Join Us

The San Diego County Lodging Association’s bylaws provide for several opportunities to participate as a member of the organization. The Association holds monthly membership meetings with speakers addressing issues pertinent to the hospitality industry. These meetings provide members with an opportunity to network and meet fellow industry professionals.

For Allied Members, a chance to display their companies at the Association’s Annual Allied Member Event featuring table top displays.


Membership Types

Property Membership

Active Members of SDCLA are lodging establishments located within San Diego County. Active members designate individuals to represent their establishments. The individuals so designated are vested with the right to hold office in SDCLA and with the right to vote at all meetings of the membership.

Annual Dues:
Less than 150 rooms $12
151 – 250 Rooms $14
251 – 350 Rooms $16
351 – 1,000 Rooms $20
+1,000 Rooms $30


Allied Membership

Allied Members of SDCLA are affiliated companies, vendors and purveyors to, the lodging establishments of San Diego County. Allied Members have the same membership benefits as Active Members, except for the right to hold the office of President.

Annual Dues: $695


Student Membership

Start planning your hospitality career moves now. A student membership in the SDCLA puts you ahead of the career curve. And while you’re still in school, we’ll link you with industry resources you can use to produce first-rate projects that catapult you to the head of the class!

Annual Dues: $33


Associate Membership

Associate Members are local educational institutions. The SDCLA participates with educational institutions, from high schools to universities, through adopting schools, mentoring, and our members serving as instructors. Associate members have the same membership benefits as Allied Members.

Annual Dues: $126


Pre-Opening Membership

Become an active member of SDCLA while your property is being constructed. You will receive all the benefits as a property in operation, yet at lower dues per room. This is a great advantage prior to your Grand Opening!

Annual Dues: $2.20 per room