The Abu Dhabi hotel industry has had its best year in terms of guest arrivals and guest nights where it showed an 18% growth and beat its annual target of 2.5 million guests. The over 150 hotels and hotel apartments in Abu Dhabi checked in over 2.8 million guests in 2013. This year the capital city has targeted 3.1 million guests. According to the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Cultural Authority,2013 saw 13 new hotel and hotel apartments open in the capital city. Also the Abu Dhabi International Airport set a new record when over 16.5 million passengers passed through the airport.
Some important data released.
1. Total number of hotels in Abu Dhabi - 150
2. Average Room Rate in 2013. - Dhe. 447.
3. Largest overseas market for hotels - India