Trends & Insights

Lodging Occupancy and Revenue in Southeast Take Hit Post Hurricanes

Lodging occupancy and revenue in the Southeastern U.S. both took a dip during the month of September in the wake of the hurricanes that swept through the region. According to data collected, analyzed and distributed by Inntopia in their monthly DestiMetrics Market Briefing yesterday, as of Sept. 30, aggregated actual occupancy for September among participating …

Autumn Strength Boosts Overall Summer Occupancy at Western Mountain Destinations

The booking pace picked up during September for the last two months of the summer and it looks pretty likely that the summer of 2017 will set the seventh consecutive occupancy record. Overall occupancy at western mountain destinations for the six summer months encompassing April through October were buoyed up by bookings made in September for …

Despite Hurricanes, Southeast Destination Travel Showing Stability

As of Aug. 31, aggregated actual occupancy for August was up 1.6 percent and revenues were up 2.2 percent for the month compared to the same time last year according to data released by Inntopia in their monthly DestiMetrics* Market Briefing for participating southeastern destinations. The Briefing also revealed that for the summer season that …

Western Mountain Occupancy Slumps; Daily Rates Keep Climbing

Early winter bookings trending down. Lodging figures released last Friday by Inntopia in their monthly DestiMetrics Market Briefing revealed that the trend of slipping occupancy and rising revenues that began last winter has continued through most of the summer. For the six summer months that include May through October, as of Aug. 31, occupancy is down …

Western Mountain Destinations Expected to Set Summer Revenue Record

From Colorado to California and Utah to Oregon, western mountain lodging properties continue their gallop towards yet another summer revenue record. With half of the official summer season (May through October) completed and significant advanced reservation on the books, aggregated revenues at participating mountain resorts as of July 31 had already reached 90 percent of total …

Revenue at western mountain lodging continues upward climb

Summer occupancy at western mountain destinations remains flat; revenue surges. Even though summer occupancy among western mountain resort destinations is up only a scant 0.2 percent compared to last summer (May through October), revenues continue to gallop ahead driven by robust gains in the Average Daily Rate (ADR). As of June 30, aggregated revenues are up …

Revenues Keep Revving up at Western Mountain Resorts this Summer

Summer Rates Continue Upward Climb as Occupancy at Western Mountain Resorts Remains Mostly Flat While aggregated occupancy at mountain resorts is up a scant 0.6 percent for the summer months of May through October based on bookings made through May 31, aggregated revenue for the same time period is up a robust 9.3 percent compared to …

The 2016/17 end-of-season email performance stats are in.

With roots in the mountains, we've been updating end-of-season email performance stats for this industry for almost a decade. A few weeks ago we ran the numbers again and here's what we found. The Goods For this analysis we looked at 40,000 campaigns sent by 75 different mountain resorts to more than 300,000,000 recipients. We found the …