Hafjell Hotel was certified as an Eco-Lighthouse winter of 2011 after long-term process and cooperation with environmental Lillehammer, Oppland County and Oyer community in Norway.

For the hotel, it is important that there should be minimal use of disposable items such as plastic glass. The hotel focuses on energy management, waste disposal, health and safety efforts on behalf of employees.

The hotel uses eco-labeled products in the cleaning and is actively working to introduce greater use of organic foods in their dishes. The hotel is helping to fund the free ski bus to the Hafjell ski resort to reduce car usage and thus make Hafjell more environmentally friendly.