HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to STR data, in comparison with the week of July 28 through August 3, 2019, Canadian hotel occupancy fell 49.2 per cent to 38.4 per cent during the week of July 26 to August 1. Average Daily Rate (ADR) dipped 28.8 per cent to $129.74, while Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) decreased 63.8 per cent to $49.86.
The data shows a continued steady rise in Canada’s hotel performance but the same significant level of year-over-year declines.
Two provinces reached a 40-per-cent occupancy level: British Columbia (48.2 per cent) and Manitoba (43.1 per cent). Ottawa (37.2 per cent), Edmonton (34.5 per cent) and Vancouver (33.5 per cent) were the only major markets at or above the 30 per cent mark.
The lowest occupancy among provinces was reported in Newfoundland and Labrador (30.1 per cent). At the market level, the lowest occupancy was seen in Montreal (19.7 per cent).