You are here

Hotel occupancy increased in May

02.08.2012

There was been an increase in hotel occupancy in Latvia this past May, when compared to the same month last year, according to information from the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB).

There was been an increase in hotel occupancy in Latvia this past May, when compared to the same month last year, according to information from the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB).

The room occupancy rate increased from 40.7 percent in May 2011, to 43 percent this past May. In Riga, the occupancy rate increased from 51.9 percent to 54.3 percent.

This data from the CSB only includes occupancy rates in hotels throughout Latvia, and excludes such accommodation establishments as guest houses, motels, camping areas, bed and breakfasts etc.

Data was received from over 200 hotels throughout Latvia, as well as approximately 100 hotels in Riga.

Related news
Latvia’s first ever catalogue for conference, congress and corporate event organizers ''MEET RĪGA. Meeting and convention planner’s guide to Riga & Latvia'' has been released...
Iberia´s subsidiary Iberia Express on 3 July will commence flights from Riga to the capital of Spain Madrid. There will be two flights a week – on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Riga will celebrate the May 4 Restoration of Independence Day with various concerts, athletic events, art and music performances, events for children, and the traditional "flower carpet" at the...
The dance part of this summer's XXV Nationwide Latvian Song and XV Dance Festival will gather the  largest number of folk dancers in the festival's history.