Protecting the purity of
the Swiss Alps since 1897

The current hotel was built between 1897 and 1907. Since then, protecting the purity of the Alpine environment for future generations has been important to us. We are proud to collaborate with the following certified bodies.

3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat - Valais Excellence

Valais Excellence

This label recognises the best performing and most committed companies in the Valais region. It was created as a sign of recognition for companies that are managed according to principles of sustainable development and continuous improvement.

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From hidden champion to sustainability leader: Switzerland has been at the forefront of sustainability for years. The new sustainability strategy of Switzerland Tourism (ST) seeks to inform the public with this label.

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3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat - Swisstainable
3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat - CO2 Environment

CO2 & kWh reduced

By voluntarily participating in this programme run by the Energy Agency of the Swiss Private Sector (EnAW), the Matterhorn Group is able to clearly demonstrate its commitment to climate protection. The «CO2 & kWh reduced» certificate issued by the EnAW is recognized by the federal government, the cantonal authorities and industry partners.

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Environmental Report 2019

The Matterhorn Group AG is committed to sustainable development and defines goals and measures to achieve this across its value chain. Included are energy saving measures, protection of natural resources, waste management and recycling, climate protection and reduction of carbon emissions.

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3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat - Environment
3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat - Management System

ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management

The Matterhorn Group is ISO 14001:2015 certified by the Swiss Association for Quality and Management Systems (SQS). It follows a dedicated sustainability policy including energy saving measures, waste management and recycling, as well as reduction of carbon emissions.

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