HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. —The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of March 31 to April 6, according to data from STR.
In a year-over-year comparison, the industry reported a 6.3-per-cent increase in occupancy to 60.9 per cent. The Average Daily Rate (ADR) rose 5.9 per cent to $150.81 for the week, while Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) was up 12.6 per cent to $91.87.
Nova Scotia reported the largest jump in RevPAR — climbing 33.8 per cent to $84.46 — due primarily to the highest rise in occupancy (up 28.7 per cent to 63.4 per cent). Ontario posted the only double-digit lift in ADR, up 11.2 per cent to $161.27.
Quebec posted the only double-digit increase in occupancy (up 12.2 per cent to 59.9 per cent), as well as the second largest increase in RevPAR (up 21.2 per cent to $92.13). The Northwest Territories saw the steepest declines in occupancy (down 12.7 per cent to 46.3 per cent) and RevPAR (down 14.2 per cent to $76.76).
Newfoundland and Labrador posted the largest drop in ADR (down 5.8 per cent to $119.73) and the second-largest decrease in RevPAR (down 9.1 per cent to $54.33).