Tamil Nadu Hotels Association (TNHA) was organized in the year 1938 prior to the liberation of the country from colonial rule.
Prior to linguistic bifurcation of states. Area of service extended throughout the erstwhile MADRAS RESIDENCY covering the present Tamil Nadu an Andhra States, Dhakshin Kannada area of Karnataka state and Palakad – Malabar belt of Kerala state.
After the linguistic bifurcation of States, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala have formed separate Associations. The Tamil Nadu Hotels Association is the ape body of al the District hotels Associations including Chennai city functioning in the State of Tamil nadu.
Registered office situate in Chennai city. All District hotels Association are affiliated to TNHA