Aspects that affect tourism in Slovakia suggest that one of the basic problems is the lack of investment in building accommodation facilities. In particular, equipment is needed that would ensure a return on investment with efficient management. The categorization of accommodation facilities and their classification marks, which classify them for individual quality classes, is established by regulation. Pension (pension) as a simple hotel-type accommodation facility serves the general public. Its undeniable advantages classify the pension as an advantageous type of accommodation prosperous for the regional development of tourism.