Hotel Operator

Hotel Operator

Hotels and motels in Northern Kentucky are required to have a permit and are inspected by the Health Department at least once per year.

Learn more about the hotel inspection process and view the latest inspection scores

Opening a hotel/motel in Northern Kentucky

Hotels in Northern Kentucky must have a permit and pay the applicable fees.

Apply for a hotel permit

Fees

1-25 rooms……………………….$125

26-50 rooms…………………….$150

51-100 rooms…………………..$175

101-200 rooms…………………$200

201-300 rooms…………………$225

301-400 rooms…………………$250

401+ rooms………………………$275

New construction or remodeling

When remodeling or opening a new hotel, operators must provide two complete sets of plans and three additional sets of plans for plumbing.
Operators must also submit an application and permit fee, as detailed above.

More information

Copies of inspection reports are available to the public upon written request. Please call 859-341-4151 for more details.

Learn more about inspections of these facilities and view a list of certified operators