According to the preliminary figures, total visitor arrivals
to Macau during the National Day Golden Week holiday period this year (1-7 October) reached 775,968, 13.27% more than the figure during the
National Day Golden Week holiday period last year.
Greater China amounted to 93.39%, among which, 580,350 were from
the Mainland, an increase of 22.34%.
The average occupancy rate
of three-to-five-star hotels during the National Day Golden Week
holiday reached 88.46%, a slight decrease of 1.54 percentage
points compared to the same period of last year. However, the
daily average number of occupied rooms was 18,730, increasing by
The average occupancy rate of three-star hotels hit
91.22% (-0.15 percentage points), while that of four-star hotels
reached 82.14% (-4.73 percentage points) and five-star hotels hit
92.03% (+0.26 percentage points).
The ARR of
guesthouses and hotels of different categories in Macau saw a rise
during the National Day Golden Week holiday. The ARR
of three-to-five-star hotels was 1,759.57 patacas, up 23.66% on
the same period of last year.
The ARR of
guesthouses stood at 393.42 patacas (+44.60%), two-star hotels
714.92 patacas (+41.08%), three-star hotels 1,530.07 patacas
(+24.74%), four-star hotels 1,465.72 patacas (+34.77%) and
five-star hotels 2,282.92 patacas (+16.80%).
golden week period, the Macau Government Tourist Office inspectors intensified surveillance at
Macau's most visited sites and border checkpoints, as well as
carried on with the operations against illegal accommodation. It sealed a total of 8
premises suspected to provide illegal accommodation and one
operator, two touts and 5 managing staff were seized on site.
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