Pacific Business News has this report:
Oahu hotels had the highest occupancy during the first nine months of the year among other island and sun destinations around the world, while Hawaii’s three other major islands — Maui, Kauai and the Big Island — each placed in the top 10, according to a report released Tuesday by Hospitality Advisors LLC and Smith Travel Research.
Oahu had an occupancy rate of 85.6 percent for the January-September period, which was 4.7 percentage points higher than a year ago, and more than 1 percentage point higher than the No. 2 destination, Puerto Rico, whose occupancy rate was 74.5 percent.
All four islands (Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Big Island) were also in the top 10 for average daily room rates and revenue per available room, or RevPAR, during the first nine months of the year, according to the report.
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