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Country in focus: Spotlight on travel demand and hotel pricing trends in Belgium

OTA Insight data shows that hotels in Belgium’s cities are making up lost ground as prices have exceeded their 2019 levels across the 2022 summer period. 

Hotel pricing and promotional strategies in Oceania from 2020 to present day

Australia and New Zealand followed a similar path in combating COVID-19, but do their hotel pricing and promotional trends align as well? And what's the current outlook now that travel is once again on the rise?

Chinese tourism’s shining star: A look into hotel pricing and promotional strategies in Sanya

Due to strict and recurrent COVID lockdowns, China's tourism industry has had a stop start 2022 but Sanya has well and truly bucked this trend.

Travel Demand Bulletin: Domestic travel driving South Africa’s rebound?

South Africa’s travel industry is looking to bounce back. But, with economic uncertainty looming in many of its traditional source markets, is this affecting the country's recovery?

How is inflation impacting travel demand and hotel rates across Europe?

Comparing average hotel prices from 2019 to 2022, and into 2023, we can see that room rates are far higher in Europe than previous years, but, are these price increases discouraging travel?

How Hawaii became one of 2022’s most in demand tourist destinations with hotel prices rising 120%

Hotel prices in some areas, like Maui, have risen nearly 120% 2022 compared to 2019, find out how it's happened with OTA Insight's data.

Capturing travel demand: Hotel pricing and promotional strategies in Europe

As popular travel destinations in Europe emerge from months of uncertainty and cancellations, we use OTA Insight’s tech stack to examine the evolution of the rate strategies of destinations across the continent, to see how hoteliers are capturing increasing demand in 2022.

Post-pandemic travel and overtourism: Are crowds back in Europe’s most visited cities?

For Europe’s most visited cities, overtourism once pushed them to breaking point. Following the pandemic, how are they faring now? And how can hoteliers anticipate this demand and adjust pricing for success?

Travel Demand Bulletin: Positive signs emerge for Europe’s hotel industry - Part 2

In the second part of this travel demand bulletin, we examine the flight and hotel search data for some of Europes popular cities to see what trends are beginning to emerge.

Travel Demand Bulletin: Positive signs emerge for Europe’s hotel industry

Across the globe, travel restrictions are falling away. Popular travel destinations that have had their travel restrictions removed are starting to see surges in interest as consumers try to compensate for two years of curtailed travel. 

Why do the lines between the hotel and short-term rental space continue to blur?

In an industry looking to rebound, the convergence of hotels and vacation rentals means that it is even more vital to understand the market and implement a comprehensive commercial strategy.

Capturing travel demand: Hotel pricing and promotional strategies in Greece

By looking at Market Insight data we can see that early pre-booking demand for Greece is rising. But what pricing strategies are hotels in these destinations using to capture demand?