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The hotel occupancy rate across Turkey reached 67.6% in 2019, up 2.4% from the previous year, a hotel association said.

The sector’s revenue per available room (RevPAR) and average daily rate (ADR) for rooms hit the three-year high in 2019, the Turkish Hotel Association (TUROB) reported.

RevPAR increased to €52.3 ($58), up 13%, while ADR for rooms went up 10.4% to €77.4 year-on-year in 2019.

In Europe on average, the hotel occupancy rate was 72.2% and RevPAR was €113.3 last year, the report said.

Meanwhile, the occupancy rate was 74% in Turkey’s world-famous touristic city of Istanbul and 65.7%

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