In May of 2019 Curaçao registered a hotel occupancy of 71.1%. Compared to 2018 (68.3%) this is an increase of 2.8 percentage points. The average daily rate (ADR) increased slightly with 0.04% compared to 2018, from $141.73 to $141.79 in 2019.
As for the revenue per available room (RevPAR), numbers indicate a slightly bigger increase of 4.1%. The revenue per available room in 2018 was $96.84 and in 2019 it increased to $100.82. Regardless of the start of the Spring season and approaching Summer season in colder countries, Curaçao remains attractive as a summer vacation destination.
The climate in Curaçao is tropical and hot all year round, with daytime temperatures ranging from around 28 to around 31 °C. Our white sandy beaches and sunny weather all year round creates a demand for the destination which translates into an increase in occupancy and often ADR, which automatically also means an increase in RevPAR.
The data on hotel performance is collected monthly by STR. The figures are based on 11-14 properties which represent a total of 2500 rooms on the island.