Market Report Canada

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Down -3.7 Percent to 52.4 Percent For Week Ending 18 January 2020

Revenue per available room down -3.8 Percent to CAD76.74
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Nova Scotia reported the highest increases in each of the three key performance metrics


The Canadian hotel industry recorded negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 12-18 January 2020, according to data from STR.

In comparison with the week of 13-19 January 2019, the industry reported the following:

• Occupancy: -3.7% to 52.4%
• Average daily rate (ADR): -0.1 to CAD146.51
• Revenue per available room (RevPAR): -3.8% to CAD76.74

Among the provinces and territories, Alberta experienced the steepest decline in occupancy (-15.1% to 42.2%), which resulted in the largest drop in RevPAR (-15.9% to CAD56.00).

Newfoundland and Labrador reported the largest decrease in ADR (-7.2% to CAD113.91) and the second-largest decline in RevPAR (-14.0% to CAD37.71).

Saskatchewan saw the only other double-digit drop in occupancy (-10.1% to 50.6%).

Nova Scotia reported the highest increases in each of the three key performance metrics: occupancy (+3.5% to 44.1%), ADR (+2.6% to CAD123.93) and RevPAR (+6.2% to CAD54.60).

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