Hotels and similar establishments registered 2.0 million guests and 5.4 million overnight stays in May 2018, corresponding to year-on-year change rates of +3.5% and +1.1% (-5.2% and -8.3% in April, respectively). Overnight stays from residents grew by 5.4%, while those from non residents decreased slightly by 0.2% (-10.6% and -7.5% in April, respectively, a month that had been affected by the Easter calendar effect).
The average stay (2.67 nights) had a 2.4% reduction (-1.5% for residents and -2.0% for non residents). The net bed occupancy rate (54.7%) fell by 0.4 p.p.
Total revenue increased by 9.1% (+2.5% in April) to EUR 344.7 million. Revenue from accommodation increased by 10.4% (+2.6% in April) and amounted to EUR 252.2 million.