STR: Middle East/Africa hotel data for November 2020
STR: Middle East/Africa hotel data for November 2020
23 DECEMBER 2020 9:33 AM

Hotels in the Middle East saw occupancy fall 34.4% to 46.9% in November as ADR declined 24.9% to $107.98 and RevPAR decreased 50.7% to $50.63. Africa's hotels reported occupancy decreased 58.7% to $27.8%, ADR fell 13.3% to $92.40 and RevPAR dropped 64.2% to $25.73.

LONDON—Hotels in the Middle East recorded their highest absolute occupancy level since February, while Africa hotels saw slightly lower occupancy than the previous month, according to November 2020 data from STR.

US$ constant currency, November 2020 (percentage change from November 2019)

Middle East
• Occupancy: 46.9% (-34.4%)
• Average daily rate (ADR): US$107.98 (-24.9%)
• Revenue per available room (RevPAR): US$50.63 (-50.7%)

• Occupancy: 27.8% (-58.7%)
• ADR: US$92.40 (-13.3%)
• RevPAR: US$25.73 (-64.2%)

Local currency, November 2020 (percentage change from November 2019)

• Occupancy: 24.1% (-66.0%)
• ADR: OMR33.81 (-45.2%)
• RevPAR: OMR8.15 (-81.4%)

Oman’s occupancy and RevPAR levels were its highest since March, while ADR was slightly lower than October.

Saudi Arabia
• Occupancy: 34.7% (-38.7%)
• ADR: SAR498.11 (+5.2%)
• RevPAR: SAR172.70 (-35.5%)

Each of the three key performance metrics were up from October levels. Monthly ADR increased year over year for the first time since April.

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