U.S. Hotel Occupancy Decreased by 33% to 32.5% for Week Ending December 26th

Graph - U.S. hotel occupancy
U.S. Hotel Occupancy Decreased by 33% to 32.5% for Week Ending December 26th

ADR fell 28.8% to $92.08 and RevPAR declined 52.3% to $29.94.

U.S. weekly hotel occupancy fell to its lowest level since early May, according to STR‘s latest data for the week of Christmas.

20-26 December 2020 (percentage change from comparable week in 2019):

• Occupancy: 32.5% (-33.0%)
• Average daily rate (ADR): US$92.08 (-28.8%)
• Revenue per available room (RevPAR): US$29.94 (-52.3%)

Aggregate data for the Top 25 Markets showed identical occupancy (32.5%) but higher ADR (US$94.36) than all other markets.

Among the Top 25 Markets, Miami/Hialeah, Florida (47.5%) saw the highest occupancy level.

Top 25 Markets with the lowest occupancy levels for the week included Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota-Wisconsin (22.3%), and Boston, Massachusetts (23.5%).

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