Canadian hotel industry recorded positive results
In comparison with the week of 26 June through 2 July 2016, the industry reported occupancy: +4.8% to 74.0%, average daily rate (ADR): +11.0% to CAD173.58, and revenue per available room (RevPAR): +16.4% to CAD128.53.
Among the provinces, Manitoba experienced the largest year-over-year increases in occupancy (+24.7% to 73.6%) and RevPAR (+26.5% to CAD86.72).
Ontario posted the week’s largest rise in ADR (+18.1% to CAD175.76) and the second-highest lift in RevPAR (+24.9% to CAD138.61).
Overall, six of 11 reporting provinces saw a double-digit increase in RevPAR for the week.
Newfoundland and Labrador reported the only declines in occupancy (-10.1% to 70.7%) and RevPAR (-15.3% to CAD108.47) as well as the largest decrease in ADR (-5.8% to CAD153.32). ■