Number of hotel rooms in India 2008-2017

In recent years, the tourism industry in India has been one of the preferred choices for domestic as well as international travel. The country has seen a boom in the tourism industry in recent years and is expected to be the second largest employer within the sector worldwide by 2019. In 2015, there were over eight million tourist arrivals in the south Asian country. To provide a holistic visit to the culturally diverse nation, there are ample number of hotels spread across the country. The number of hotel rooms across the nation was over 90 million in 2017. The national capital region of Delhi had the highest supply of rooms with over 14 thousand in 2018.

Sector insight

Currently, tourism is the largest service sector in the country. The ‘Incredible India’ campaign continues the development and promotion of the country’s attractions. In 2016, the nation had the second highest tourism contribution in Asia-Pacific, trailing behind China. United States was the leading country in terms of foreign arrivals in 2017, with over 1.3 million visitors.

Future prospects

With increased capital investments and developing infrastructure in the industry, tourism is likely to see an expansion in the near future. The ‘Visit India Year 2009’ campaign launched at the International Tourism Exchange in Berlin, aims to propel the sector towards success by projecting India as an attractive destination for holidaymakers and spiritual travelers.

Number of hotel rooms across India from 2008 to 2017

Number of rooms in thousands
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Premium Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Premium Account

only $59 / month *
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Sources

Release date

February 2019

Region

India

Survey time period

2008 to 2017

Supplementary notes

Values have been rounded.

According to the source, data was not available for 2011.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Air transportation in India"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.