STR: U.S. hotel results for week ending Dec. 31

U.S. hotel performance came in higher than the previous week and showed improved comparisons to 2019 on the favorable side of a holiday calendar shift, according to STR‘s latest data through Dec. 31.

Dec. 25-31 (percentage change from comparable week in 2019):

Occupancy: 54.2% (+10.4%)
ADR: $167.21 (+21.7%)
RevPAR: $90.63 (+34.3%)

The comparable week three years ago covered Dec. 29-Jan. 4.

Among the top 25 markets, Norfolk/Virginia Beach reported the highest occupancy increase over 2019 (+22.9% to 48.5%).

Phoenix posted the highest ADR lift over 2019 (+53.5% to $174.33).

None of the top 25 Markets reported an ADR decline.

San Francisco (-9.3%, $92.78) and Los Angeles (-4.2% to $127.74) saw the only RevPAR declines from 2019.