HotelClub reports Thailand hotel bookings have rapidly recovered after slumping by 70% during the recent flood crisis. “Hotel volumes were not initially affected when flood waters first began,” the company said. “However, once Bangkok became threatened in mid October there was a sharp decrease in hotel bookings as traveller confidence waned.
“Total Thailand hotel volumes dropped by 70% during week commencing 24 October compared to the average weekly transactions pre-flooding.
“Transaction volumes have risen sharply in the past five weeks with week commencing 28 November producing a 400% increase compared to week commencing 24 October.
“Year on year transactions are increasing as well with week commencing 28 November up by 15% compared to the same period last year.