ASIA Travel Tips.com

Asia Pacific Hotel Pipeline for June 2009

Search ASIA Travel Tips .com Latest Travel News Send to Friend Monday, 20 July 2009

The June 209 Asia Pacific hotel development pipeline compiled by STR Global includes 969 hotels with 227,567 rooms.

Among the key markets, Shanghai, China, reported the most rooms in total active pipeline with 13,706.

Three other markets reported more than 5,000 rooms in the total active pipeline for the month: Mumbai, India, ended the month with 9,391 rooms; Bangkok, Thailand, ended with 8,622 rooms; and Beijing, China ended with 5,800.

 Three markets reported less than 500 rooms in the total active pipeline: Osaka, Japan (274 rooms); Tokyo, Japan (160 rooms); and Brisbane, Australia (156 rooms).

There is a lot of development in Asia, but there are a couple of countries that are dominating, said Duane Vinson, vice president of content management at STR. One is China, where 108,346 rooms are in the active pipeline, 77,832 of which are under construction. The second is India, which has 45,323 rooms in the total active pipeline.

According to STRs data, about 60% of the projects in the region are in the Luxury, Upper Upscale and Upscale segments.

Within the Chain-Scale segments, the Upscale segment made up the largest portion of the total pipeline, with 23.3% of the total rooms (53,132 rooms).

 The Upper-Upscale segment also accounted for a large portion of the total pipeline for the region, with 22.5% of the rooms (51,099 rooms).

The Economy and the Midscale-without-Food-and-Beverage segments accounted for the smallest part of the total pipeline. The Economy segment made up 5.2% of the total pipeline with 11,843 rooms, and the Midscale-without-F&B segment made up 2.7% of the total pipeline with 6,119 rooms.

Asia Pacific Pipeline by Chain-Scale Segment for June 2009 (number of rooms)

Chain Scale Existing Supply In Construction Total Active Pipeline*
Luxury 139,319 28,723 41,824
Upper Upscale 172,387 41,970 51,099
Upscale 204,152 31,181 53,132
Midscale w/ F&B 161,022 15,112 22,720
Midscale w/o F&B 24,647 2,277 6,119
Economy 82,228 5,822 11,843
Unaffiliated 953,977 28,202 40,830
Total 1,737,732 153,287 227,567
* Includes those projects in the In Construction, Final Planning and Planning phases.
Source: STR Global

 See other recent news regarding: Airlines, Aviation, Flights, First Class, Business Class, GDS, Miles, Hotels, Promotions, New Hotels, Visitor Arrivals, Cruises, Free Deals, STR, Performance, June 2009

Subscribe to our Latest Travel News Daily Email Free of Charge by simply entering your email address to the right. You can also stay updated with our RSS Feed Free Travel News RSS Feed and even add the travel news to your website. Have questions? Please read our travel news FAQ.
     
Exclusive HD video interview with Mr. Fumihiro Sakakibara, General Manager - Japan, Macao Government Tourism Office. Aviation industry update from the Group CEO of AirAsia, Mr. Tony Fernandes, and Gary Chapman, Emirates' President Group Services and dnata. Exclusive HD video interview with Mr. John R. Rolfs, General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo and Vice President Japan & Korea. In this interview, filmed in a luxurious suite at The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo on Sunday, 24 September 2017, we ask Mr. Rolfs to tell us more about the property.
Macao Tourism Update Aviation: AirAsia and Emirates The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo
What exactly is going to happen to The Dusit Thani Bangkok hotel, when will it close, what about the staff, when will the new Dusit Thani Bangkok open and what will it be like? In this exclusive HD video interview with Ms. Sukanya Janchoo, General Manager of The Dusit Thani Bangkok, Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com asks Khun Sukanya about the hotel, its markets, RevPAR and these major changes. Travelodge Hotels Asia’s Brands and Expansion Plans - Exclusive HD Video Interview with Stephen Burt, Chairman. Exclusive HD video interview with Alejandro Bernabe, Group Director of Avani Hotels and Resorts. We talk about Avani Hotels' future plans and what exciting new developments are in the pipeline. You will also learn that Avani is about to announce a new sub brand, is currently building its first resort with private pool villas and what the group's position is on new technology.
Dusit Thani Bangkok Travelodge Hotels Asia Avani Hotels & Resorts
Jonathan Wigley, CEO of Travelodge Thailand, outlines expansion plans in HD Video Interview. Exclusive HD video interview with Myanmar's Minister of Tourism and Hotels, H.E. U Ohn Maung, about the status of tourism in the beautiful and mystical country of Myanmar (formerly known as Burma). Birth of a Luxury Thai Hotel Brand - HD Video Interview with Christopher E. Stafford, Chief Operating Officer of the newly formed 137 Pillars Hotels & Resorts.
CEO of Travelodge Thailand Myanmar Tourism Update Birth of Luxury Thai Hotel Brand
This HD video tour of Thai AirAsia X's brand new 337-seat Airbus A330-300 aircraft was filmed at Don Mueang Airport in Bangkok, Thailand on 14 May 2014  Exclusive HD video interview with Jaime J. Bautista, President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Philippine Airlines (PAL) HD video of the interior and exterior of a Thai Vietjet Airbus A320-200.
Thai AirAsia X A330-300 PAL President & COO Thai Vietjet A320-200
Inside Qatar Airways Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner - HD Video It takes 800 workers between 65 and 80 days to assemble, install, test, paint, furnish and deliver an Emirates Airbus A380. Showers, Bars, Lounge - The Emirates Airbus A380 Has Them All - HD Video Tour Thai Airways International Takes Delivery of Brand New Boeing 777-300ER
Qatar Airways B787 Emirates A380 Thai Airways B777-300ER
Latest Travel News
Advertising
Advertising
Copyright © 1997-2017 ASIATravelTips.com/TravelNewsAsia.com