HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee—The Canadian hotel industry experienced positive results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 10-16 March 2013, according to data from STR.
In year-over-year comparisons, occupancy rose 1.6 percent to 60.7 percent, average daily rate was up 1.7 percent to CAD$124.46 and revenue per available room increased 3.3 percent to CAD$75.51.
Among the provinces, Alberta reported the largest occupancy increase, rising 6.3 percent to 71.2 percent, followed by Quebec with a 3.7-percent increase to 65.0 percent. Prince Edward Island posted the only double-digit occupancy decrease, falling 16.5 percent to 30.4 percent.
Alberta (+3.8 percent to CAD$139.49) and Saskatchewan (+3.7 percent to CAD$134.43) reported the largest ADR increases for the week. British Columbia fell 2.2 percent in ADR to CAD$126.95, experiencing the largest decrease in that metric.
Alberta achieved the only double-digit RevPAR increase, rising 10.2 percent to CAD$99.30. Prince Edward Island reported the largest RevPAR decrease, falling 13.9 percent to CAD$24.43.
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