International visitor nights across New Zealand decreased by 2.3% in the 12 months to June 2019 while domestic nights increased by 3.8% resulting in a 1.1% increase overall. The effect of this resulted in quite differing results for the key hotel markets.

Occupancy rates decreased in Auckland Queenstown, and Rotorua but were up in Wellington and Christchurch. Whilst ADR decreased in Auckland and Christchurch but were up in all other markets.