Welcome to AzLTA

The Arizona Lodging & Tourism Association (AzLTA) is a trade based membership organization representing more than 38,000 guestrooms statewide and almost 500 members including hotel, resorts, attractions, destination marketing organizations, B&B’s and related industry partners. Serving businesses who cater to hotels and tourism, AzLTA offers an array of benefits. Participate in industry events to grow your professional network, take advantage of the training and informational resources exclusive to our members, utilize our many marketing opportunities and much more! In addition to the many member benefits offered, AzLTA acts as the voice of Arizona’s lodging and tourism industry. Through advocacy and education, AzLTA promotes the interests of our members, our Industry and our residents who rely on our properties, attractions and destinations for jobs and tax revenues that fund critical state programs.

AzLTA joins the U.S. Travel Association in celebrating the 33rd annual National Travel and Tourism Week (May 1 – 7), which unites communities each year to celebrate what travel means to American jobs, economic growth and personal well-being.

Did you know?

  • Direct visitor spending injects nearly $57 million dollars into Arizona’s economy each day.
  • $2.8 billion in local, state and federal tax revenue generated through travel and tourism = $1,150 tax break per Arizona household.
  • Travel and tourism is one of the top two Arizona exports.

“This week, we are celebrating what travel means to our community, and we call on everyone—from elected officials to local residents—to join us in saluting this important industry, and support travel-friendly legislation that benefits travelers, our state and the country alike,” said AzLTA President & CEO Kim Sabow.

To celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week be sure to join the conversation at #NTTW16 and check out some of the terrific StayCation Deals offered by Arizona hotels and resorts this summer at SummerStaycationDeals.com.

Also, keep a look out for a sneak peak of some of the travel and tourism auction items that will be available when the Discover AZ On-line Auction goes live mid-May!


The Arizona Governor’s Conference on Tourism 

July 11 – 13, 2016
The Westin La Paloma, Tucson, AZ

The Arizona Governor’s Conference on Tourism provides valuable networking opportunities, professional development sessions, nationally recognized speakers, a dedicated sponsor exhibit area and the Governor’s Tourism Awards Gala. The conference, consistently attended by 500, is the opportunity for our visitor industry to gather information on the latest trends affecting tourism.

For more information please contact David Drennon or visit AZTourismConference.com to register.


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