HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of August 26 to September 1, according to data from STR.
In year-over-year comparison, the industry reported a 1.1-per-cent increase in occupancy to 77.7 per cent, 2.4-per-cent growth in Average Daily Rate (ADR) to $171.93 and a 3.5-per-cent increase in Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) to $133.59.
Ontario reported the largest increases in each of the three key performance metrics, with occupancy up 4.1 per cent (to 83.9 per cent), ADR climbing 5.6 per cent (to $168.822) and RevPAR growth of 9.9 per cent (to $141.67).
Quebec saw the second-highest rise in occupancy — a 2.8-per-cent increase to 83 per cent. Manitoba posted the second-largest lift in ADR (up 5.2 per cent to $123.17), which drove the second-largest jump in RevPAR (up 4.8 per cent to $97.18).
Newfoundland and Labrador registered the only double-digit decreases in each of the three key performance metrics, with occupancy falling 16.6 per cent (to 63.7 per cent), ADR down 10.9 per cent (to $133.35) and a 25.7-per-cent decrease in RevPAR (to $84.93).