Lodging Room Requirements

According to the Federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), all hotels and motels must provide guest rooms accessible to individuals with disabilities. The ADA includes specific language and accessibility requirements for the deaf and hard of hearing.

Total Number of Rooms
per Property
Minimum Number of Required Hearing
Impaired Accessible Rooms
2 to 25 2
26 to 50 4
51 to 75 7
76 to 100 9
101 to 150 12
151 to 200 14
201 to 300 17
301 to 400 20
401 to 500 22
501 to 1,000 5% of total
1,001 and over 50, plus 3 for each additional 100

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires all hotels and motels to make their facilities equally accessible to those with physical disabilities. For deaf and hard of hearing guests, hotels and motels are required to provide rooms equipped with visual notification devices, telephone amplifiers and TDDs (Telecommunication Devices for the Deaf). Krown Mfg/Compu-TTY, Inc. has been assisting hotels and motels provide communication access for their deaf and hard of hearing guests for over 30 years. Please contact 1-800-366-9950 with any questions you may have regarding our products, pricing or availability.