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STR: U.S. hotel results for week ending 4 January

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HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee—The U.S. hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 29 December 2019 through 4 January 2020, according to data from STR.

In comparison with the week of 30 December 2018 through 5 January 2019, the industry recorded the following:

  • Occupancy: +0.3% to 49.0%
  • Average daily rate (ADR): +4.0% to US$136.46
  • Revenue per available room (RevPAR): +4.3% to US$66.84

Oahu Island, Hawaii, recorded the largest increase in RevPAR (+22.4% to US$369.64), driven by the only double-digit lift in ADR (+16.0% to US$405.95).

Miami/Hialeah, Florida, experienced the only double-digit rise in occupancy (+11.1% to 86.2%) and the second-largest jump in RevPAR (+16.3% to US$290.06).   

Nashville, Tennessee, saw the second-largest increase in occupancy (+9.9% to 57.8%) and the third-highest jump in RevPAR (+13.8% to US$74.64).

New Orleans, Louisiana, registered the steepest drop in RevPAR (-10.8% to US$106.86), due primarily to the largest decline in ADR (-8.0% to US$159.35).  

Atlanta, Georgia, reported the largest decrease in occupancy (-6.6% to 49.8%).

Additional Performance Data
STR’s world-leading hotel performance sample comprises 67,000 properties and 9.0 million rooms around the globe. Members of the media should refer to the contacts listed below for additional data requests.

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