- 11 May 2018 9:51 AM
- Hungary Around the Clock
The number of guest nights at commercial accommodations rose 13.1% on the year to 2.053 million. Foreign guest nights increased 10.1% to 1.045 million. Domestic guest nights were up 16.5% at 1 million.
The Hungarian Tourism Agency said the rise in guest nights was "stunning". The number of Spanish guests increased over 60% on the year.
In January-March, guest nights were up 10.8% at 5.15 million from a year earlier, split equally between domestic and foreign guests.
The revenue of hotels with at least three stars increased 14.5% to Ft 86 billion. The room occupancy rate rose by 3.5 percentage points to 50.8% in the first quarter.