Downtown Anchorage seen with the Alaska Range to the north.
Ken Graham

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September 2018 Hotel Insights

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Hotel revenue in September increased 6 percent year over year, another solid month to cap summer. Revenue gains in the month were driven by rate. Demand was flat from September 2017. Hotel revenue remained below records set in 2015. Definite room blocks by meetings and conventions were…

Simon & Seafort's Celebrates 40 Years

Monday, October 08, 2018

Simon & Seafort’s is turning 40! We’ve launched a number of things to celebrate, we hope you’ll join us! Wine Down Wednesday’s Every Wednesday through November 7th, three flights of wine served with a complimentary fruit and cheese pairing. Price varies weekly…

Q2 2018 Tax Collections Report

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Hotel revenue for the second quarter of 2018 was more than $70.4 million, according to Municipality of Anchorage reporting released at the end of August. The report put Q2 bed tax collections at $7.5 million, down about 3 percent compared to the same period in 2017. The slight dip in hotel…

Snowhook Adds Snowmobiles and Fat Tire Bikes

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Snowhook Adventure Guides  is adding new winter tour options. This winter in addition to our dog sled tours we're offering snowmachine and fat tire bike tours to our program. And if transportation is a problem we're also adding daily shuttles to and from Anchorage to our base in Willow.…

SkiAK Has New Gear for Winter

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Winter will be soon upon us here in Alaska! SkiAK will be ready with all-new gear soon. Arrivals are happening daily. This year we will again be offering kids seasonal ski packages. The package includes new Rossignol skis, boots and telescopic poles. Ski lengths range from 70cm for the little…

July 2018 Hotel Insights

Monday, August 20, 2018

July saw the best hotel gross revenue in at least 12 months, with demand up 3 percent year over year. Occupancy was up 2 percent year over year in July, with rate also up.  Not sure what these terms mean? Check our guide to lodging performance . View June 2018 report  | View August 2018…