The average cost of a hotel room in Glasgow rose by 12% to £75.41 in May, ahead of the Commonwealth Games 2014, which runs from 23 July–3 August.
According to the data from HotStats, occupancy levels increased by almost 5% to 85%
Meeting room hire rose 14% to £109.81 on average.
South East surge
In the South East, outside London, hoteliers saw a growth of 4.9% in gross operating profit per available room. Despite a drop in demand, hoteliers managed to increase revenues with a 4.7%
uplift in average room rate.