The label "bed + bike" Luxembourg is a quality label for bicycle-friendly hostels. All youth hostels in Luxembourg receive throughout the year cyclists and guarantee them a range of services: bike storage, repair kits, packed lunch, stay for one night and much more.
Further information: www.bedandbike.lu
EcoLabel is a label for environmentally friendly tourism businesses. It is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Tourism and the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Infrastructure.
Further information: www.ecolabel.lu
A Fairtrade Zone is a place where products from fair trade are offered. All hostels in Luxembourg have a “Fair Trade Zone”. So we serve fair trade coffee and rice from fair process cultivation.
Further information: www.fairtrade.lu
The hostels Beaufort, Bourglinster, Echternach and Larochette are all located in the immediate vicinity of Mullerthal trails. The Mullerthal Trail is a hiking trail with a length of 112 km which leads through the region Mullerthal - Luxembourg's Little Switzerland. Around the trail the guest will find plenty of local walks and extra tours which have been re-posted and are shown clearly on the Mullerthal trail map. As a walker-friendly accommodation at Mullerthal Trail, our Youth Hostels guarantee following criteria:
Further information: http://www.mullerthal-trail.lu/en
HIQ & S is a quality system specifically designed for youth hostels by Hostelling International. The aim of the system is to guarantee the perpetuation of an elevated standard whilst encouraging sustainable development in a tourist infrastructure. Specific methods and procedures have been designed to guarantee continuous improvement respectful of the youth hostel’s natural environment.
Further information: www.hihostels.com
Sou schmaacht Lëtzebuerg (“The taste of Luxembourg”) is a label intended to provide information and raise awareness regarding the importance of consuming locally. Aside from a shortening of transport routes and the support of local producers, the certification furthermore intends to highlight the diversity of Luxembourgish foods. Since 2018, all Melting Pots – the restaurants of our youth hostels – are certified with the label.
Further information: www.sou-schmaacht-letzebuerg.lu
The SuperDrecksKëscht ® is a brand that was developed as part of the waste management strategy of the State of Luxembourg. His orientation is determined by the EU waste management strategy with the hierarchies - prevention first, then preparing for reuse, followed by recycling, before other recycling activities (e.g.energy recovery), before elimination of waste. It is the responsibility of theSuperDrecksKëscht® to use and implement the newest know-how, to realize a sustainable ressources management in the ecological and economic sense, with high quality. This realization then allows to practice a role model in the ecological restructuring of our society. This model should give impulses to all stakeholders in the economy aiming at ressource efficiency and environmental benefits.
Further information: www.sdk.lu
The label of the LSC - "Luxembourg School for Commerce" certifies a company as an official training center. So students can do internships in different hostels in the areas of reception, kitchen or animation and can gain practical experience for their future careers.
For more information: www.lsc.lu
In all our youth hostels we guarantee our guests free internet access via the hotspots of Visual Online.
Further information: www.vo.lu