WEEKLY HOTEL PERFORMANCE: OCT. 3-9, 2021

Trends in hotel occupancy in Washington County continue to increase over the same period last year, with weekends (Friday and Saturday nights) bringing in stronger occupancy than other days of the week. For the week of Oct. 3-9, the overall occupancy (OCC) was 63.6%,…

U.S. to Welcome Vaccinated International Travelers Next Month

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Last week, the Biden administration announced a new travel policy requiring vaccinations for foreign national travelers to enter the United States beginning November 8, 2021. This announcement applies to both international air travel and travel across the land borders with Mexico and Canada. International guests…

Attention Stakeholders: Co-Create the Future of Oregon Tourism

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Travel Oregon and international tourism experts, Destination Think!, invite you to participate in one a virtual workshop October 8, from 9-11:45 a.m. The world is changing, agility to adapt to a quickly shifting tourism landscape is needed, and social justice and racial equity are…

Hotel Performance April 25- May 1, 2021

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After a year of declines, Washington County’s hotel performance is starting to see a rebound. For the week of April 25-May 1, occupancy levels reached nearly 60% at 57.5%. While this number is lower from pre-COVID occupancy levels, it is a 159% improvement over…

Celebrate the Power of Travel

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National Travel and Tourism Week 2021 (May 2-8) spotlights the collective strength of the U.S. travel industry This National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), there is more reason than ever to celebrate the collective strength of the U.S. travel and tourism industry and its…

Hotel Performance April 18-24, 2021

COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after the…

Hotel Performance April 11-17, 2021

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COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after the…

Hotel Performance April 4-10, 2021

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COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after…

Washington County Visitors Association Announces New President and CEO

BEAVERTON, Ore. (April 7, 2021) – After a nationwide search, the board of directors for the Washington County Visitors Association (WCVA) selected Dave Parulo, president of Meet Chicago Northwest to lead the 38-year-old organization as its new president and chief executive officer. Mr. Parulo will succeed current…

Hotel Performance March 21-27, 2021

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COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year…