Hotels in the U.S. - additional information
The monthly average daily rate of hotels in the United States increased annually for the last six years. Each year, the month with the highest average daily rate was either July or October, which indicates the peak travel times. In 2017, the average daily rate of U.S. hotels was 126.72 U.S. dollars for the full year, increasing by over 45 dollars in the 16 years since 2001.
The average daily hotel rates of some U.S. cities soar well above the national average. Among the most expensive cities are San Francisco, New York and Boston. According to TripAdvisor, the average cost of staying in a four star hotel in San Francisco was more than 380 U.S. dollars per night. Despite the cost, some of these cities are still counted within the most visited cities in the U.S. In 2017, 13.1 million international arrivals visited the city of New York.