The Canadian hotel industry recorded negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 17-23 March 2019, according to data from STR.

In comparison with the week of 18-24 March 2018, the industry reported the following:

• Occupancy: -5.7% to 61.2%
• Average daily rate (ADR): -1.8% to CAD145.03
• Revenue per available room (RevPAR): -7.4% to CAD88.73

Among the provinces and territories, Prince Edward Island reported the only increases in occupancy (+18.9% to 42.1%) and RevPAR (+29.7% to CAD48.64) as well as the highest jump in ADR (+9.1% to CAD115.50).

New Brunswick posted the only other lift in ADR (+0.9% to CAD120.80).

The Northwest Territories saw the largest decline in occupancy (-34.9% to 59.7%), which resulted in the steepest drop in RevPAR (-36.2% to CAD100.30).

Newfoundland and Labrador registered the largest decrease in ADR (-5.5% to CAD121.74).

Saskatchewan experienced the second-steepest declines in occupancy (-11.8% to 54.6%) and RevPAR (-13.2% to CAD63.78).

STR provides clients from multiple market sectors with premium, global data benchmarking, analytics and marketplace insights. Founded in 1985, STR maintains a presence in 10 countries around the world with a corporate North American headquarters in Hendersonville, Tennessee, and an international headquarters in London, England. For more information, please visit

Logos, product and company names mentioned are the property of their respective owners.

You May Also Like

Fighting workplace burnout in the hospitality industry

Burnout is a health hazard in the workplace and hospitality is more…

Hospitality workwear

Positive Branding is an established workwear provider with a huge clothing range…

U.S. Hotel F&B Performance Increased in 2018

U.S. hotel food-and-beverage revenue per occupied room (F&B RevPOR) increased 2.7% in…

Bennett Hay celebrates a year a success with Guest First Awards 2019

Bennett Hay, the bespoke hospitality company has marked another successful year with…