Growth in number of Madison-area hotel rooms largest since 2008

Though the Madison area’s hotel room inventory has steadily grown in the past nine years, 2017 saw the greatest increase in rooms since 2008, according to data from the Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau.

“We have seen healthy growth in hotel rooms throughout the market in the last 12-18 months,” Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau president Deb Archer said.

Last year, 401 rooms were added to the greater Madison region, which includes Fitchburg, Verona and Middleton, bringing the total to 9,821. The previous greatest increase was in 2008 when 364 rooms were added....


Ken Notes: We need to work on head in bed weekend events for the region... This is Economic Development not on the political radar screen...

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