STR reports US hotel performance for week ending 18 September
Among the Top 25 Markets, New Orleans, Louisiana, reported the largest occupancy increase, rising 34.4 percent to 53.9 percent, followed by Detroit, Michigan (+18.2 percent to 62.8 percent), and Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota-Wisconsin (+16.0 percent to 78.0 percent). Phoenix, Arizona, ended the week virtually flat in occupancy with a 0.1-percent decrease to 48.1 percent, reporting the only decrease in that metric.
New York, New York, experienced the only double-digit ADR increase, rising 13.9 percent to US$293.70. Nashville, Tennessee, posted the largest ADR decrease, falling 5.3 percent to US$87.85, followed by Phoenix with a 4.4-percent decrease to US$91.12.
New Orleans achieved the largest RevPAR increase, rising 43.2 percent to US$49.62. Six other markets reported RevPAR increases of more than 15 percent: Chicago, Illinois (+25.8 percent to US$110.16); Minneapolis-St. Paul (+19.6 percent to US$75.89); Miami-Hialeah, Florida (+18.7 percent to US$68.91); Detroit (+17.4 percent to US$48.63); Boston, Massachusetts (+15.6 percent to US$131.62); and Denver, Colorado (+15.5 percent to US$77.52). Phoenix experienced the only RevPAR decrease for the week, falling 4.5 percent to US$43.79.
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