STR: Canada results for week ending 31 August
06 SEPTEMBER 2013 7:24 AM

In year-over-year comparisons, occupancy rose 4.4% to 76.1%; ADR was up 4% to CA$135.09; and RevPAR increased 8.6% to CA$102.78.
 

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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