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London room rates drop in May

15 June 2015 by
London room rates drop in May

Room rates fell in London during May, according to preliminary results from STR Global.

Average daily rate and revpar decreased by 10.8% to £125.91 and by 10.1% to £107.04 respectively, while occupancy remained virtually flat with a slight 0.8% increase to 85%.

Demand for hotels was up 4.1%, slightly ahead of the 3.3% increase in supply.

Business in London was buoyant as a result of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and the HSBC Sevens World Series, but it was not enough to grow figures in comparison with May 2014.

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