List of Associations

There are various organization, associations and not-for-profit groups you will want to know about. Here is a list of those related to this website. Feel free to look into their activities to determine which may be of interest to you. We are sure you will enjoy knowing more.

Ocean Shores North Beach Chamber of Commerce

The Ocean Shores/North Beach Chamber of Commerce is pleased to continue the great tradition of people working together to achieve goals they cannot achieve on their own. – Location: Ocean Shores, WA USA Director: Leslie, Piper Address: 114 E Chance a la Mer NE Unit 100 Phone: 360-289-2451 Email: Website: Oceanshores.org

North Beach Business Association

The North Beach Business Association has long been active in publishing information about the North Beach area of the Washington Coast to stimulate tourist interest. – Location: 15 Main Street Director: NA, NA Address: PO Box 117 Phone: 360-276-4727

Washington Tourism Alliance

A variety of forums for engaging with colleagues, and encourage you to join committees and attend meetings for networking opportunities throughout the year. – Location: Seattle, WA Director: Stanton-Masten, Louise Address: Smith Tower 30th Floor, 506 Second Ave, PO Box 953, Seattle, WA 98111 Phone: 425-478-5350 Email: Website: WATourismAlliance.com

Washington Lodging Association

A non-profit trade and professional organization dedicated to the industries of the lodging industry in Washington State. – Location: Olympia Washington State USA Director: Van Der Peet, Matt Address: 510 Plum Street SE #200, Olympia WA 98501 Phone: 360-956-7279 Fax: 360-357-9232 Email: Website: WALodging.org

Washington State Vacation Rental Association

This is an informal group of owners here in the Evergreen State. We meet as time permits to consider vacation rental issues, especially co-marketing and regulatory concerns. – Location: WA USA Director: May, William Victor Address: PO Box 22987 Seattle, WA 98122-0987 USA Phone: 866-925-7083 Fax: 888-628-0839 Email: Website: VRIA.org

Vacation Rental Association

Worldwide Not-for-Profit trade association for Owners, Managers, Website Publishers & Other Suppliers in the Vacation Rental Industry. Includes world's first Multiple Listing Services (www.VRMLS.org) – Location: Worldwide Director: May, William Victor Address: PO Box 22987 Seattle, WA 98122-0987 USA Phone: 866-925-7083 Fax: 888-628-0839 Email: Website: VRIA.org

WA State Vacation Rental Managers Association

Open to all Vacation Rental Managers in Washington State. Meetings are Semi-Annual and include industry spearkers, open discussion and marketing opportunities. – Location: WA USA Director: May, William Victor Address: PO Box 22897 Seattle, WA 98122-0987 USA Phone: 206-701-9142 Fax: 888-628-0839 Email: Website: WAVRMA.org

Vacation Rental Owners Association

Worldwide Directory of Vacation Rental Owners working together to grow and prosper together. The website has tips, tools, forums, news, newsletters and other inside information. Plus VRMLS.org. – Location: Worldwide Director: May, William Victor Address: PO Box 22987, Seattle, WA 98122 Phone: 866-579-1355 Fax: 888-628-0839 Email: Website: VROA.org

American Resort Development Association

The American Resort Development Association (ARDA) is the Washington, DC - based trade association representing the vacation ownership and resort development industries (timeshares). – Location: Washington, DC Director: NA, NA Address: 1201 15th Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, D.C. 20005-2842 Phone: (202) 371-6700 Fax: (202) 289-8544 Email: Website: ARDA.org

Anna Maria Island Vacation Property Association

The Anna Maria Island Vacation Property Association otherwise known as AMIVPA is a not for profit 501C3 organization based on Anna Maria Island. – Location: Anna Maria Island, FL Director: Chatt, Larry Address: 6101 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, FL 34217 Phone: 941-778-6066 Website: amivacationpropertyassociation.com

Aruba TimeShare Association

To promote the cooperation between its members as well as between the Association. – Location: Aruba Website: ArubaTSA.com

Asheville Short-Term Rental Association

We love our city. We love our homes. We want to help others experience the REAL Asheville. #RentLocal – Location: Asheville, NC USA Director: Robertson, Rebecca Email: Website: Asheville-Short-Term-Rental-Advocates-ASTRA-1482694418698394

Association of Gites de France

The Gîtes de France has developed over the years to become the first network in Europe homestay, and celebrated its fiftieth anniversary in 2005. For Vacation Rentals and B and B's.. – Location: France Director: Fassaert, Yannick Address: 56 rue Saint Lazare 75009 Paris Phone: 01 49 70 75 75 Email: Website: Gites-De-France.com

Association of Scotland's Self-Caterers

The Association of Scotland's Self-Caterers (ASSC) is the independent trade association run for and by holiday property owners in Scotland. – Location: Scotland Director: Campbell, Fiona Address: 1 Invereoch Court, Arrochar, Argyll, G83 7AB Phone: 01462 894483 Fax: 01301 702391 Email: Website: ASSC.co.uk

Association Of Vacation Owners

With more than 20 Years of experience supporting vacation ownership, The Association Vacation Owners is the largest and Olders Indepdendent Timeshare owner association in North America. – Location: Clearwater , FL Address: 4500 140th Ave N Suite 101 Clearwater, FL 33762 Phone: 833-227-5286 Website: AVOworldwide.com

Backcountry Lodges of British Columbia Association

To offer adventurers the most extensive backcountry accommodation network in Canada and to provide a forum for communication and collaboration between member lodges. – Location: British Columbia, Canada Phone: 250-819-9774 Email: Website: backcountrylodgesofbc.com

Bali Villa Rental Association

Bali Villa Association is a non-profit organisation that unites holiday rental villa owners. – Location: Bali, Indonesia Director: NA, NA Address: The One Villa. Jl. Cendrawasih No. 99, Petitenget, Seminyak, Bali 80361. Phone: +62 361 473 8600 Fax: +62 361 473 8400 Email: Website: BaliVilla-Association.org

Bequia Tourism Association

A wide variety of accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets. Delightful family run hotels, luxury villas, self catering apartments. – Location: Bequia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines Director: NA, NA Email: Website: BequiaTourism.com

Blackpool Self Catering Holiday Association

Self Catering Holiday Association is the largest Self-Catering Association in the UK in existence fo nearly 50 years. – Location: Blackpool, United Kingdom Director: NA, NA Address: PO Box 2125, Blackpool, FY4 9AN Phone: 07759 032 021 Fax: 07828 802 061 Email: Website: Blackpool-SelfCateringHoliday.com

California Vacation Rental Managers Association

Members aspire to high ethical business standards to ensure guests have positive vacation experiences which leads to repeat business and positive word of mouth. – Location: CA, USA Director: NA, NA Address: 4901 Morena Blvd #1003, San Diego, CA 92117 Phone: 858-333-8000 Fax: (317) 454-8315 Email: Website: CAVRMA.org

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