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A record number of 1,300 hotel rooms are under development in Brasov

A record number of 1,300 hotel rooms are under development in Brasov 2560 1707 ROMANIA PROPERTY CLUB

11.04.2024

The impact of last year’s international airport inauguration in Brasov is visible: a record number of 1,300 hotel rooms, internationally affiliated, are under development with delivery dates between 2024 and 2028.

Currently, the hotel market in Brasov County has 128 units, out of which 56 are in Brasov and Poiana Brasov. Only 5.2% of total number of rooms are 5-stars, while 44.5% of total number of rooms are 4-stars and 44.01% of total number of rooms are 3-stars.

Source: Ministry of Tourism, Total number of hotels in Brasov County

Source: INS, Est Hospitality

The information for Brasov, gathered by RPC from Est Hospitality, a tourism consultancy company, shows that:

  • In 2023, tourist arrivals and overnights are still below the levels of 2019.
  • As compared to 2022, the market increased with 10% at arrivals and overnights.
  • The trend is very positive, and it is expected to continue in the coming years due to increased traffic at Ghimbav Brasov International airport, the pipeline of new branded hotels, the number of festivals, increased number of MICE events (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions).

Mircea Draghici, Managing Partner, Est Hospitality: “The number of hotel rooms internationally affiliated will increase with 22.1% in the next three years. The number of hotel rooms on 5-star category will increase with 128% over the next three years.”