The Aruba Hotel & Tourism Association has released the most recent hotel performance results and announced that in October the hotels experienced a 12-point loss in average occupancy after the CDC’s alert travel for Aruba was raised.
EFFECT ON OCTOBER:
OCTOBER 2021 DATA:
- Occupancy: The occupancy rate was 60%, which is a level of occupancy that is 21% lower than in October 2019.
- 9 out of 20 hotels experienced a lower than 50% occupancy rate in October.
- ADR: The average daily rate (for occupied rooms) was $238.24, which is 8.6% higher than in 2019.
- RevPAR: The revenue per available room was 14% lower than a year ago, at $143.35.
YEAR TO DATE:
Year to date, Aruba’s hotels experienced an average occupancy of 54%; a recovery rate of 64%. When compared to the same period last year, ADR is down 7.4% and RevPAR down 40.8%.
AHATA’s Timeshare properties experienced an 81% occupancy in October, and are projecting an 82% average occupancy in November.
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.