Lodging Dashboard May 2015

# of Visitors to Hilton Head Island: 247,852
Home/Villa & Hotel Occupancy Combined: 62.4%
Hotel Occupancy: 73.3%
Timeshare Occupancy: 95.8%
Home/Villa & Hotel Average Daily Rate Combined: $208.00
Hotel Average Daily Rate: $163.59

Sources: Smith Travel Research and Vacation Travel Research Program

Lodging Dashboard  May 2014 compared to May 2015

# of visitors is down from last year by: 0.64%
Home/Villa & Hotel Occupancy Combined is up from last year: 8.7%
Hotel Occupancy is up from last year: 4.3%
Timeshare Occupancy is down from last year: 0.42%
Home/Villa & Hotel Average Daily Rate Combined is up from last year: 3.1%
Hotel Average Daily Rate is up from last year: 5.6%

Sources: Smith Travel Research and Vacation Travel Research Program

Lodging Dashboard Year to Date May 2015

# of Visitors to Hilton Head Island: 1,076,608
Home/Villa & Hotel Occupancy Combined: 49.7%
Hotel Occupancy: 58.6%
Timeshare Occupancy: 90.5%
Home/Villa & Hotel Average Daily Rate Combined: $164.00
Hotel Average Daily Rate: $136.62

Sources: Smith Travel Research and Vacation Travel Research Program

Lodging Dashboard YTD 2015 compared to YTD 2014

# of visitors to Hilton Head Island is up from last year by: 2.03%
Home/Villa & Hotel Occupancy is up from last year: 8.5%
Hotel Occupancy is up from last year: 5.4%
Timeshare Occupancy is up from last year: 0.33%
Home/Villa & Hotel Average Daily Rate Combined up: 2.1%
Hotel Average Daily Rate is up from last year: 4.9%

Sources: Smith Travel Research and Vacation Travel Research Program

 

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