The full world building pipeline for motels on the finish of 2022 stood at 14,267 initiatives, a 4% improve year-over-year (YOY), with 2,298,846 rooms within the works.
That is in keeping with Lodging Econometrics (LE), which has launched its This fall year-end World Development Pipeline Pattern Report.
The worldwide pipeline has remained comparatively flat for 3 consecutive years, following the onset of the pandemic, after reaching peak venture and room counts in This fall 2019.
Nonetheless, three of the seven world areas tracked by LE, the US, Canada, and Asia Pacific, continued to have pipelines trending upward year-on-year. The remaining areas stayed largely unchanged by venture counts.
On the shut of This fall, there have been 6,035 initiatives/1,091,929 rooms presently below building worldwide, down 1% by initiatives and 4% by rooms year-on-year.
Initiatives scheduled to start out building within the subsequent 12 months stand at 3,591 initiatives/510,969 rooms, up 1% by initiatives YOY and down 1% by rooms year-on-year.
Worldwide at This fall, venture and room counts within the early strategy planning stage are at all-time highs and stand at 4,641 initiatives/695,948 rooms, up 13% by initiatives and seven% by rooms year-on-year.
The highest nations for brand new resort building by venture rely at This fall 2022 are led by the US with 5,465 initiatives/650,626 rooms, and China with 3,581 initiatives/675,074 rooms. These two nations account for 63% of the initiatives within the complete world building pipeline, with the US claiming 38% of the initiatives and China accounting for 25%.
Following this are India with 383 initiatives/47,539 rooms, the UK with 295 initiatives/43,332 rooms, and Canada with 267 initiatives/35,758 rooms.
The main franchise firms within the world building pipeline by venture rely on the Q422 shut are Marriott Worldwide, with 2,656 initiatives/429,007 rooms; Hilton Worldwide, with 2,661 initiatives/384,498 rooms; InterContinental Resorts Group (IHG), with 1,736 initiatives/257,145 rooms; Accor, with 932 initiatives/163,955 rooms; and Wyndham Resorts and Resorts, with 722 initiatives/95,766 rooms.
These 5 firms account for 61% of all initiatives within the world pipeline.
The manufacturers with the best variety of initiatives within the pipeline for every of those firms are Hilton’s higher midscale Hampton by Hilton manufacturers, with 770 initiatives/100,246 rooms; IHG’s higher midscale model, Vacation Inn Specific, with 598 initiatives/74,729 rooms; Marriott’s higher midscale model, Fairfield Inn, with 349 initiatives/42,596 rooms; Accor’s midscale and financial system Ibis manufacturers with 254 initiatives/31,657 rooms; and the higher midscale La Quinta model by Wyndham with 135 initiatives/11,363 rooms.
All through 2022, a complete of 1,842 new motels/284,814 rooms opened worldwide. Some 469 of these motels and 77,018 rooms opened within the fourth quarter of 2022. LE analysts forecast that 2,480 new motels, accounting for 380,736 rooms, will open in 2023 and one other 2,707 new motels/416,173 rooms are forecast to open by year-end 2024.