in ADR (down 8.2 per cent to $131.97).
Ontario recorded the largest lift in ADR (up 5.6 per cent to $173.45), while Nova Scotia registered the largest jump in RevPAR (up 8.4 per cent to $148.61), due primarily to having the only other increase in occupancy (up 5.8 per cent to 86.4 per cent).
Saskatchewan saw the largest drop in RevPAR (down 9.9 per cent to $69.56) due to the steepest decrease in occupancy (down 8.7 per cent to 57.6 per cent).
Alberta posted the second-largest declines in both ADR — down 4.5 per cent to $145.52 — and RevPAR (down six per cent to $88.53).