Reduce credit card processing costs for businesses WITHOUT switching processors

Merchant Advocate has saved clients over $300 million in excess fees! 72% of businesses are overcharged on their processing. Are you one of them?


Compliance Guide – California Fee Transparency Laws

This year, the California Legislature passed two measures designed to increase the transparency of displayed prices. These measures apply to both hotels and short-term rentals and will go into effect on July 1, 2024. CHLA has created guidance and resources to help members comply with these new laws.

Order your Workplace Violence Prevention Plan Guide today!

By July 1, 2024, California employers are required to develop and implement a written Workplace Violence Prevention Plan (WVPP). CHLA is pleased to provide a WVPP Development Guide and FAQs at no cost to members upon request.


ADA Compliance Laws – How They Affect Your Hotel’s Website

Due to evolving laws, hoteliers must ensure that their hotel website and online marketing is Americans with Disability Act (ADA) Title III and WCAG 2.2 Level AA Compliant to avoid ‘click-by’ lawsuits.

Source1 Purchasing – Purchasing with Power!

Source1 Purchasing makes it simple to collect cash back rebates on items you buy every day. Source1 pays cash back to hoteliers on 165,000 items from over 350 suppliers with no fees ever! Do you purchase $750 a week from a broadline distributor like Sysco Foods? You can save money by using Source1.

Exclusive Health Care Discounts and Solutions for CHLA Members

As a member of CHLA, you get access to exclusive programs and discounts on your health benefits. These programs include telemedicine, health insurance (both employer-sponsored and individual), free prescription discounts, and free mental health resources.

Upcoming Events

Aug 21


Trends + Insights Hotel Conference



ADA Website Compliance Program

For a limited time, as a CHLA member, take advantage of a discounted introductory price for your ADA website audit.

CHLA is my connection to Sacramento and Washington, D.C.  Through their legislative programs, and those of the American Hotel & Lodging Association nationally, our property is protected from adverse legislation and has benefited from all CHLA’s efforts in all aspects of governmental affairs time and time again.

Luis C. Barrios – General Manager
CHLA Past Chair