A new national survey shows many Americans are not travelling this holiday seasons.
AHLA analysis of the economic and human struggle of the hotel industry six months into the COVID-19 pandemic.
Face coverings, request-only housekeeping & tech top the list.
The American Hotel & Lodging Association applauded Senate Republicans for including several hotel industry priorities in the coronavirus relief package released and urged Congress to move quickly to pass the legislation.
Hotels still below 50% of pre-COVID staffing levels; industry calls for increased liquidity measures & targeted tax provisions.
A survey conducted by Morning Consult commissioned by the American Hotel & Lodging Association found that only 44 percent of Americans are planning overnight vacation or leisure travel in 2020, with high interest in road trips, family events, and long weekends over the summer months.
As a result of the sharp drop in travel demand from COVID-19, state and local tax revenue from hotel operations will drop by $16.8 billion in 2020, according to a new report by Oxford Economics released by the American Hotel & Lodging Association.