Number of Businesses in 2010
Report Segment: Norfolk and Suffolk Compared
Taken together, Norfolk and Suffolk have more than 7˝ thousand businesses supporting and benefiting from the tourism economy. Breaking that figure down further is difficult but in 2008 East of England Tourism estimated that Suffolk’s serviced accommodation stock was made up of 511 establishments providing 5488 rooms (and just over 11,000 bed spaces). In the same year Norfolk had 780 establishments, providing 7,762 rooms (offering just over 16,000 bed spaces). B&Bs and guesthouses made up around two thirds of the stock with hotels making up a further 20%. (EET Serviced Accommodation Stock 2008).