Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

Safehotels is the world’s leading Hotel Safety and Security Certification company, established in Sweden in 2001. We operate in over 70 countries and 175 cities, providing independent safety and security certification for hotels.
Certification by Safehotels offers numerous benefits including increased guest preference and trust, enhanced duty of care, reduced liability claims and insurance premiums, and higher visibility in corporate travel management programs.

For Hotel Owners & Operators

Safehotels certification makes it easier to identify hotels that meet stringent safety and security standards, providing enhanced due diligence for employee duty of care and responsible travel programs.
The process involves a comprehensive assessment of the hotel’s safety and security measures by our team of experts. Upon meeting our high standards, the hotel is awarded the Safehotels certification.

For Corporate Travel Managers & TMCs

Certification helps attract guests who prefer verified standards, leading to increased sales and revenue. It also offers differentiation in corporate, MICE, and leisure market RFPs, and provides ROI on existing safety and security investments.
Yes, we verify the safety and security of hotels in high-risk locations through our partnership with travel security risk management company Safeture, offering advanced and live assessments of countries, cities, and areas.

For MICE Bookers & Organizers

Safehotels certification simplifies the identification of preferred hotels for safety and security, ensuring a secure environment for meetings, incentives, conferences, and events (MICE).

We verify hotels on behalf of MICE organizations and provide expertise in assessing the safety and security of the locations where MICE events are held.

For Hotel Guests & Leisure Travelers

Guests enjoy increased confidence and trust in their hotel choice, knowing that safety, security, and hygiene have been independently verified. This leads to peace of mind for a relaxing stay.

Yes, certified hotels have the option to be highlighted on online travel agency listings, enhancing their visibility to travelers seeking safe accommodations.

About Safehotels

Our core values are People, Integrity, and Passion. We prioritize the safety of our customers’ guests and employees, maintain the highest ethical standards, and bring dynamic energy to every aspect of our work.


Safehotels is recognized by major organizations such as the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) and the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), attesting to our high standards and global reputation.