Accor has reported consolidated first-quarter income of €987 million for the primary three months of monetary 2019, up 34.2 per cent.
On a like-for-like foundation, income was up 8.Eight per cent.
Globally, Accor noticed RevPAR improve by 1.6 per cent.
Nevertheless, efficiency was combined relying on area: Europe was resilient (up 3.Three per cent), whereas Asia-Pacific was down barely (falling 0.6 per cent).
Accor stated it anticipates an enchancment in RevPAR momentum throughout the 12 months, anticipating progress of three per cent in 2019.
Sébastien Bazin, chairman and chief govt of Accor, stated: “In a turbulent macroeconomic surroundings, the group’s first-quarter income efficiency highlights the effectiveness of our transformation and the soundness of our technique.
“Europe remained sturdy, whereas South America continued its sturdy restoration.
“We achieved sustained enterprise growth over the interval, in keeping with our medium-term targets, and continued to strengthen our pipeline, with an ever-increasing share of luxurious resorts, which generate greater charges per room.
“Performing nicely and rising steadily stronger, the group can deal with the remainder of the 12 months with confidence.”
Through the first quarter, the corporate opened 71 resorts, representing 8,300 bedrooms.
The pipeline for future openings is 1,135 properties (200,000 bedrooms).
Globally, Accor has a portfolio of greater than 4,600 resorts.