Hotels are reporting a strong year, but will have 2,100 more rooms to fill in 2018.
Regulating the growth of online rental platforms while also appeasing irate hoteliers, the state plans to begin a 3 percent tax on homeowners using the technology beginning Jan. 1.
A whopping 35 percent of all tourist lodging happening through Airbnb, said the the leader of a hotel trade group.
The Mexican Association of Hotels in Yucatan is increasing its ranks as members band together against Airbnb rentals.
The hotel industry has begun talks with legislators to quickly establish proposed regulations targeting Airbnb and other online rentals.