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Canadian Hotel Occupancy at 39.9 Per Cent

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — Canadian hotel performance saw a continued steady rise for the week ending August 8, with the same significant level of year-over-year declines, according to STR data.

In a year-over-year comparison, the industry reported a 48.6-per-cent drop in occupancy to 39.9 per cent, a 28.6-per-cent decrease in Average Daily Rate (ADR) to $132.53 and a 63.3-per-cent decrease in Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) to $52.85. For comparison, the previous week, ending July 27, saw occupancy of 35.4 per cent, ADR at $126.07 and RevPAR of $44.66.

Both Manitoba (42.4 per cent) and Ontario (40.4 per cent) surpassed a 40-per-cent occupancy level for the week. And, looking at the country’s major cities, Ottawa (38.9 per cent), Edmonton (34.9 per cent) and Vancouver (35.1 per cent) were the only major markets at or above the 30-per-cent mark.

Newfoundland and Labrador reported the week’s lowest provincial occupancy (31.7 per cent) once again. And, at the market level, the lowest occupancy was seen in Montreal (20.3 per cent) for the sixth-consecutive week.

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