City Tax updates for 2019

Please take note of the following updates regarding the City Tax in Europe:

  • PARIS: Increase of the city tax for all hotel categories
    • Palace hotels from €4,40 to €5,00 per person per night
    • 5* hotels from €3,30 to €3,75 per person per night
    • 4* hotels from €2,53 to €2,88 per person per night
    • 3* hotels from €1,65 to €1,88 per person per night
  • LISBON: Increase from €1,00 to €2,00 per person per night. It applies to all hotels categories.
  • BOLOGNA: Increase from €2,00 to either €3,00 or €4,00 per person per night for all 4* hotels, depending on the room rate including breakfast and excluding VAT.
  • MARCON (Venice Area): A new city tax has been introduced from the 1 January 2019, €1,50 per person per night applies on 3*-hotel accommodations and €2,00 on 4*.

Please do not hesitate to contact our offices for more information.

 

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