HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee—The Canadian hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 25-31 August 2013, according to data from STR.
In year-over-year comparisons, occupancy rose 4.4 percent to 76.1 percent, average daily rate was up 4.0 percent to CAD$135.09, and revenue per available room increased 8.6 percent to CAD$102.78.
Among the provinces, Prince Edward Island reported the largest occupancy increase, rising 12.6 percent to 78.8 percent. Newfoundland followed with a 10.5-percent increase to 90.3 percent. Manitoba fell 4.3 percent in occupancy to 60.7 percent, posting the largest decrease in that metric.
Newfoundland rose 8.9 percent in ADR to CAD$151.76, achieving the largest increase in that metric, followed by British Columbia with a 6.2-percent increase to CAD$149.43. New Brunswick reported the largest ADR decrease, falling 2.3 percent to CAD$114.64.
Newfoundland (+20.4 percent to CAD$137.03) and Prince Edward Island (+18.5 percent to CAD$102.53) experienced the largest RevPAR increases for the week. Manitoba fell 4.0 percent in RevPAR to CAD$66.98, reporting the largest decrease in that metric.
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