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Luxembourg Ecolabel

The Luxembourg EcoLabel for sustainable tourism is a label that accredits ecological hotels, campsites, youth hostels, vacation rentals and cottages in Luxembourg. The label was founded in 1999 to actively promote environmentally friendly and socially acceptable tourism in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The EcoLabel is a joint initiative of the Luxembourg Ministry of Economy, General Directorate for Tourism and the Oekozenter Pafendall asbl.



Luxembourg Ecolabel label was benchmarked against the GSTC standard


 Luxembourg Ecolabel is compliant with following hearts of the 


Luxembourg Ecolabel standard performed as the On a roll mark, according to the staygreencheck methodology. All the accommodations certified by Luxembourg Ecolabel will have 2 heart of the staygreencheck. You can recognize them as follows:



The ecolabel regulations determine the criteria that accommodations must meet in order to obtain the label. The criteria cover all areas relevant to a tourist establishment and which may have adverse effects on the environment: environmental management, guest information, purchasing policy, food and beverage, management of energy, water and waste. The criteria are re-evaluated and revised regularly to keep up with the latest developments in the sector and to meet new environmental requirements. Labeled establishments are audited every 3 years by independent environmental auditors. The label is awarded to accommodations which meet the mandatory criteria and who meet at least 50% of the optional criteria in each thematic area.

  • The label is accredited by the Luxembourgish Ministry of Economy, General Directorate for Tourism
  • The certificate is valid for 3 years.
  • There are 3 levels of certification (gold, silver, bronze)
  • See Luxembourg Ecolabel standards here
  • Do you want to know more about Luxembourg Ecolabel click here


Best practices

With its indoor playground, bowling alley and wonderful garden, the modern youth hostel in Beaufourt offers a relaxing holiday for families. Beaufort is located in the middle of “Luxembourg’s Little Switzerland” region. The hostel has dedicated itself to sustainability by adapting a solar power system creating its own electricity. Due to its energy efficient infrastructure, thermal collectors and wood-chip heating system, the youth hostel conforms to state of the art energy efficiency standards. The hostel is participating in the SuperDrecksKescht, an initiative by the Luxembourg government to encourage and regulate ecological waste management. The scope of the initiative includes prevention, handling, re-use, recycling, valorisation (ie. for energy extraction) and correct disposal.


Chateau d'Urspelt

Located at AM SCHLASS, L-9774, Urspelt, Luxembourg.

 Situated in the heart of the Our valley, this luxurious, 18th century castle is fully renovated and offers a classic and stylish setting for your stay in Luxembourg. With beautifully 56 decorated suites and guest rooms that exude the authentic grandeur of this castle. Chateau d’Urspelt has been classified as a National Monument of Luxemburg. This castle is in, the wonderful area of Clervaux, surrounded by green fields and charming villages. Weather permitting, you can sit out in the tranquil courtyard or stroll through the fabulous garden and breathe in the relaxing environment.


Hotel Le Royal

Located at Boulevard Royal 12, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

Royal offers elegantly styled 210 rooms and a wellness center with an indoor pool, only 450 meters from Place d’Armes. This 5-star hotel benefits from two restaurants and a terrace. Tradition rooms have been completely refurbished in 2016. Free WiFi is available in the rooms. Certified by Luxembourg Ecolabel.


Parc Hotel Alvisse

Located at 120 Route d’Echternach, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

This hotel modern 340 rooms at Parc Hotel Alvisse, feature warm colors and luxury bedding. They come with free WiFi, a private bathroom and a TV with cable channels. obtained Luxembourg Ecolabel certification for environment-friendly practices. From Parc Hotel Alvisse, Luxexpo and the Kirchberg district with its European institutions are easily accessible by car within 10 minutes.


Auberge Du Relais Postal

Located at Posteck 5, Asselborn, Luxembourg.

 Auberge Du Relais Postal’s rooms come with a seating area with a flat-screen TV with cable and satellite channels. achieved Luxembourg Ecolabel certification. Golf de Clervaux is a 12-minute drive from Auberge Du Relais Postal. Diekirch is 40 km away. The area around the hotel is fit for hiking or mountain biking.


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