2022 Summer Travel Trends
Global hotel occupancy surpasses 2019 levels for the first time since the pandemic started
April and May 2022 have exceeded pre-pandemic hotel occupancy levels, and Amadeus’ unique forward-looking data shows huge pent-up demand for travel as we enter the busy summer season. Global hotel bookings in June, July, and August 2022 are on par with 2019 with the potential to grow significantly. Data reveals the transient average daily rate achieved on room bookings globally has increased by 11% over 2019 with the majority of hotel bookings still being made within a week of travel.
With this summer expected to be the busiest since the pandemic began, hoteliers, travel sellers, and destination marketing organizations need to anticipate and be prepared for the demand amidst ongoing challenges amplified by the pandemic.Read the full press release