In year-over-year results, the Canadian hotel industry’s occupancy increased 0.2% to 76.6%; its average daily rate was up 6.1% to CAD$154.95; and its revenue per available room increased 6.9% to CAD$113.76.
Among the provinces, Prince Edward Island reported the largest increase in occupancy, up 7.5% to 89.6%. Nova Scotia followed with a 6.2% increase to 81.9%.
Alberta experienced the steepest occupancy decline, down 9.7% to 68.4%.
British Columbia posted the only double-digit rise in ADR, up 13.3% to CAD$180.67.
Saskatchewan (-2.5% to CAD$128.20) and Newfoundland and Labrador (-1.4% to CAD$160.14) were the only two provinces to report a drop in ADR.
Five provinces recorded a double-digit increase in RevPAR, led by Prince Edward Island (+19.7% to CAD$125.16).
Alberta reported the only double-digit decrease in RevPAR, down 11.5% to CAD$103.81.