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Positive Performance Metrics for Canadian Hotel Industry Week Ending 10 March 2018

The Canadian hotel industry reported occupancy rose 2.7% to 61.4% during the week of 4-10 March 2018, while ADR increased 4.7% to 154.55 Canadian dollars ($119.03) and RevPAR jumped 7.5% to CA$94.88 ($73.07).

The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 4-10 March 2018, according to data from STR.

In comparison with the week of 5-11 March 2017, the industry reported the following:

  • Occupancy: +2.7% to 61.4%
  • Average daily rate (ADR): +4.7% to CAD154.55
  • Revenue per available room (RevPAR): +7.5% to CAD94.88

Among the provinces and territories, Nova Scotia reported the largest increase in RevPAR (+16.1% to CAD90.06).

The Northwest Territories posted the highest lift in ADR (+9.9% to CAD176.60).

Saskatchewan experienced the highest rise in occupancy (+11.7% to 57.0%), followed by Prince Edward Island (+10.7% to 36.4%).

Newfoundland and Labrador experienced the steepest declines across the three key performance indicators: occupancy (-35.7% to 49.2%), ADR (-11.6% to CAD132.17) and RevPAR (-43.1% to CAD65.07).

New Brunswick reported the second-largest decreases in occupancy (-9.8% to 50.3%) and RevPAR (-8.4% to CAD59.75).

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