Here’s why you can book a stay in Edmonton’s Best Hotels with confidence.

HOTELS

SHORT TERM RENTALS

Rigorous cleaning standards with COVID-19 sanitzation protocols:

  • Masks and gloves required
  • Systematic sanitization
  • Temperature checks of all hotel staff, daily
  • Accountability with staff on-site and spot checks by hotel brand to ensure careful following of COVID-19 procedures

“Suggested” cleaning guidelines:

  • Varies per rental company
  • No follow-up
  • No assurance that cleaning staff do not have COVID-19 when they enter the property
  • No accountability without staff on-site or spot checks from rental company
Rooms are often rested for 2 – 3 days between guests No stipulations for resting time between guests

Touchless check-in procedures at most hotels

  • Social distancing measures in place at all times
  • Sanitized key cards

Unstandardized check-in procedures

  • You may have to use the same key as previous guests

Here’s why you can book a stay in Edmonton’s Best Hotels with confidence.


HOTELS

  • Rigorous cleaning standards with COVID-19 sanitization protocols:
    • Masks and gloves required
    • Systematic sanitization
    • Temperature checks of all hotel staff, daily
    • Accountability with staff on-site and spot checks by hotel brand to ensure careful following of COVID-19 procedures
  • Rooms are often rested for 2 – 3 days between guests
  • Touchless check-in procedures at most hotels
    • Social distancing measures in place at all times
    • Sanitized key cards


SHORT TERM RENTALS

  • “Suggested” cleaning guidelines:
    • Varies per rental company
    • No follow-up
    • No assurance that cleaning staff do not have COVID-19 when they enter the property
    • No accountability without staff on-site or spot checks from rental company
  • No stipulations for resting time between guests
  • Unstandardized check-in procedures
    • You may have to use the same key as previous guests

Staying Safe

Choosing a hotel during this time can feel confusing so Edmonton’s Best Hotels has added a new filtering feature focused on health and safety.  When searching for your hotel, you can select from a number of options in the Amenities area.

Want a room that aligns with the Alberta Hotel and Lodging Association’s Staying Safe guidelines?  Choose the icon below.  Want to make sure your room has been rested for at least 24 hours between guests?  Choose that icon.  Prefer no contact check in processes?  You can search by that as well.

AHLA Staying Safe Hotels with this icon adhere to AHLA Staying Safe guidelines

AHLA Staying Safe 24 hr Rest Period Hotels with this icon apply a 24 hour rest period to rooms between guests

AHLA Staying Safe 48 hr Rest Period Hotels with this icon apply a 48 hour rest period to rooms between guests

AHLA Staying Safe 72 hr Rest Period Hotels with this icon apply a 72 hour rest period to rooms between guests

AHLA Staying Safe No Contact Check In Hotels with this icon have a process for check in that requires no in-person contact

Staying Safe

Choosing a hotel during this time can feel confusing so Edmonton’s Best Hotels has added a new filtering feature focused on health and safety.  When searching for your hotel, you can select from a number of options in the Amenities area.  Want a room that aligns with the Alberta Hotel and Lodging Association’s Staying Safe guidelines?  Choose the icon below.  Want to make sure your room has been rested for at least 24 hours between guests?  Choose that icon.  Prefer no contact check in processes?  You can search by that as well.

AHLA Staying Safe Hotels with this icon adhere to AHLA Staying Safe guidelines

AHLA Staying Safe 24 hr Rest Period Hotels with this icon apply a 24 hour rest period to rooms between guests

AHLA Staying Safe 48 hr Rest Period Hotels with this icon apply a 48 hour rest period to rooms between guests

AHLA Staying Safe 72 hr Rest Period Hotels with this icon apply a 72 hour rest period to rooms between guests

AHLA Staying Safe No Contact Check In Hotels with this icon have a process for check in that requires no in-person contact

NEED MORE REASONS TO STAY AT A HOTEL
INSTEAD OF A SHORT TERM RENTAL?

When you stay at a hotel, you are supporting Albertans.

When you stay at a hotel, you are keeping young, new, and long-time Albertans employed.

Did you know that according to a 2017 study conducted by the Hotel Association of Canada there were over 7,500 full-time employment jobs created in Alberta’s hotels, while short term rentals like AirBnB generated the equivalent of 7 full-time employees? That’s a big difference.

Every time you choose to stay at a hotel, you are helping fellow Albertans and the entire economy. You are making a difference during a time when it has never been more important.

LET’S LAY IT OUT FOR YOU AGAIN

Choosing Edmonton’s Best Hotels over Short Term Rentals means:

You can enjoy your trip knowing that your room is sanitized

You will experience contactless, worry-free check-ins at most hotels

You are keeping employees working and businesses open

You are supporting economic recovery from the pandemic

Book your stay today and experience peace of mind.

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