Frequently Asked Questions
What is the cost to join the coalition?
What is the cost involved for signatories in carrying out the commitment?
What is the difference between HOT and a green certification or eco-label?
Does this mean than an owner has to buy hotels that are efficient and green?
How will signatories prove they are following through with the commitment?
How can I join the coalition?
Is this initiative only for Asia, or for other regions as well?
I only own 1 hotel, can I join the coalition?
We are not currently looking to invest in new hotels or acquire for the foreseeable future. Does Action #1 apply to us?
Does Action #2 mean a financial commitment?
Action #4 is to "Support brand efforts." What if I don't own a chain-affiliated hotel?
What if my company owns some hotels and manages others that we do not own?
How will HOT be embedded for continuous engagement after the launch and first year?
If I join, what type of branding and resources will be available to me?