May 2021 Anchorage Hotel Insights

Anchorage hotels saw significant improvements compared to 2020, and yet a ways to go before nearing 2019 benchmarks. May 2021 occupancy increased to 72%, an 81% improvement from May 2020, though shy…

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January 2021 Anchorage Hotel Insights

January 2021 saw noticeable improvement in performance compared to December 2020 for demand, occupancy, and by extension RevPAR for Anchorage hotels. While these are all encouraging signs in the wake…

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Independent Traveler Workshop

To prep for 2021, Alaska businesses gathered for a multi-part workshop dedicated to drawing fully independent travelers. The workshop included in-depth research findings, new marketing tools and…

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February 2020 Hotel Insights

Hotel performance in February slowed significantly in 2020, failing to meet the high-water marks set in 2019. Hotel revenue was down 15% year over year; yet with $13.3 million in revenue, it was still…

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December 2019 Hotel Insights

December hotel performance was stable compared to 2018. December 2019 saw a slight improvement in monthly revenue, up less than 1% – or within $100,000 – year over year. Demand for the month ticked…

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November 2019 Hotel Insights

November hotel revenue saw modest gains year over year for 2019, with more than $14.1 million in hotel revenue reported for the month. ADR was down less than 1%, with demand up just under 1%. Those…

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September 2019 Hotel Insights

September set a new record for monthly revenue previously set in 2015, with $25.5 million in revenue. A solid return in the final month of summer season ensures hotel performance is on pace or above…

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August 2019 Hotel Insights

The final full month of the busy 2019 summer season added more gains compared to the previous year. Hotel demand remained strong for the month, up 4% year over year. Occupancy held strong at 91% for…

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