U.S. hotel occupancy reached its highest weekly level since early November 2019, according to STR‘s latest data through 12 June.
6-12 June 2021 (percentage change from comparable week in 2019*):
- Occupancy: 66.0% (-10.3%)
- Average daily rate (ADR): US$125.16 (-7.0%)
- Revenue per available room (RevPAR): US$82.65 (-16.6%)
While weekday occupancy was still down double digits from the corresponding days in 2019, weekend occupancy was 0.2% (Friday) and 3.2% (Saturday) higher than the 2019 comparables. On a total-room-inventory basis, which includes those hotels temporarily closed due to the pandemic, total week occupancy was higher than 60% for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic. ADR and RevPAR were also the highest of the pandemic era on an absolute basis.