First established in 1981 as a small organization representing the interest of a few of the island’s accommodation properties, the Anguilla Hotel and Tourism Association AHTA is today recognized as Anguilla’s largest and oldest trade association with a growing membership representing all facets of Anguilla’s tourism industry.
To actively promote the continuing improvement and development of Anguilla’s Tourism industry and related services through the exchange of information, training activities, marketing and special interest programs.
Members of the AHTA represent all facets of the tourism industry in Anguilla. Our Accommodation Members comprise a wide range of properties from small intimate inns and guest-houses to large world renowned luxury resorts.
Our Allied Members represent the full spectrum of hospitality and tourism products and services including airlines, restaurants, car rental agencies, watersports enterprises, trade and consumer publications, financial institutions, public relations agencies and local entrepreneurs to name only a few.
The strength of our Association, and our ability to influence key tourism planning, development and marketing decisions depend upon the size and diversity of our membership. We invite all providers of tourist accommodations, facilities and services to join us to give the AHTA a clear mandate to speak on behalf of the tourism industry in Anguilla.
At the AHTA we aim to assist members in effective marketing through information dissemination, training, public relations efforts and specialized programs to encourage the continued improvement of Anguilla’s tourism product.
By keeping members abreast of developments in every aspect of hotel and tourism technology, marketing and operational techniques, the AHTA provides an important link with the international marketplace.
The AHTA is constituted as a non-profit, non-governmental company limited by guarantee. The Association is governed by a nine member Board of Directors elected by the membership and represented by the following officers: President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary. The AHTA is managed by a full-time Executive Director.