Macau hotel guest numbers up 168 in August

first_img JW Marriott at Galaxy Macau named venue and Galaxy Entertainment Group named Venue Sponsor for 2019 Asian Gaming Power 50 Black Tie Gala Dinner Load More Macau GGR tumbles 8.6% in August Galaxy offers first glimpse of new Galaxy Macau convention center ahead of 2021 launch RelatedPosts The number of people staying in Macau’s hotels and guesthouses grew 16.8% year-on-year to 1,279,000 in August, according to information from the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC).The figure included a 25.4% increase in guests from mainland China, while those from Hong Kong (140,000) and Taiwan (42,000) grew by 1.4% and 7.0% respectively. Those from Korea fell 10.9% to 44,000. The average length of stay of guests rose by 0.1 nights year-on-year to 1.5 nights with the average occupancy rate reaching a record high of 93.3%. The occupancy rates of 5-star and 4-star hotels reached 96.2% and 94.6% respectively.August’s results mean that the total number of guests in Macau’s hotels and guesthouses for the first eight months of 2018 has reached 9,373,000, up by 8.0% year-on-year. The average occupancy rate during that time increased 3.7 percentage points to 89.3% while the average length of stay of guests held steady year-on-year at 1.5 nights.last_img read more