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Research: Grand Strand hotels see more business on weekends than last year

Source: Coastal Carolina University Source: Coastal Carolina University

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – Preliminary results show that weekends at hotels in the Grand Strand are receiving more business than this time last year.

Coastal Carolina University's Brittain Center for Resort Tourism has discovered a 27 percent increase in occupancy for hotels, condo-hotel, and campsite properties, during the week of Feb. 8-14 on Friday and Saturday. 

During that same time period during the mid-week, occupancy rates decreased more than 5 percent.

To read the full CCU lodging updates, go to http://www.coastal.edu/business/resort/research.html

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