HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — Canadian hotel performance was down slightly for the week ending September 26 compared to prior weeks, according to STR data. Year-over-year declines also worsened.
In a year-over-year comparison, the industry reported a 53.7-per-cent drop in occupancy to 35.6 per cent, a 32.8-per-cent decrease in Average Daily Rate (ADR) to $119.39 and a 68.9-per-cent decrease in Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) to $42.46. For comparison, the previous week, ending September 19, saw occupancy of 37 per cent, ADR at $121.94 and RevPAR of $45.17.
B.C. was the only provinces to achieve occupancy above 40 per cent for the week, with an occupancy of 44 per cent (down from 46.5 per cent the previous week). Among the major markets, Vancouver saw the highest occupancy level at 34.8 per cent (down from 35.3 per cent the previous week).
With occupancy at 24.7 per cent (down from 27.3 per cent the previous week), Quebec saw the week’s lowest provincial occupancy. At the market level, the lowest occupancy was reported in Montreal, with occupancy at 19 per cent (down from 20.1 per cent the previous week).