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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.

Hotel Performance Review

Read the Hotel Performance Review for the latest analysis on the sector’s performance and future outlook.

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...

Dublin Tourism Facts 2019

Find key statistics about tourism in Dublin

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...

Island of Ireland Travel Profile 2019

This profile outlines the key travel characteristics of Island of Ireland (IOI) residents in 2019, which will help the industry maximise the potential of these markets as restrictions ease post COVID-19.

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.

Overseas holidaymaker study [pdf, 5.8MB]

A summary of research conducted with overseas holidaymakers in 2019, investigating their holiday planning process and their experience of Ireland during their holiday here in Ireland.

12 November 2020: COVID-19 Consumer Sentiment Behaviour

As consumers remain anxious about social distancing and their safety, find out more about how they're making decisions...

September 2020: COVID-19 Consumer Sentiment Behaviour

As consumers worry about future lockdowns, find out more about how they're making decisions and adapting...

31 July 2020: COVID-19: Consumer Sentiment Behaviour

As intentions for short trips within Ireland hold stable for the first time since May, find out more about consumer staycation plans...

3 July 2020: COVID-19 Consumer Sentiment Behaviour

Trip planning is gaining momentum as Covid-19 restrictions ease and intentions climb. Find out about perceptions of travel, health and finances are impacting consumer attitudes...

11 June 2020: COVID-19 Consumer Sentiment Report

Find out more about how finances, health, safety protocols and more are effecting consumer perceptions of travel.

18 May 2020: COVID-19 Consumer Sentiment Behaviour

Read more about consumer attitudes since the announcement of the Government Roadmap...

20 April 2020: COVID 19 Consumer Sentiment Behaviour

Despite the uncertainty surrounding international travel, one-third of people hope for a long-stay trip abroad in the next 6 months. Read more data tracking and predicting consumer sentiment behaviour during the COVID-19 crisis...

28 April 2020: COVID 19 Consumer Sentiment Behaviour

As restrictions extend, frustration and anxiety are core emotions, but so is optimism. Read more data tracking and predicting consumer sentiment behaviour during the Covid-19 crisis...

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.