Consume more ecologically and stay in a hotel which is environmentally conscious
Whether you are a an eco- conscious, informed consumer, looking to act for the environment or just curious, discover this environmentally friendly pioneer hotel, more respectful of the environment, which received the highly selective ‘Green Key’ certificate for its efforts.
Water and energy consumption are monitored and limited daily, purchases are being reconsidered with greener products that consume less energy; Waste is recycled as much as possible, and for your wellbeing, all cleaning products have an eco-label.
The Green Key is a voluntary label awarded every year by an independent panel to the Green Tourism accommodation sector: hotels, campsites, cottages, bed and breakfasts, tourism residences…
The jury asks for a follow up of the evolution and improvements from all of its candidates.
The criteria are set on an international level and are identical in all countries.
These criteria are re-evaluated yearly to keep its avant-gardism and to meet the environmental requirements of the Foundation for Environmental Education in Europe (FEE).
This evaluation takes place with all the national coordinators of the label.
France hosted for the International coordination from 2002 until 2008. Nowadays, the Netherlands are responsible for this matter.
The criteria cover various aspects of environmental management:
1. ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY: General environmental management, education of employees
2.WATER MANAGEMENT: Management of resources and sanitation, plumbing and watering
3.WASTE MANAGEMENT: Waste sorting, reduction of volumes
4.POWER MANAGEMENT: Management of energy, heat, appliances, lighting
5.RESPONSIBLE PURCHASES: Food, maintenance, other purchases
6. LIVING ENVIRONMENT: Indoor environment, outdoor environment
7.AWARENESS OF THE ENVIRONMENT: Guests information, natural activities