Abu Dhabi Hotel Revenues Rise 8% to $911m in H1
Guest arrivals into Abu Dhabi in the first six months of the year reached almost two million, a rise of 17 percent on the corresponding period in 2014.
Figures released by Abu Dhabi Tourism and CultureAuthority reveal that guests generated 5,728,765 guest nights in the emirate’s 163 hotel and hotel apartments, an increase of 11 percent on the previous year.
Total revenue for hotel establishments recorded an 8 percent increase to AED3.346 billion ($911 million) with room revenue increasing by 11 percent, food and beverage revenue by 1 percent, while other revenues – which includes services such as venue hire and business events – rose 22 percent. Details