The Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association (IHLA) is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(6) trade association that represents the lodging industry in Illinois. IHLA members consist of over 500 hotels and their employees throughout the state as well as related industry partners and suppliers. IHLA provides significant benefits to its members by:

Illinois 2017 Lodging Industry by the Numbers*

Hotels are an integral part of the fabric of each community across the country, advancing lifelong careers, investing in community development, and boosting economic opportunities. Here is a snapshot of how much Illinois hotels contribute:

*Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis, Census Bureau, Oxford Economics, Longwoods International, and STR. For more information, please visit ahla.com/who-we-are. Figures based on 2015 data.