STR: Asia Pacific hotel performance for Q1 2019
STR: Asia Pacific hotel performance for Q1 2019
26 APRIL 2019 7:58 AM

The Asia/Pacific region reported occupancy dropped 1.3% to 67.4% during the first quarter of 2019, while ADR fell 0.9% to $103.63 and RevPAR decreased 2.2% to $69.81. 

LONDON—Hotels in the Asia Pacific region reported negative results across the three key performance metrics during Q1 2019, according to data from STR.

U.S. dollar constant currency, Q1 2019 vs. Q1 2018

Asia Pacific

  • Occupancy: -1.3% to 67.4%
  • Average daily rate (ADR): -0.9% to US$103.63
  • Revenue per available room (RevPAR): -2.2% to US$69.81

Local currency, Q1 2019 vs. Q1 2018

Bali, Indonesia

  • Occupancy: +0.1% to 60.6%
  • ADR: +14.3% to IDR1,439,349.34
  • RevPAR: +14.4% to IDR871,828.26

STR analysts note that the strong comparison with Q1 2018 was due primarily to low performance in January 2018 caused by the Mount Agung eruption. During the first two months of 2019, Bali welcomed more than 890,000 international visitors (+10.2%), according to the Bureau of Statistics in Bali.

Phuket, Thailand

  • Occupancy: -7.0% to 84.5%
  • ADR: -5.7% to THB5,098.74
  • RevPAR: -12.3% to THB4,310.34

The occupancy level was the lowest for any Q1 in Phuket since 2015. STR analysts partially attribute the drop in performance during the market’s high season to a continued lack of visitors from Mainland China as well as the general elections held in March.

Download STR's March 2019 global hotel review.

Contact for additional market data. 

The above is a news release written by a third party. While HNN’s editorial mission is to produce unique content, it occasionally publishes timely, newsworthy news releases to complement in-house reporting efforts. All news releases are clearly marked as such. For questions and clarification, please contact Editorial Director Stephanie Ricca at

No Comments

Comments that include blatant advertisements or links to products or company websites will be removed to avoid instances of spam. Also, comments that include profanity, lewdness, personal attacks, solicitations or advertising, or other similarly inappropriate or offensive comments or material will be removed from the site. You are fully responsible for the content you post. The opinions expressed in comments do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Hotel News Now or its parent company, STR and its affiliated companies. Please report any violations to our editorial staff.