The Accommodation Sector

 

Room Stock

Trinidad and Tobago currently has an accommodation capacity of approximately 7,700 rooms, of which roughly 48% are located in Trinidad. Most of the rooms in Trinidad consist of hotels, guest houses and bed & breakfast establishments, while in Tobago room types are comprised of the aforementioned in addition to villas, apartments and condos.

Tourist Accommodation in Trinidad and Tobago

 

PROPERTY TYPETRINIDAD

TOBAGO

TOTAL T&T

No. of PropertiesNo. of RoomsNo. of PropertiesNo. of RoomsNo. of PropertiesNo. of Rooms
Apartment 21 144 119 928 140  1072
Bed and Breakfast 34 143 9 54 43 197
Guest Houses 34 380 44 341 78  721
Hotels 53 3062 34 1472 87  4534
Host Home 5 29 7 30 12  59
Villa 5 30 226 1155 231  1185
TOTAL 152 3788 439 3980 591  7768
 
 Source: TDC Tourist Accommodation Database 

 

Hotel Occupancy

Over the past four years hotel occupancy rates in Trinidad have been about 10.1 percentage points lower than the average rate for the Caribbean. In 2015 hotel occupancy in Trinidad was close to 67%, thereby reducing the gap relative to the Caribbean to just over 6 percentage points. Occupancy in Tobago continues to hover below 40% for the fourth consecutive year.

 



For more information on:
Trinidad Occupancy and Average Daily Rates

The Trinidad Hotels, Restaurants & Tourism Association (THRTA)
c/o Trinidad & Tobago Hospitality and Tourism Institute
Airway Road
Chaguaramas, Trinidad, West Indies
Tel: +1-868-634-1174/75
Website: www.tnthotels.com
  Tobago Occupancy and Average Daily Rates

The Research Unit
Division of Tourism & Transportation, THA
12 Sangsters Hill
Scarborough
Tobago
Ph. 639-2125/4636 Ext. 2112