STR: US results for week ending 15 August
 
STR: US results for week ending 15 August
20 AUGUST 2015 6:01 AM
In year-over-year measurements, the industry’s occupancy increased 1.2% to 74.3%; its ADR was up 3.9% to $122.30; and its RevPAR increased 5.1% to $90.85.
HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee—The U.S. hotel industry recorded positive results in the three key performance measurements during the week of 9-15 August 2015, according to data from STR, Inc.
 
In year-over-year measurements, the industry’s occupancy increased 1.2% to 74.3%. Average daily rate for the week was up 3.9% to US$122.30. Revenue per available room increased 5.1% to finish the week at US$90.85.
 
Six of the Top 25 Markets reported double-digit increases in RevPAR: New Orleans, Louisiana (+24.1% to US$67.43); St. Louis, Missouri-Illinois (+14.6% to US$77.67); Denver, Colorado (+12.8% to US$114.03); Los Angeles/Long Beach, California (+12.3% to US$166.65); Orlando, Florida (+12.0% to US$73.91); and Anaheim/Santa Ana, California (+11.3% to US$149.70). 
 
New York, New York (-3.8% to US$204.55), and San Francisco/San Mateo, California (-3.5% to US$221.71), reported the largest RevPAR decreases for the week.   
 
Three markets posted double-digit ADR increases: Seattle, Washington (+10.7% to US$183.40); Los Angeles/Long Beach (+10.4% to US$185.10); and New Orleans (+10.2% to US$112.44). 
 
New York recorded the largest ADR decrease for the week, down 2.7% to US$232.84.
 
New Orleans experienced the only double-digit occupancy increase, up 12.5% to 60.0%. 
 
Houston, Texas (-5.4% to 68.7%), and Detroit, Michigan (-5.0% to 77.4%), saw the steepest declines in occupancy. 

View the U.S. hotel review for the week ending 15 August.

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