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Improvements in London hotels' performance is 'encouraging'

London hotels see occupancy rise to 85%

By Becky Paskin

London hotels saw a 1.5 per cent year-on-year rise in occupancy to 85 per cent in October 2009, as the margin of decline in RevPAR decreased to its lowest level since July 2008

Hotel room prices dropped an average of 16 per cent in the first half of the year

Hotel room prices fall 16% in six months

By Emma Eversham

Guests paid an average 16 per cent less for hotel rooms in the UK between January and June this year compared to the same period last year, according to a survey by booking website Hotels.com