STR: US hotel results for week ending 17 August
STR: US hotel results for week ending 17 August
22 AUGUST 2019 8:11 AM

During the week of 11-17 August, U.S. hotel occupancy fell 1% to 71.7%, and despite a 0.4% ADR increase to $130.89, RevPAR dropped 0.6% to $93.90.

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee—The U.S. hotel industry reported mostly negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 11-17 August 2019, according to data from STR.

In comparison with the week of 12-18 August 2018, the industry recorded the following:

• Occupancy: -1.0% to 71.7%
• Average daily rate (ADR): +0.4% to US$130.89
• Revenue per available room (RevPAR): -0.6% at US$93.90

Among the Top 25 Markets, Phoenix, Arizona, registered the largest increase in occupancy (+8.0% to 62.9%) and the only double-digit jump in RevPAR (+12.9% to US$55.94).

Oahu Island, Hawaii, posted the largest lift in ADR (+5.0% to US$274.36) and the second-highest rise in RevPAR (+7.1% to US$252.94).

Chicago, Illinois, saw the only double-digit decline in RevPAR (-12.2% to US$108.14), due primarily to the largest drop in ADR (-8.0% to US$143.25).

Orlando, Florida, experienced the steepest decrease in occupancy (-5.0% to 66.4%) and the second-largest drop in RevPAR (-9.0% to US$65.28).

Overall, 15 of the Top 25 Markets reported a RevPAR decline.

Download STR's weekly U.S. hotel review here.

North America Media Contacts:

Nick Minerd
Senior Director, Communications
+1 (615) 824-8664 ext. 3305

Haley Luther
Communications Coordinator
+1 (615) 824-8664 ext. 3500

The above is a news release written by a third party. While HNN’s editorial mission is to produce unique content, it occasionally publishes timely, newsworthy news releases to complement in-house reporting efforts. All news releases are clearly marked as such. For questions and clarification, please contact Editorial Director Stephanie Ricca at

No Comments

Comments that include blatant advertisements or links to products or company websites will be removed to avoid instances of spam. Also, comments that include profanity, lewdness, personal attacks, solicitations or advertising, or other similarly inappropriate or offensive comments or material will be removed from the site. You are fully responsible for the content you post. The opinions expressed in comments do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Hotel News Now or its parent company, STR and its affiliated companies. Please report any violations to our editorial staff.