Delivered December 20, 2019. Contributor: Megan B.
To find the average booking value for a tourists in various geographies.
According to Trivago, the hotel price index for several SE Asian cities in November 2019 was: Bangkok ($94), Beijing ($105), Hong Kong ($114), KualaLumpur ($56), Manila ($95), Seoul ($108), Shanghai ($127), Singapore ($180), Taipei City ($103) and Tokyo ($158).
Global data from HotelChamp indicates booking values and margins are higher via direct bookings versus through OTAs.
TravelDailyNews indicates OTAs' commissions can be as high as 30%, but no regional information was offered. Commissions for chains tends be between 15-30% but can be higher for smaller hotels.
In an article from only a couple months ago, TTR Weekly indicates commissions rates are "up to 25%". This is an Asia-specific publication. Smaller hotels use OTAs for up 90% of their bookings.