Construction Pipeline Caribbean And Mexico

Caribbean And Mexican Hotel Rooms Under Construction For December 2016 Up 6.9 Percent over 2015

STR's December 2016 Pipeline Report shows 31,570 rooms in 188 projects Under Contract in the Caribbean/Mexico region. The total represents a 10.5% increase in rooms Under Contract compared with December 2015. 

Under Contract data includes projects in the In Construction, Final Planning and Planning stages but does not include projects in the Unconfirmed stage.

The region reported 12,387 rooms in 82 projects In Construction for the month. Based on number of rooms, that is a 6.9% increase in year-over-year comparisons. 

Among Chain Scale segments, the Upscale segment accounted for the largest portion of rooms Under Contract (21.9% with 6,919 rooms).

The Luxury segment accounted for the largest percentage of rooms In Construction (21.2% with 2,632 rooms).

Caribbean/Mexico pipeline by Chain Scale (number of rooms):

Chain Scale Existing Supply In Construction Under Contract
Luxury 53,989 2,632 4,428
Upper Upscale 49,101 1,821 6,171
Upscale 79,708 2,547 6,919
Upper Midscale 60,256 2,457 4,407
Midscale 31,245 946 3,240
Economy 5,689 194 576
Unaffiliated 330,485 1,790 5,829
Total 610,473 12,387 31,570

Source: STR / report as of December 2016, activity reported through November 2016

Under Contract data includes those projects in the In Construction, Final Planning and Planning stages

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