About Us

Delivering Success

The Hotel Association of Canada is the leading voice of the Canadian Hotel & Lodging industry, bringing legislative solutions to industry challenges.  We deliver targeted advocacy for fair rules for the sharing economy, to address Canada’s hotel labour shortage, and for sustainability solutions for the hotel industry across Canada.

Your

This is

Industry.

$19.2 billion generated
in revenue
Generated “value-added”
of $18 billion
Generated revenues estimated at $8.6 billion for all three levels of government

Advocating for You

The Hotel Association of Canada is an association intended for all hotels, motels, and resorts in Canada.

Membership & Advocacy

Representing You

The Hotel Association of Canada is an association intended for all hotels, motels, and resorts in Canada.  Our commitment as the leading voice of Canada’s hotel and lodging industry is to advocate for fair rules for the sharing economy and to address the labour shortage on behalf of our membership.

Your

We are

Voice.

8,253
Establishments Across Canada
455,959
Hotel Rooms Across Canada
306,600

People Employed

Directly Or Indirectly On Full-Time Or Part-Time Basis
10

Billion Dollars

Total Salary And Wages In The Sector

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