Hainan sees lower hotel booking volume during National Day Holiday
According to Hainan Provincial Holiday Office, hotel bookings for week-long National Day Holiday in Hainan have fallen sharply this year compared to the same period of last year.
The statistics from the Provincial Holiday Office show that the average hotel booking rates from September 30th to October 7th in Haikou and Sanya are less than 20% and 30% respectively, which are both lower than the same period of last year.
Besides, the average hotel booking rates of other tourist cities and counties in Hainan including Qionghai and Wanning are also at around just 20%.
In response to the decrease in hotel bookings, many high-starred hotels in Hainan have lowered their hotel room rates by 10% compared to the same period of last year, and offered a great deal of preferential family packages, aiming to attract more tourists and family groups.