Scandic Hotel Accessibility - A New Interntional Standard for Service

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Scandic has established the new international hotel industry standard for best practice in travel decision-making. As a result of  five year planning process:

"Scandic has become the first hotel chain to gather all its information for guests
with special needs in one place. Every hotel's homepage now provides answers to
the 80 most common questions. For example how far it is from the car park to the
entrance, whether there is a hearing loop and how wide the door to the room is,"
explains the hotel chain's Disability Ambassador Magnus Berglund.

Scandic Hotel Accessibility


For those who ask,"Was it worth it?" and want to cut to the bottom line:

It is around five years since Scandic started actively tackling accessibility issues, and since then there has been a positive increase in the number of guests with disabilities... "People with disabilities travel much more widely nowadays. A few years ago, it could be difficult filling the hotel's disability rooms on weekdays, but now they are fully booked practically every day," states Frank Fiskers, President and CEO of Scandic.

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