“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
- Mark Twain

Membership FAQs

Objective One is to offer resort developers a constructive platform to share ideas and strategies on the running and promotion of timeshare. AIRDA also works with developers to cut a clean image in the industry and offer fair value on holiday packages to customers.

Objective Two is to play an advisory role with end-customers and users of vacation ownership and timeshare – offering guidelines and tips on choosing the right timeshare packages. This includes raising awareness levels of consumer rights and responsibilities, building credibility and consumer confidence. AIRDA also plays the role of an ombudsman - especially on consumer issues that are not subjudice.

Objective Three is to represent AIRDA members and their concerns at a policy making level and tourism departments that have timeshare and vacation ownership under their purview. The objective here is to develop and grow timeshare industry & optimize / leverage the huge potential in the domestic tourism market.

To start with, new resorts get all the guidance they need from Airda on specific areas concerning various aspects of timeshare operations. Regular interactions with AIRDA can help members develop and implement self-regulatory formats and gain from a peer-to-peer sharing on strategies, operations and processes.

All member resorts under the AIRDA banner can benefit from government incentives towards project and operational stages – this facility is under a special classification by MOT.

Displaying AIRDA’s membership certificate gives customers the additional reassurance of backing by a self-regulatory body. New members also gain from increased visibility through one-to-one interviews, articles and videos on the AIRDA website. All members can participate at conferences and major hospitality forums as an official AIRDA participant.

AIRDA’s member classifications are open to a wide range of businesses,consultants, practitioners and stake holders in the industry.

  • Timeshare resort owner / Developer / Operator / Marketer / Management Company / Trustee Company
  • Real Estate Company / Travel Agent / Travel Agency / Travel Association / Advertisement Agency / Exchange Companies / DSAs
  • Recognition from the Government of India for timeshare, within the hospitality and tourism sector.
  • Classification by MOT from the tourism ministry only for Airda affiliated resorts.
  • Introduction of the mixed-use model for timeshare resorts and hotel units.
  • Setting up of benchmarking practices through regular market, consumer and industry surveys.
  • Obtaining membership of the CII national council of tourism.
  • Launching Atithi Devo Bhav through regional tourism offices.
  • Enabling the inclusion of timeshare in the IHM curriculum
  • Building awareness about timeshare and raising awareness of fair practices.
  • Encouraging healthy interactions among resort owners and other member categories.
  • Visibility support through social media – on AIRDA’s blog, facebook and twitter pages.
  • A Business Exchange forum on our website – to help resorts find new business opportunities, land for sale, offers for resort take-overs, and professionals looking to network for jobs and consultancy options.

Membership

Benefits for Resort Owners

What does an AIRDA membership mean to resort owners and developers? AIRDA comes in as your industry partner, conscience keeper and business catalyst - with a wide portfolio of support services.

Benefits for Consumers

What does AIRDA mean to holiday seekers and prospective customers? AIRDA comes in to provide information and offer guidelines on making the right timeshare decisions.

Get in Touch

Email: info@airda.org
Phone: 080 41255007 / 08

Address

No. 582, 1st Floor,
6th Cross, 11th Main,
HAL 2nd Stage,
Near Indiranagar Club
Bangalore – 560 008