Sheraton Grand Salzburg


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Global Citizenship at Sheraton Salzburg Hotel

Our Strategy

Starwood Hotels has a legacy of caring for the communities in which we operate, so Global Citizenship comes naturally to us. Our work focuses on the environment and our communities and leverages our people, our brands, our relationships and our global reach because we are uniquely equipped to help our associates and guests create a better world to experience.

Policies & Reporting

Environmental Initiatives

The Starwood Program „30:20 by 20“ which started in 2008 sets the goal to reduce our energy consumption by 30% and our water consumption by 20% until 2020. All Starwood hotels and resorts worldwide have committed to this program.

Initiatives for sustainability and environment protection:

  • Paperless booking and meeting planning
  • „Check out for Children“: When checking out one US-Dollar can be donated to our partner UNICEF. This donation is voluntary.
  • „Make a Green Choice“ - choose to decline daily change of bed linen
  • „Clutter Free Meetings“ - include streamlined stations that provide paper, pens, glasses, water and other thoughtful touches, keeping the main work area uncluttered and organized
  • Adequate bins for waste separation
  • „EAME Sustainable Fish and Seafood Guidance“: We only purchase fish and seafood from sustainable fisheries
  • Food and Beverage purchases from local and regional producers and suppliers
  • Possiblity of Determination of environmental impact of a meeting or event with „Meeting Impact Report“ (MIR)
  • Water-saving taps in the bathrooms
  • Energy-saving LED lighting in the guest rooms and public areas & movement detectors in the hotel corridors
  • Waste separation
  • Reduction of water and electricity use in the hotel 
  • Environment focused purchase
  • Preference of regional suppliers
  • Participation in WWF Earth Hour
  • Environment certification of the hotel: Austrian Eco Label




Austrian state Coat of Arms

An important sign of quality and innovation

To make the many successes more visible, the Federal Ministry for Science, Research and Economics (BMWFW) awarded companies with the Austrian Coat of Arms. The award recognizes companies that have distinguished themselves through extraordinary achievements for the Austrian economy and which have a leading and widely respected position in their industry. Since April 06, 1994 the Sheraton Salzburg Hotel is awarded with the Austrian Coat of Arms, which rewards the outstanding achievements of the company and its products and services in tourism, as well as the good quality and reliability. Go to for further information.

Sheraton Salzburg Hotel recognized with the Austrian Coat of Arms

"With quality, personal servic and with much commitment the Sheraton Salzburg Hotel accommodates its guests for over 30 years. For our company it is a special honor to be allowed to lead the Austrian national Coat of Arms since 1994. It is a public recognition of excellence and trademarks for best domestic quality in the services and tourism," says Herbert Mosbruck, General Manager of the Sheraton Salzburg Hotel.

„Check-out for Children“ in co-operation with UNICEF

Activities for common good

  • Associate trainings in different areas, amongst others Environmental Initiatives e.g. MAGC, personal development e.g. Complaint Management, Leadership, Service Culture
  • Security and health protection trainings for our associates 
  • Promotion of young associates as company that takes on trainees
  • Projects of Social Community Team 
  • Yearly participation at Earth Hour

Starwood Foundation

  • Road to awareness: Since its launch in 2008, Starwood’s Road to Awareness associates fundraising campaign has raised over $1.5 million to support different UNICEF education projects in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
  • SARF (Starwood Associate Relief Fund): The Starwood Associate Relief Fund has provided nearly US$ 2 million in grant funding since inception to support associates in need around the globe when disaster strikes.