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Scottish Accommodation Occupancy Performance

VisitScotland has published its annual occupancy performance report for 2015. The Scottish Accommodation Occupancy Survey is one of the most up-to-date and detailed sources of information for monitoring the performance of the tourism industry in Scotland.

Highlights from the report show occupancy levels by sector:

  • Across all sectors, hotels have the highest occupancy rates – in 2015, room occupancy rates were 71% and bed occupancy was 52%.
  • Guest Houses and B&Bs had a 47% room occupancy rate and a 40% bed occupancy rate in 2015.
  • For self-catering properties, unit occupancy was 48% over 2015.
  • Pitch occupancy for touring caravans/camping parks stood at 41% in 2015.
  • For 2015, hostels had a bed occupancy rate of 22% across the year.

Read the full report here.



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