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The International Luxury Hotel Association (ILHA) is the preeminent organization unifying, promoting and advancing the luxury hospitality industry.  We are a registered non-profit trade association with headquarters in Palm Beach, Florida in the United States.  The ILHA is the largest community globally connecting hotel and travel professionals.  Through our membership and subscribers we reach 250,000+ people in more than 90 countries. The ILHA provides its members with the valuable resources and insights to ensure they stay competitive in the luxury hospitality industry.

  • Industry News & Publications
  • Conferences and Events
  • Reports, Whitepapers and Research
  • Job Center
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Vendor Recommendations
  • Off Market Hotel Investments
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • Member Discounts

About the ILHA

The International Luxury Hotel Association is a Global Non-profit association for the luxury hospitality industry.  The ILHA works with independent hotels, small & large hotel groups, governments, travel agencies, hospitality educators, vendors and other stakeholders to grow business in the full service hospitality industry.

Education and Training

The ILHA offers educational training, certification, and other brand-development programs to hotels, resorts and cruise lines who seek to improve the quality of the service standards in their operations.  The ILHA offers grants to qualifying hospitality students and professionals to further their education.

Unification and Communication

The International Luxury Hotel Association believes that industry communication is the key to success in increasing business.  The members of the International Luxury Hotel Association have agreed to put competition aside and work together to share insights through a common a forum.

Industry News Leader

The ILHA is the luxury hospitality industry’s premier media provider of news and insight.  Both theILHA Smartbrief  a quick-read daily news summary and Luxury Hoteliers magazine, a quarterly in-depth report of major trends in the business are respected publications read by hospitality executives.   The ILHA’s Hospitality & Travel Forum is LinkedIn’s largest group for hotel and travel reaching more than a quarter million people in 90+ countries.


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We are constantly working to raise the bar on our services. If you have any questions or concerns about the Inspire Summit or the International Luxury Hotel Association, please let us know. 

Patricia Walton                         Marketing & Engagement Leader
+1 (561) 440-7975

Iris Estrada                    C Communications Coordinator
+1 (561) 440-7864


Become a Member.

"I have been an ILHA member from the early days and take advantage of the resources it provides. I value the networking benefits and information sharing that helps us hoteliers stay informed and connected. Looking forward to another great year, keep up the good work!"

Peter GassnerRitz-Carlton Hotel Group



What the ILHA can do for you.


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