Classification Of Hotel Enterprises During The Russian Federation
The system of classification of hotel enterprises has its own features in different countries. In this chapter I am going to describe Russian classification system. Actually it is based on the most widely spread star classification system but it has always been changing. In recent years changes of system of rating of hotel establishments were connected with international sport events – Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games in 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
So what are the peculiarities of classification of hotel enterprises in the Russian Federation?
2.1. Russian system of classification of hotel enterprises and its main features.
When we talk about modern classification system it is important to know the history of classification of hotel enterprises in Russia.
In the Russian Federation the system of categorization of placements was fixed in GOST 50645-94 "Tourist and excursion service. Classification of hotels ", which included only two categories: hotels and motels at least 10 rooms. In 1998 a state standard of classification of accommodation facilities was established. It was GOST 51185-98 "Tourist services. Accommodation facilities. General requirements". According to the WTO classification this standard divided hotel enterprises into collective and individual. In its turn, a group of collective accommodation includes hotels, analogical and specialized means of accommodation. As the standard…