Tourism - August 2017

Overnight stays spent in the Azorean hotel establishments increased by 15,8% in August 2017 compared with August 2016. From January to August, overnight stays spent in the Azorean hotel establishments increased by 17,8% compared with the same period in 2016. Overnight stays spent by residents increased by 18,9% and overnight stays spent by non-residents increased by 17,1%. Guests registered an increase of 18,2% in August and also an increase of 18,2% from January to August. In August 2017, the average stay was 3,19 nights (-1,8%) and the bed occupancy rate stood at 78,1% (5,7 p.p.). Total revenue increased by 22,4% and revenue from accommodation increased by 23,2% in August 2017. RevPar was EUR 71,0 and registered an increase of 16,8%.