Lodging Establishments

Inside of a Hotel Room

Lodging inspections include hotels, motels, and bed and breakfasts. These businesses are inspected at least once per year. View the Inspection Grades for lodging establishments in Orange County.

Lodging FAQs

How often are hotels and motels inspected?
Our office inspects lodging at least once per year.

Is the food at the continental breakfast regulated?
Depending on the menu items, some continental breakfast operations are exempt from permits. Other menus with certain food items may require permits from our office. If you have questions about this, speak with the manager or with our office.

Are pets allowed in hotel rooms?
Under certain conditions required in the NCGS 97-7.1 (PDF), pets may be allowed in hotel rooms if the requirement for posting signs are met.