About Us

The International Luxury Hotel Association is the essential community for luxury hoteliers.

The ILHA is the luxury hospitality industry’s leading trade organization. We help you grow your business and advance your career. Raise your profile and connect with our network of experts, thought leaders and innovators. Join our discussion on trends, strategy and challenges facing the business of luxury lodging.


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Grow your business and career with luxury hospitality's largest community.

To promote growth in the full-service hospitality industry by providing an unbiased source of information for owners and operators of hotels (independent and brands), cruise lines, private residences and other luxury hospitality organizations.

To promote and provide a forum for communication and to increase connectivity between industry stakeholders.

To educate travel facilitators from around the world about the growth and advancement in tourism and luxury hospitality.

Our Mission

To provide hoteliers with the resources they need to grow their business, improve standards and advance their careers.

To serve as one voice for purposes of dealing with government organizations and the media to protect the reputation of the luxury hospitality industry.

To seek out future affiliated industries and technologies that will allow international hospitality organizations to operate more efficiently.

How we Connect You

ILHA Media Publications

ILHA Newsletter

Weekly news, trends and insights from the International Luxury Hotel Association. Distributed by email to executives and decision makers in the industry. 

Luxury Hoteliers

A quarterly in-depth report of major trends, strategy and innovation in the luxury hospitality industry.  It also features editorial and interviews with leading luxury hoteliers and spotlights on properties.

Digital & Social Media Marketing

B2B Group Forums

Our Hospitality & Travel Forum is LinkedIn’s largest group for hotel and travel reaching more than a quarter million people in 90+ countries.

Webinars and Campaigns

Presented by field experts in Luxury Hospitality.

Join the ILHA in a weekly roundtable series to hear insights from luxury hoteliers on how they are preparing for the reopening of their hotels and how they will manage the recovery process in a post COVID-19 era.

Networking Events


Conference on innovation in Luxury Hospitality. Meet Luxury Hospitality’s leaders face-to-face

2 day annual conference
Back for 9th event
Held in Europe and U.S.
500 attendees – sold out each year
Owners, operators, developers, designers, marketers
Buyer meetings
Exhibit opportunities
Brand activations

The ILHA - Networking Events

Non-Profit Status

The International Luxury Hotel Association is an international non-profit organization which has been designated for 501(C)(6) status by the Internal Revenue of the United States Government. Section 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code provides for the exemption of business leagues, which are not organized for profit and no part of the net earnings of which inures to the benefit of any private shareholder or individual. The International Luxury Hotel Association does not have shareholders or investors.

The ILHA believes in transparency. As a non-profit, the ILHA regularly files an annual report and a 990 Tax Return with the US Internal Revenue Service.

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