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Fáilte Ireland Accommodation Occupancy Survey July-September 2022

The Accommodation Occupancy Survey report provides key performance data, unit and guest occupancy rates of non-hotel accommodation, at a national and regional (where available) level in Q3 2022. The survey includes, Bed and Breakfasts, Guesthouses, Hostels, Self-Catering and Caravan and Campsite properties.

Hotel Sector Review

Read the Winter 2022 edition of the Hotel Sector Review for the latest analysis on the sector’s performance and future outlook.

Fáilte Ireland’s Report on Visitor Attractions 2019-2021

Read the Visitor Attractions Survey Report covering the period 2019 to 2021 and detailed results for 2021. This report covers the peak years of the Covid pandemic and as a result, attendances at many attractions differed significantly from previous years.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey September 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in September 2022.

Sustainable Tourism in Ireland - Understanding the opportunity

While tourism audiences are more sustainability-minded than the general public, they don’t yet know what sustainable travel means. This research identifies future-facing sustainable travel experiences that could help bridge the say-do gap and motivate people to make sustainable trip choices.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey August 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in August 2022.

Tourism Careers Research Update

Read Fáilte Ireland's comprehensive research into the tourism and hospitality labour market.

Fáilte Ireland Accommodation Occupancy Survey April-June 2022

The Accommodation Occupancy Survey report provides key performance data, unit and guest occupancy rates of non-hotel accommodation, at a national and regional (where available) level in Q2. The survey includes, Bed and Breakfasts, Guesthouses, Hostels, Self-Catering and Caravan and Campsite properties.

Hotel Sector Review

Read the Autumn 2022 edition of the Hotel Sector Review for the latest analysis on the sector’s performance and future outlook.

Fáilte Ireland Tourism Barometer September 2022

Fáilte Ireland carried out a survey of the industry in late August/early September 2022 to inform our evolving responses to the continuing challenges facing tourism. A summary of results is provided in the attached report.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey July 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in July 2022.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey June 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in June 2022.

Domestic Trips, Nights and Revenue by County 2019 and 2021

The Central Statistics Office published the Household Travel Survey Quarter 4 and Year 2021 in May 2022. The survey includes estimates of trips, nights and average length of stay of Irish Residents analysed by main county visited. This report summarises this and 2019 data along with estimates generated by Fáilte Ireland of domestic tourism revenue by county.

Inbound Air & Sea Access Dashboard

Interactive dashboard of inbound scheduled access to the island of Ireland, by air and by sea.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey May 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in May 2022.

Winter 2021/22 Review

This report explores what domestic travel and Winter looked like in 2021, along with taking a deep dive in city break behaviour over the Winter period and consumer motivations for taking them. It also looks at how we can look forward and prepare for the Summer, with an eye to macro factors influencing domestic and overseas travel and their implications.

Fáilte Ireland Accommodation Occupancy Survey January-March 2022

The Accommodation Occupancy Survey report provides key performance data, unit and guest occupancy rates of non-hotel accommodation, at a national and regional (where available) level in Q2. The survey includes, Bed and Breakfasts, Guesthouses, Hostels and Self-Catering properties.

Fáilte Ireland Accommodation Occupancy Survey August-December 2021

The Accommodation Occupancy Survey report provides key performance data, unit and guest occupancy rates of non-hotel accommodation, at a national and regional (where available) level between August and December 2021. The survey includes, Bed and Breakfasts, Caravan and Campsites, Guesthouses, Hostels and Self-Catering properties.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey April 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in April 2022.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey March 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in March 2022.

Fáilte Ireland Tourism Barometer May 2022

Fáilte Ireland carried out a survey of the industry in early May 2022 to inform our evolving responses to the continuing challenges facing tourism. A summary of results is provided in the attached report.

Accommodation Supply Dashboard

Interactive dashboard of registered and approved accommodation stock in the Republic of Ireland (as of March 2022).

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey February 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in February 2022.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey January 2022

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in January 2022.

Hotel Sector Review

Read the Spring 2022 edition of the Hotel Sector Review for the latest analysis on the sector’s performance and future outlook

Snapshot of Short-Term Letting Supply from Booking Platforms (Feb 2022)

This visual summary provides an overview of the number and type of short-term lettings listed on Airbnb, Booking.com, TripAdvisor and HomeAway booking platforms in February 2022.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey December 2021

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in December 2021.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey November 2021

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in November 2021.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey October 2021

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in October 2021.

Visitor Numbers to Attractions Dashboard

Interactive dashboard of visitor numbers to attractions, based on Fáilte Ireland’s Annual Visitor Attractions Survey.

Business Tourism Sentiment Tracker

Fáilte Ireland presents the results from the second wave of research conducted with International Associations, and Agents and in-House Planners in Britain, Germany, and the US. Interviews were conducted in Q3 and Q4 2021.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey September 2021

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in September 2021.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey August 2021

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national and county (where available) level in August 2021.

Tourism Careers: Labour Research 2022

Read Fáilte Ireland's most comprehensive research into the tourism and hospitality labour market.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey July 2021

The Hotel Survey report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national, regional and county (where available) level in July 2021.

Fáilte Ireland Tourism Barometer November 2021

Fáilte Ireland carried out a survey of the industry in early November (pre-Omicron) to inform our evolving responses to the continuing challenges facing tourism. A summary of results is provided in the attached report.

September 2021: CP&I – Consumer Update

Updated data for September shows intention for domestic summer trips satisfied the majority of travellers.

Fáilte Ireland Hotel Survey June 2021

The first of our new series of monthly hotel performance reports, prepared in partnership with STR.  The report provides key performance data, room and bed occupancy rates, Average Daily Rates (ADR) and Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) of Irish hotels at a national, regional and county (where available) level.

US Travel Trend 2007-2019

The US has and will continue to be an important market for Ireland for tourist revenue. Read more to understand how travel behaviour in pre-pandemic times will help drive recovery post-Covid.

GB Travel Trend 2007-2019

Britain (pre-Covid) was Ireland's single largest source market, however its share of overseas tourists had been in decline. Read more to understand how travel behaviour in pre-pandemic times will help drive recovery post-Covid.

German Travel Trend 2007-2019

Germany is Ireland's third most important source market. Read more to understand how travel behaviour in pre-pandemic times will help drive recovery post-Covid.

French Travel Trend 2007-2019

As one of the world's largest outbound travel markets, France is an important source market for Ireland. Read more to understand how travel behaviour in pre-pandemic times will help drive recovery post-Covid.

Recruitment challenges: a survey of tourism businesses

This report outlines results of a survey that was conducted with tourism businesses to analyse recruitment challenges in the industry.

July 2021: CP&I – Consumer Update

Updated data for July shows that, aligned with trends seen in 2020, domestic trip intentions have begun to decline post summer season.

Future Consumer Trends - July 2021

This report highlights eight key consumer trends to watch for in the short, medium and long term, along with five key travel trends...

June 2021: CP&I – Consumer Update

Updated data for June shows that the initial spike in domestic trip intentions resulting from the Government’s announcement of accelerated easing of Covid-19 restrictions has abated...

Fáilte Ireland's Barometer May/June 2021

Fáilte Ireland carried out a survey of the industry in late May/early June to inform our evolving responses to the continuing challenges facing tourism. A summary of results, broken down by sector is provided in the attached report.

Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands Tourism Facts 2019

Find key statistics about tourism in Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands

Gardens Consumer Appeal

Just under half of the core target express strong interest in visiting gardens when on holiday. Find out more about consumer motivations for visiting gardens...

Ireland’s Ancient East Tourism Facts 2019

Find key statistics about tourism in Ireland’s Ancient East

Wild Atlantic Way Tourism Facts 2019

Find key statistics about tourism along the Wild Atlantic Way

May 2021: CP&I – Consumer Update

Updated data for May shows that directly after Government announcements on easing Covid-19 restrictions intent for travel rose significantly...

April 2021: CP&I – Consumer Update

Find out more about consumer's domestic trip intentions, popular destinations and how time and distance travelled are key elements influencing destination choice...

April 2021: CP&I – Consumer Update

Updated data for April shows that lack of clarity and confidence are impacting consumer decisions. Find out more about what is influencing their decision making in 2021.

March 2021: CP&I – Consumer Update

The updated figures from February 2021 (inclusive) give further insights into consumer holiday booking behaviour in 2020.

February 2021: COVID-19 Consumer Sentiment Behaviour

The data for 2020 has enabled us to set new benchmarks from which we will be assessing the 2021 data, insights and consumer sentiment...

Key Tourism Facts 2019 [pdf, 2.9mb]

Key Tourism Facts 2019 provides Fáilte Ireland’s estimates of overseas tourists’ and holidaymakers’ performance in 2019.

Air Access into the Republic of Ireland Winter 2018-2019 [pdf, 236kb]

Find out how many weekly flights came to Ireland in the Winter of 2018/2019, where they came from and what airports they arrived at.

Targeting French Holidaymakers [pdf, 691kb]

France is an important market for Ireland. Learn more about how best to target and position Ireland to this market.

Targeting British Holidaymakers [pdf, 691kb]

Britain is a key source market for Ireland. Learn more about how best to target to this market who often consider Ireland as an extension of their domestic market.

Targeting US Holidaymakers [pdf, 691kb]

America is an important market for Ireland. Learn more about how best to target this market and what motivates travel.

Targeting German Holidaymakers [pdf, 691kb]

Germany is an important market for Ireland. Learn more about how best to target this market and what differentiates Ireland.

What hotel guests want [pdf, 775kb]

A quick guide on what guests say they need most from a hotel, based on research with overseas and domestic tourists.

Impact of the VAT Reduction on Irish Tourism and Tourism Employment [pdf, 1.9MB]

The report shows that Ireland’s value for money rating improved significantly following the VAT cut in 2011 - with the initiative resulting in lower prices than would otherwise have been the case as well as generating additional activity and employment.