Peterson Economics also offers a strong background in lodging economics, particularly unique destination resort lodging properties. Since opening, the firm has been retained to complete more than 70 market and financial analyses for proposed new lodging projects, ranging from stand-alone mid-market hotels to five-star-plus boutique hotels on dramatic oceanfront sites. Among other assignments, Peterson Economics has completed analyses for:

  • A proposed new ultra-high-end boutique hotel on Maui (target ADR over $1,000)
  • A proposed new ultra-high-end boutique hotel in Los Cabos ($800 ADR)
  • A proposed new high-end boutique hotel in Todos Santos, Mexico ($600 ADR)
  • Approximately 20 other proposed new oceanfront hotels in Mexico ($200-$1,000 ADRs)
  • A proposed new high-end wilderness lodge in Alaska ($700 ADR)
  • A new resort in Montana (now open, with an $800 ADR)
  • A variety of proposed boutique hotels in the Rocky Mountains and Pacific Northwest
  • Proposed condo-hotel conversions and development projects on Maui and the Big Island, and in Washington, California, and Arizona

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