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Positive YOY Results for US Hotel Industry for Week Ending May 18th - 2019

The U.S. hotel industry saw occupancy increase 0.8% to 70.8% during the week of 12-18 May, and a 1.4% ADR increase to $134.36 pushed RevPAR up 2.2% to $95.13.
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Positive YOY Results for US Hotel Industry for Week Ending May 18th - 2019


The U.S. hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 12-18 May 2019, according to data from STR.

In comparison with the week of 13-19 May 2018, the industry recorded the following:

• Occupancy: +0.8% to 70.8%
• Average daily rate (ADR): +1.4% to US$134.36
• Revenue per available room (RevPAR): +2.2% to US$95.13

Among the Top 25 Markets, Boston, Massachusetts, reported the largest increase in RevPAR (+11.5% to US$212.97), due primarily to the second-highest lift in ADR (+7.2% to US$245.41).

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-New Jersey, posted the largest jump in ADR (+7.9% to US$160.06).

Anaheim/Santa Ana, California, experienced the highest rise in occupancy (+5.3% to 78.3%).

Seattle, Washington, registered the largest drop in RevPAR (-14.8% to US$130.65) primarily because of the steepest decline in ADR (-9.8% to US$163.51).

Miami/Hialeah, Florida, saw the largest decrease in occupancy.

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