Overseas tourism to South Africa continues to grow strongly at 9% for the period January to August 2017 compared to the same period in 2016. Domestic tourism remains subdued as indicated in the number of passengers arriving on domestic flights. Hotel occupancies have stabilised around 64%, while hotels rates have increased at below inflation rates. By Martin Jansen van Vuuren of Grant Thornton.
The information below was extracted from data available as at 06 November 2017.
*Note that African Arrivals plus Overseas Arrivals do not add to Total Foreign Arrivals due to the exclusion of unspecified arrivals, which could not be allocated to either African or Overseas.
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