The occupancy surveys provide trend information on the demand of tourist accommodation in Wales.

This report covers accommodation occupancy rates for:

  • hotels
  • guesthouses/B&Bs
  • all serviced accommodation
  • self-catering cottages and apartments
  • caravan holiday homes
  • touring caravan and camping parks
  • hostels and bunkhouses.

Further information

From now on, the latest quarterly figures from the Wales Tourism Accommodation Occupancy Survey, along with results from our other tourism surveys, will be published in the new Wales Tourism Performance report. This will be a more comprehensive report that combines the latest quarterly statistics from all of the main tourism surveys and aims to provide better context for the results from the individual surveys on the performance of the tourism industry. Annual reports will continue to be published on this page.

Key results for this survey will be published quarterly in the Wales Tourism Performance report alongside StatsWales updates. Annual reports will be published on this page.


Wales tourism accommodation occupancy survey, 2017
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