The Canadian hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 26 February through 4 March 2017, according to data from STR.
Year-over-year comparison with the week of 28 February through 5 March 2016:
- Occupancy: +4.5% to 58.6%
- Average daily rate (ADR): +4.7% to CAD141.72
- Revenue per available room (RevPAR): +9.4% to CAD83.03
Among the provinces, Prince Edward Island recorded the largest year-over-year increases across the three key performance metrics. Occupancy in the province rose 17.9% to 33.9%, ADR was up 7.7% to CAD105.43 and RevPAR grew 27.0% to CAD35.69.
Two additional provinces saw a double-digit lift in RevPAR for the week: Ontario (+14.3% to CAD91.44) and British Columbia (+11.9% to CAD103.73).
Saskatchewan reported the largest declines in ADR (-5.7% to CAD119.25) and RevPAR (-6.9% to CAD59.08).
New Brunswick experienced the largest decrease in occupancy (-3.0% to 42.6%).
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