Collier County

  • Collier County sees an increase in visitors this January

     Wednesday, February 28, 2018

    Collier County saw more visitors in January than the same month last year due gradually getting over the adverse effects of Hurricane Irma.   Last month, the county saw 186,100 visitors staying in hotels and other vacation rentals, with an increase …

  • Hurricane Irma slows down tourism growth in October in Collier County

     Tuesday, November 28, 2017

    Hurricane Irma scared away many would-be visitors away from Collier County in October. Visitor numbers dropped by 11.3 percent over the year.   The county saw 139,100 visitors, compared with 156,900 a year ago, according to a report by Tampa-based Research …

  • Collier County thinking of implementing a tourist tax hike

     Thursday, June 1, 2017

    Collier County commissioners believe that sports tourism can bring in money better than the beaches. County commissioners are thinking of introducing a tourist tax hike to build a new $80 million sports complex that could attract visitors during months when …