Hotel industry gears up for lift of trans-Pacific travel restrictions
Ige said, “The quarantine will remain in place for those who choose to not get a pre-travel test, the health of our community continues to be our primary focus and priority.”
This is the type of news the Hawaii Lodging & Tourism Association President and CEO, Mufi Hannemann, has anticipated for weeks, and he said the industry has been preparing with new best practices.
Hannemann said, “We are ready, we are poised, we are waiting to cooperate with all the stakeholders, from the airports to the airlines.”
The HLTA’s COVID-19 health and safety standards for hotels and places of lodging were approved by the state’s department of health.