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Hawaii hotels report record April numbers

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HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii hotels are reporting they've experienced their best April ever for room revenue and average daily room rates.

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (http://bit.ly/13RKw1u) reports hotels earned $276 million in room revenues in April, the start of the off-peak season.

The numbers were released by Hospitality Advisors LLC and Smith Travel Research.

The survey included data from 159 properties with 48,178 rooms.

Hospitality Advisors President and CEO Joseph Toy says he believes Hawaii will have a good shoulder season. The off-peak season runs from April to mid-June.

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