Market Report U.S.

US Hotel Occupancy Up 0.5 Percent to 70.3 Percent - Week Ending May 27th - 2017

Average daily rate up 2.5 Percent to US$127.47

The U.S. hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 21-27 May 2017, according to data from STR.

In comparison with the week of 22-28 May 2016, the industry recorded the following:

  • Occupancy: +0.5% to 70.3%
  • Average daily rate (ADR): +2.5% to US$127.47
  • Revenue per available room (RevPAR): +3.1% to US$89.67

Among the Top 25 Markets, Boston, Massachusetts, showed the largest year-over-year increase in RevPAR (+19.1% to US$208.53), driven largely by the week’s greatest rise in ADR (+12.1% to US$234.62). Occupancy in the market rose 6.2% to 88.9%.

Three additional markets saw a double-digit lift in RevPAR for the week: Nashville, Tennessee (+16.3% to US$122.90); Phoenix, Arizona (+14.0% to US$76.81); and Atlanta, Georgia (+10.5% to US$82.69).

Nashville was the second of two markets to post a double-digit increase in ADR (+10.6% to US$148.74).

Phoenix saw the largest increase in occupancy (+8.1% to 69.4%).

San Francisco/San Mateo, California, reported the steepest declines in ADR (-8.3% to US$213.32) and RevPAR (-13.0% to US$185.41). Occupancy in the market fell 5.1% to 86.9%.

Two additional markets saw a 5.1% decrease in occupancy for the week: Oahu Island, Hawaii (-5.1% to 83.7%), and Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida (-5.1% to 73.6%).

View weekly U.S. hotel performance review

STR provides clients from multiple market sectors with premium, global data benchmarking, analytics and marketplace insights. Founded in 1985, STR maintains a presence in 10 countries around the world with a corporate North American headquarters in Hendersonville, Tennessee, and an international headquarters in London, England. For more information, please visit

Logos, product and company names mentioned are the property of their respective owners.