The accomodation in Lodz Voivodeship in refernce to its significant tourist resources as well as
economic potential (business tourism) is not sufficient, both - analyzing the number of tourist
accommodation establishments and number of bed places as well.
Providing the analyzis of varoius factors and indicators Lodz Voivodeship closes the top ten
of the 16th polish voivodeships, which is highly insufficient. In 2012, in the region existed 373
tourist accommodation establishents, providing 23237 bed places. Hotels constituted over a third
of the accomodation (103 accommodation establishments/9963 bed places).
Lodz as the capital of the vivodeship, despite remarkable tourism, economic and business
potential, while analyzing the structure of accommodation stands out from other comparable in
population city centers in Poland.
Although hospitality in the region overcame unfavorable trends associated with global
economic crisis, which afflicted also tourism-related industries (especially hospitality), it seems
controversial to invest in accommodation – the rate of use of bed places is hardly over 30%.