HENDERSON, Tenn. — STR, Inc. data shows the Canadian hotel industry increased occupancy, ADR and RevPAR in the third quarter of 2015.
In year-over-year results, occupancy increased 0.2 per cent to 76.6 per cent; ADR was up 6.1 per cent to $154.95; and RevPAR increased 6.9 per cent to $113.76.
Prince Edward Island attracted the highest occupancy in the country, up 7.5 per cent to 89.6 per cent, while Nova Scotia was a close second with a 6.2-per-cent increase to 81.9 per cent occupancy. Alberta, conversely, experienced a 9.7-per-cent drop in occupancy to 68.4 per cent.
British Columbia led the country in ADR, up 13.3 per cent to $180.67, while Saskatchewan (-2.5 per cent to $128.20) and Newfoundland and Labrador (-1.4 per cent to $160.14) experienced a decline in ADR.
In RevPAR, Prince Edward Island recorded the highest increase in RevPAR, up 19.7 per cent to $125.16, and Alberta reported a double-digit decrease, down 11.5 per cent to $103.81.