Higher hotel prices expected in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, in News · 07-07-2019 08:00:00 · 0 Comments
Higher hotel prices expected in Portugal

Hotel owners expect the summer occupancy rates and average stay to be the same as last year but expect higher prices .

According to the Associação de Hotelaria de Portugal (AHP), some 54% of hotel owners believe the occupancy rate will be the same as last year with the central region the most optimistic (43% estimate there will be an improvement)and Madeira the most pessimistic (47% believing it will be worse).

The occupancy rates will be over 80% was the belief of 86% of the hotels in the Algarve, 75% in Lisbon, 64% in the Azores and 53% in the north of the country, the AHP said following a survey.

The hotel owners also expect the domestic market along with Spain and France to be the main markets this summer.


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