Today THASL is the apex body of the entire hotel industry in the country. It's membership presently stands at 200 hotels and resorts located in different parts of the country, comprising reputed International hotel brands, leading local hotel chains, proprietorships and stand-alone properties ranging from Colombo 5* city hotels to all other star categories including top end boutique properties.
The year 2017 was yet another year of positive growth with a +3.2% growth in arrivals over 2016. Total arrivals touched 2,116,407 vs the 2016 which was at 2,050,832.
Due to the recent success of the session held on the 5th of December by the Ministry of Education who invited the leadership of The Hotels Association of Sri Lanka (THASL) to address an audience