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Electronic Room Nights Increase 8.8 Percent for Latin American and Caribbean Hotels in Q3 2006

- TravelCLICK's eMonitor Reports Top 10 Destinations in Latin America, the Caribbean

TravelCLICK's eMonitor results for the third quarter of 2006 show an 8.8 percent increase over the third quarter of 2005 in room nights booked electronically through the Global Distribution Systems (GDS) and key Internet sites for Latin America and the Caribbean. Worldwide electronic room nights also increased, up 5.2 percent for the third quarter of 2006. The Average Daily Rate (ADR) for hotels in Latin America and the Caribbean was $119.51, an increase of 5.7 percent over the third quarter of 2005. This increase fell short of the 9.1 percent worldwide growth in ADR.

eMonitor results are compiled from TravelCLICK's comprehensive database, which is the exclusive source of hotel industry electronic distribution data from the Amadeus, Galileo, Sabre and Worldspan GDS. TravelCLICK's eMonitor also includes hotel bookings made through third-party travel Internet websites powered by Pegasus Solutions.

Electronic Room Night Bookings for Latin America and the Caribbean - Q3 2006


Top Destination Markets for Latin America and the Caribbean - Q3 2006
The top 10 destination markets based on electronic room nights in Latin America and the Caribbean, in order, were:

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