Hotels Are United On Safe Stay
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Safe Stay® is an industry-wide initiative focused on enhanced hotel cleaning practices, social interactions, and workplace protocols to meet the new health and safety challenges and expectations presented by COVID-19.

Support for the Safe Stay initiative continues to grow with endorsements coming from leading scientists, physicians and public health experts in epidemiology and infectious disease.                                                                                                            

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Safe Stay Guidelines

Celebrate National Cleaning Week - March 27 – April 2, 2022

Safe Stay Monkeypox Information

We continue to monitor CDC guidance regarding Monkeypox and have developed a Safe Stay one-pager resource on this new outbreak for your reference.   As of this week, the CDC has confirmed Monkeypox infected patients in over a dozen states, including New York, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Utah, Washington and Washington, D.C.   
It’s important to note that as of today, June 8, the CDC has rescinded the recommendation to a wear a mask to protect against Monkeypox. For full CDC guidance regarding Monkeypox, please visit: Monkeypox in Multiple Countries - Alert - Level 2, Practice Enhanced Precautions - Travel Health Notices | Travelers' Health | CDC


Resources for AHLA members who endorse and have implemented the guidelines at their properties which includes:

  • Signage/decals to display in the front and back of the house
  • Cleaning checklists for staff
  • Logos to post online and display your endorsement
  • and More.


Safe Stay is endorsed by all major U.S. hotel brands, associations in all 50 states and Canada and has quickly become the industry's go-to guidelines.



Safe Stay sponsor logo

We are proud to have the support of Safe Stay Sponsors who have joined AHLA and hotel properties across the country working to ensure all guests and employees have a Safe Stay. 

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Train hotel staff on enhanced safety and cleanliness guidelines with COVID-19 Precautions for Hotels, a new online course developed by AHLEI and created in consultation with the AHLA’s Safe Stay Advisory Council.

  • For all levels of employees
  • Offered in English and Spanish
  • Short, easy, affordable: 15 mins
  • Certificate of completion awarded
  • Available to host on internal LMS
Training Available