Macau’s hotel occupancy rate reaches 78.9% in May

Macau’s hotel occupancy rate reaches 78.9% in May

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  • Pierce Chan, Inside Asian Gaming
June 29, 2023 3:37 PM
  • Pierce Chan, Inside Asian Gaming

Macau’s hotel occupancy rate grew by 44.6 percentage points year-on-year to 78.9% in May, with the occupancy rate of three-star hotels reaching 81% and five-star hotels reaching 79%. The figure was, however, slightly down on April when the hotel occupancy rate was 79.8%.

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According to the Statistics and Census Service, there were a total of 130 hotel establishments providing accommodation services in May, an increase of nine over the same month in 2022. The number of people staying in Macau’s hotels grew by 140% year-on-year to 1,104,000, slightly higher than April’s 1,101,000. Of these, 793,000 were from mainland China, representing an increase of 130% year-on-year.