Welcome to the AH&LA Information Center, your source for industry questions.  We have resources for everyone:

AH&LA Members – As an exclusive benefit, members can have any hospitality-related question researched and answered within three business days. Just fill out this request form or call (888) 743-2515.

Press – Our many resources for the press can be found here. If you have specific statistical inquiries, please call us at (888) 743-2515.  To arrange an interview, contact Kathryn Potter at (202) 289-3130 or

Nonmembers – While we encourage you to learn more about AH&LA membership so that you can have a dedicated team research and personally answer your inquiry, you’ll find a wealth of resources right here:


2013 At-a-Glance Statistical figures

2013 Lip at a glance

* Based on properties with 15 or more rooms.  Above figures are from AH&LA's 2013 Lodging Industry Profile (LIP), based on 2012 numbers.  Click here for the complete 2013 LIP.   



State Industry Fact Sheets 

Lodging Industry Trade Press 

Hospitality Associations 

Office of Travel and Tourism Industries   

U.S. Travel Association  


About the AH&LA Information Center

As a full-service research center dedicated to assisting members with their industry-related questions, the AH&LA Information Center maintains extensive working files on over 1,000 topics and subtopics related to the hospitality industry.

The Information Center is located at the Conrad N. Hilton College at the University of Houston, and contains resources from a number of hospitality news sources and reports, as well as specialized databases and the electronic resources of the University.