The Real Deal Miami

Strong month for SF hotels

June 21, 2011 01:14PM

Hotel occupancy and room rates improved in May compared to the same
period in 2010, according to new data from Smith Travel Research. Hotel occupancy in
Miami-Dade County was 73 percent last month, up from 67 percent in May
2010. The county’s average room rates increased to $144 per night, with
per-room revenue jumping to $106 per night. In Broward County, occupancy
rose to 68 percent from 64 percent last year, with an average room rate
of $105 per night — a 4 percent improvement from last year. [Miami
Herald]