Growth in leisure expenditure for holidays, but shrinking spend in drinking out sector

Growth in leisure expenditure for holidays, but shrinking spend in drinking out sector According to recent findings from the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer, international tourism arrivals grew by an impressive 7% in 2017, with Africa and Europe seeing the highest Learn more

Consumer Travel Insights by STR – Accommodation Booking Trends

Consumer Travel Insights by STR – Accommodation Booking Trends In this third and final report within the current Consumer Travel Insights series, we explore accommodation booking trends, and, more specifically, evaluate traveller engagement with online travel agencies (OTAs) and Airbnb. Learn more

Consumer Travel Insights by STR – Perceptions of Destinations

Consumer Travel Insights by STR – Perceptions of Destinations STR is excited to announce the publication of the second report within our Consumer Travel Insights report series. Our Consumer Travel Insights reports discuss traveller behaviour and interaction with travel brands Learn more

Infographic – Q3 2017 Consumer Travel Insights by STR

STR’s Tourism Consumer Insights team is excited to announce a new report series, coming in early 2018. For today’s traveller, the journey is shaped by an increasingly complex range of experiences – before, during and after the trip. Introducing STR’s Learn more

Continued occupancy growth for Scottish hotels with Glasgow and Edinburgh hoteliers achieving strong room rate growth

The monthly LJ Forecaster Scottish Intercity Report, from tourism market research specialists LJ Research, tracking city centre hotel performance showed another month of occupancy growth in Scotland’s major cities coupled with room rate increases in Glasgow and, in particular, Edinburgh Learn more

Busy reception desks in Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh as more guests are welcomed, but mixed overall picture

The monthly LJ Forecaster Scottish Intercity Report, from tourism market research specialists LJ Research, tracking city centre hotel performance showed occupancy growth in Scotland’s major cities, although there was mixed performance overall across the cities. In Edinburgh, hoteliers sold 80.8% Learn more

Bumper month for Edinburgh hoteliers, stalling growth in Glasgow and, again, in Aberdeen

The monthly LJ Forecaster Scottish Intercity Report, from tourism market research specialists LJ Research, tracking city centre hotel performance showed exceptional trading performance in Edinburgh and challenging conditions in Glasgow and, in particular, Aberdeen for September 2016. In Scotland’s capital, Learn more

Mixed fortunes for Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen hotels in August

LJ Forecaster: Scotland hotel results for August The monthly LJ Forecaster Scottish Intercity Report, from tourism market research specialists LJ Research, tracking city centre hotel performance showed flat overall performance for hoteliers in Glasgow, strong growth in Edinburgh and a Learn more

LJ Forecaster: Scotland hotel results for July Following Brexit vote: Edinburgh and Glasgow shrug off lower occupancy with higher rates; meanwhile yields in Aberdeen fall again.

The monthly LJ Forecaster Scottish Intercity Report, from tourism market research specialists LJ Research, tracking city centre hotel performance in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen, showed occupancy fell in Glasgow and Edinburgh and rose in Aberdeen for the month of July. Learn more

Buoyant hotel performance in Edinburgh whilst Glasgow and Aberdeen record declines

The monthly LJ Forecaster Scottish Intercity Report, from tourism market research specialists LJ Research, tracking city centre hotel performance in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen, showed strong growth in Edinburgh and reductions in performance in Glasgow and, most notably, Aberdeen for Learn more