The eight Santa Clara Tourism Improvement District (TID) hotels surrounding the Santa Clara Convention Center and California’s Great America theme park averaged 81% in May, 2012, an eight percent increase over previous year (May, 2011).
Revenue was also up versus the previous year. In May, 2012 the Santa Clara hotels average daily rate (ADR) was $146.00, up $6.00 over the 2011 average of $140.00. Year-to-date for the 2012 calendar year, average occupancy is 76% and ADR $147.00.
Santa Clara Chamber of Commerce and Convention-Visitors Bureau President and CEO Steve Van Dorn says “Santa Clara’s hotel and convention business has been strong this year. The message is getting out that Santa Clara is an ideal place for conventions, meetings, and leisure visitors.”
The averages compiled by the Santa Clara Convention and Visitors Bureau include the Avatar Hotel, Biltmore Hotel & Suites, Embassy Suites, Hilton Santa Clara, Hyatt house, Hyatt Regency Santa Clara, Marriott Santa Clara, and the Plaza Suites.