Help Comfort Hotel cut down on plastic and win a free night’s hotel stay

Plastic. Place. Plastic. Plastic around cucumbers, plastic cutlery for your picnic, plastic bags for everything. Do as Comfort Hotel® does and sign up for plastic abuse rehab. And if you think of a way of reducing plastic consumption that the hotels can implement, you get a free hotel night! Use it once and throw it away, disposable packaging – our use of plastic…

Helsinki Pride Parade 2018: The best moments from the colourful celebration

After a week-long celebration of equality and diversity, Helsinki Pride ended with a fabulous and colourful parade on 30th June. This year the Helsinki Pride Parade attracted a record number of participants with an estimated 100,000 people standing up for love and diversity! We couldn’t be happier! Check out some of the best moments from this year’s parade below.   Nordic Choice Hotels…

Stordalen talks about his most unforgettable Pride memory: “This was an important moment.”

Prepare for Pride! It’s that special time of year again and Nordic Choice Hotels is planning a bigger and better celebration than ever. This is the most important event of the year according to our founder, Petter A. Stordalen. To him it’s a matter of course that the company is a sponsor: “To us, diversity means a better culture,” he says. This year…

Many hotel guests choose not to have their rooms cleaned for a good cause

In September 2017, Nordic Choice Hotels started its Sweet Dreams Stay project. Now, six months later, our guests have helped us raise enough money to help children at risk of trafficking enjoy 130,000 safe nights. We are so incredibly grateful and amazed that so many of our guests want to help! Sweet Dreams Stay Here’s some information for those of you who haven’t…

Record number of Christmas presents donated to vulnerable children

This year the Christmas spirit was particularly strong and helped us to achieve a record year with our Lonely Christmas Tree campaign. Altogether, we received a total of 63,880 Christmas presents! This means that Nordic Choice Hotels will also donate 638,800 SEK to UNICEF. December generosity The month of December is now over, and Christmas with it. We have taken our first steps…

#WeAreClarion – Why staff are the most important asset for this hotel chain

The article was updated on 11 January 2018 Prize-winning campaign On 10 January, Clarion Hotel won HSMAI Norway’s prize for brand building in Norway thanks to its #WeAreClarion campaign. Clarion Hotel has also announced that it is going to launch to campaign in Denmark, Sweden and Finland. We look forward to hear more about how that goes! What is it exactly that makes…

Donate drawings and forego cleaning with Sweet Dreams Stay to give more children a safe night’s sleep

More than 1.2 million children around the world are affected by human trafficking. Every year. And that has to stop. So, we’re doing our best to help more children stay with their families and in the safety of their own homes. The project is called Sweet Dreams Stay. From September 2017 to June 2018, we raised an incredible 3 million kronor for UNICEF…

Yes Please, I’ll Have Both

It is a bit magical. Even as an adult I can feel the expectations and excitement associated with Christmas. I look forward to all the delicious smells, food, homemade Christmas decorations, parties and quiet nights with my family. I never light as many candles as during Christmas. Christmas defines the meaning of “kos” – being together with those you love the most, sharing…