By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Monday, August 29th, the Brazilian Association of the Rio de Janeiro Hotels Industry (ABIH-RJ) released the results of its latest survey showing that for the upcoming 2016 Rio Paralympic Games, the occupancy rate of Rio de Janeiro hotels stands at a tepid 49 percent. The current figure represents a sharp contrast from the highly successful 2016 Rio Olympics, which saw occupancy rates in some areas reach as high as 96 percent.

According to the ABIH-RJ survey, the hotel occupancy rate in the city during the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here