Canadian hotel occupancy fell 0.2% to 70.3%, ADR increased 1.3% to 157.72 Canadian dollars ($119.86) and RevPAR rose 1.1% to CA$110.92 ($84.28) during the week of 20-26 October.
The Canadian hotel industry recorded mostly positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 20-26 October 2019, according to data from STR.
In comparison with the week of 21-27 October 2018, the industry reported the following:
• Occupancy: -0.2% to 70.3%
• Average daily rate (ADR): +1.3% to CAD157.72
• Revenue per available room (RevPAR): +1.1% to CAD110.92
Manitoba saw the largest jump in RevPAR (+9.9% to CAD109.41), due primarily to the highest rise in occupancy (+7.5% to 83.3%).
Saskatchewan posted the largest lift in ADR (+8.3% to CAD129.70).
Nova Scotia reported the second-largest increases in occupancy (+7.1% to 79.3%) and RevPAR (+8.0% to CAD118.31).
Prince Edward Island registered the only double-digit decreases in ADR (-10.0% to CAD124.81) and RevPAR (-11.9% to CAD69.90).
Alberta saw the steepest drop in occupancy (-6.7% to 54.8%) as well as the second-largest declines in ADR (-3.4% to CAD133.09) and RevPAR (-9.9% to CAD72.90).
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