Our Practices

In our efforts to preserve natural resources, the hotel has extensive water and electricity saving, as well as waste reduction programs. These are some of our practices:

  • Air drying facilities to reduce the use of electric dryers
  • Skylights and ample windows throughout the buildings to maximize use of natural light
  • Solar panels for water heating
  • Use of energy saving light-bulbs, presence-detecting lights and photovoltaic lamps
  • High-tech shower heads that use 65% less water than conventional shower heads.
  • Rain water harvesting
  • A biodigester to treat waste water and produce biogas for water heating
  • Use of environmentally friendly, biodegradable cleaning products, detergents and soaps to care for the health of our staff-members and guests and to avoid water and air pollution.
  • Chemical-free lawns and gardens
  • Use of locally produced, organic goods to reduce carbon footprint and to help the local
  • economy
  • Reusing of containers, Recycling, composting, as well as sound purchasing policies to reduce solid waste.
  • Carbon offsetting  of our already low emissions