Hotels in the UAE witnessed an occupancy rate of 76.7 per cent during May, marking a year-on-year increase of 2.1 per cent, while the rest of the Middle East and Africa region reported mixed results, according to new data.
The Middle East and African (MEA) region has reported negative year-over-year results in the three major performance metrics of hotel occupancy, revenue per available room (RevPAR) and average daily rate (ADR) in April, said a report.
Hotels in Cairo reported the largest occupancy increase during September in the Middle East and Africa region with year-on-year growth recording a significant 107.5 per cent, while occupancy levels reached 51.8 per cent, a report said.
Abu Dhabi’s 152 hotels and hotel apartments recorded more than 834,700 guests checking into the emirate’s accommodation in the first quarter (Q1) of the year, marking a record climb of 32 per cent over Q1 2013.
Hotel occupancy rates in Bahrain rose by 112 per cent to reach almost half capacity last month compared with the same period last year as the economic recovery from last year's unrest continues, a report said.
Bahrain also saw a massiv
The hospitality industry in Dubai continued its strong growth levels with the emirate topping the hotel occupancy levels and average revenue per room (RevPAR) globally for January, said top tourism officials citing the STR Global report.
Middle East hotels have witnessed a year-to-date (YTD) increase of 2.7 per cent in occupancy compared to the corresponding period in 2010, said a report.
Revenue per available room (RevPAR) in the Middle East has been recorded at $119 duri
Hotel occupancy in the Middle East was recorded at 60.4 per cent during the month of May, representing a decline of 1.8 per cent from the corresponding period in 2010, said a report.
The region’s RevPAR (revenue per available room) also wi
Dubai’s hotels witnessed an increase in occupancy of 8.7 per cent to reach 81.3 per cent during April, which is an achievement in the face of increased supply, said a report.
The city’s hotels witnessed an increase of 13.3 per cent in
The hotel occupancy in the Middle East region during March rose to 68.5 per cent with a 1.8 per cent growth compared to the same period last year, according to a joint study by Deloitte and STR Global.
Interestingly, the region h