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Motel sector insights from latest accomnews stats

Rachael Shadbolt, GM at AccommodationNZ, discusses brand new accomnews survey results; 78% of all respondents were members of AccommodationNZ and 74% were motel operators. As such, the survey has provided some important data for a sub section of the wider commercial accommodation sector where previously there was little available. Some insights from this data that we noted are: Over 65% of respondents have …

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Premium tourism sector continues to grow

Tourism New Zealand says the latest annual international visitor revenue figures from the 29 members of the Luxury Lodges of New Zealand confirm the sector continuing to grow, reporting an increase of 20.3 per cent in revenue for the summer October 2015 – March 2016 period compared to the same period in 2014-2015. Full year results are also up, with …

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81% of travellers claim their smartphone takes priority on holiday

According to a new report by, 81% of respondents said smartphones are their number one travel accessory.  64% also admitted to looking at friends’ social media so they don’t lose touch, while 50% admitted to uploading photos on social media just to show off. Men are also three times more likely than women to be competitive Facebookers and compare …

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Hotel report highlights investment opportunities

Tourism Industry Aotearoa (TIA) says a new regional hotel analysis released by New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) should help attract investment in the hotel sector. TIA was an important contributing partner to the work, providing data from its long-running survey of hotel members. The analysis focuses on New Zealand’s five main visitor destinations – Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Christchurch and …

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