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KSH: Guest nights slow to 8.9%

Tourism

The number of guest nights at commercial accommodations in Hungary increased by a year-on-year 8.9%, reaching 1,194,000, in January, though slowing from the previous month’s growth rate of 12.5%, the Central Statistics Office (KSH) said today.

The number of guest nights spent by foreign visitors in the country rose by 7.5% to 609,000, while the number spent by Hungarian guests increased by 10.5%, to reach 585,000.

Room occupancy in hotels rose by an average of 2.5 percentage points to 38.2%. In hotels, the gross average room rate was HUF 17,445 and the revenue per available room as well as the total revenue were HUF 6,668 and HUF 12,227 respectively.

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