Orange County hotels notched overall gains in key industry measures in November even as Anaheim—its biggest submarket—ran counter to the trend.
Hotels here saw their overall daily rate rise 4% from a year earlier to $150.98.
The increase was led by the Newport Beach and John Wayne Airport submarkets, each of which saw 7.8% growth in their rates, to $206.38 and $112.67, respectively.
Huntington Beach also saw sizable gain, with its average daily rate up 7.3% to $200.54.
Countywide, occupancy rose 1% to 67.71%.
That was led by a 13% gain in Huntington Beach to 68.80%.
Meantime, the Anaheim market saw its occupancy fall 3.8% from the year ago period to 67.54%.
Revenue per available room— a key industry measure that multiplies occupancy by the average daily rate—countywide was up 5.1% to $102.23.
Huntington Beach led the gains, up 21.2% to $137.97.
Anaheim’s revenue per available room fell 1.7% to $104.75.