HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to data from STR, the Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of June 10 to 16.
In year-over-year comparison, occupancy rose 1.2 per cent to 75.5 per cent, while Average Daily Rate (ADR) increased 64.5 per cent to $175.49. Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) jumped 5.7 per cent to $132.50.
Overall, nine of the 11 reporting provinces and territories saw RevPAR growth, with Nova Scotia reporting the only double-digit increase in RevPAR (a 10.6-per-cent increase to $122.34), due primarily to the second-largest jump in ADR (up eight per cent to $158.99). British Columbia reported the largest lift in ADR (up 10 per cent to $213.18) and the second-largest rise in RevPAR (climbing 8.9 per cent to $172.21).
Newfoundland and Labrador registered the steepest decline in RevPAR — falling 7.3 per cent to $108.66.
Prince Edward Island experienced the only double-digit decrease in occupancy (down 11.2 per cent to 69.6 per cent), which resulted in the second-largest decline in RevPAR (down 6.4 per cent to $118.66).