ORANJESTAD – The Aruba Hotel & Tourism Association has released the most recent hotel performance results and announced that in September the hotels experienced a 12-point loss in average occupancy after the CDC’s alert travel for Aruba was raised.
EFFECT ON SEPTEMBER:
SEPTEMBER 2021 DATA:
- Occupancy: The occupancy rate was 56.3%, which is 29.2% lower than September 2019.
- 25% of the hotels experienced a lower than 40% occupancy rate.
- ADR: The average daily rate (for occupied rooms) was $243.25, which is an increase of 13.6% compared to 2019.
- RevPAR: The revenue per available room was 20% lower than a year ago, at $136.89.
YEAR TO DATE:
In the first nine months of 2021, Aruba’s hotels experienced an average occupancy of 53.4%. When compared to the same period last year, ADR is down 8.6% and RevPAR down 43%.
AHATA’s Timeshare properties experienced a 74% occupancy in September, and are projecting an 82% average occupancy in October.
AHATA member hotels: Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort, Barceló Aruba, Boardwalk Boutique Hotel, Brickell Bay Beach Club, Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, Courtyard by Marriott, Divi & Tamarijn All-Inclusive, Eagle Aruba Resort, Holiday Inn Resort Aruba, Hyatt Regency Aruba, Hyatt Place Aruba Airport, Manchebo Beach Resort, Marriott Aruba & Stellaris Casino, Paradera Park, Radisson Blu Aruba, Renaissance Aruba Resort, The Ritz-Carlton Aruba, RIU Palace Aruba, RIU Palace Antillas, Talk of the Town Hotel.
AHATA member timeshares: Divi Aruba Phoenix, Divi Dutch Village, Divi Village Golf, La Cabana, Marriott Ocean Club, Marriott Surf Club.