Today, Puebla has opted to tourism with a large national and international investment, both public and private.
City of Puebla, Pue., April 16, 2015.-Downtown of Puebla has 30 hotels category five star which represents 54.5% of the total number of this type of real estate in the State.
Puebla State has 55 hotels of category there are 5 stars, according to information provided by the State Secretariat of Tourism through a request for access to information.
According to the statistics of hotel infrastructure of Puebla, in 2013 28 hotels had five stars, which represented a 17% growth in this type of tourism infrastructure last year.
With regard to rooms of luxury hotels, the city of Puebla had a 21% increase when moving from thousand 596 in 2013 to thousand 943 in 2014.
The rest of the hotels in the city of Puebla are distributed by category in the following manner: 4 stars, hotels; 3-star hotels; 2-star hotels; 1 star hotels.
In total, there are 213 hotels in the City of Puebla and 439 in all the State, detailed Puebla Sectur.
It should be noted that the existence of universities, hospitals of high quality, and consolidated services in the tourism sector are the factors to create a cluster of medical tourism in Puebla.
Especially focused on diseases such as diabetes mellitus, chronic degenerative representing 47.7% of deaths in the State. This would enable Puebla have a new competitive advantage, because nationwide this industry generates revenues of more than 3 billion dollars annually.
The construction of new hotels shows that, while Puebla remains the colonial city with higher hotel occupancy and has doubled the number of visitors, but there is great potential for growth in the tourism sector.
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