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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3 code 5510


  • Tabulation Category: H - Hotels and restaurants
  • Division: 55 - Hotels and restaurants
  • Group: 551 - Hotels; camping sites and other provision of short-stay accommodation
  • Class: 5510 - Hotels; camping sites and other provision of short-stay accommodation

Explanatory note

This class includes the provision on a fee basis of short-term lodging, camping space and camping facilities, whether open to the general public or restricted to members of a particular organization. Restaurant facilities operated in connection with the provision of lodging remain classified in this class. Included also are the operation of sleeping cars when carried on by separate units.
Examples of activities included here are those usually offered by hotels, motels, inns, school dormitories, residence halls, rooming houses, guest homes and houses, youth hostels, shelters, etc.

Exclusions: Operation of sleeping cars as an integrated operation of railway companies is classified in class 6010 (Transport via railways).
Rental of long-term furnished accommodation (e.g. apartment hotels) is classified in division 70 (Real estate activities).

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