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Top Ten Know How Guides on Green Hotelier

Top Ten Know How Guides on Green Hotelier

  Our most popular pages on Green Hotelier continue to be our free resources. As part of the International Tourism Partnership, a charitable membership organisation working with leading hotel groups for increased sustainability in the industry, it’s part of our remit to help all hoteliers around the world improve their social and environmental programmes as […]

Talking Point: Protect guests’ personal information and stay green

Data protection has been a hot topic with hotels in recent months. Here CEO and owner of Envirowaste James Rubin describes some of the greener ways hotels can keep their client information safe. While the protection of data is essential to a hotel’s relationship with its guests and employees, hotels must carefully monitor how they […]

Talking Point: How hotels can help encourage ecotourism

In this Talking Point blog, Andy Jefferies founder of Wild Days describes how hotels can attract guests with a desire for experiences and to make a positive impact, whilst also helping their local ecosystem. In the Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, hotels are increasingly aware of guests seeking holidays that offer them interesting experiences […]

Native Hotels is Tourism for Tomorrow finalist

A group which promotes hotels which are accessible to people with disabilities is one of the finalists of the 2017 WTTC Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. Set up by two journalists and with a network operating around the Mediterranean, Native Hotels promote accessible tourism, paying particular attention to ensuring accessible communication. Guests have access to vibrating […]

Hotel art project for young people is UNWTO winner

An innovative urban art project for at-risk youth, sponsored by Park Inn by Radisson won the UNWTO Award for Excellence and Innovation in Enterprises. Park Inn by Radisson’s “Adding Color to Lives” project brings together youth in difficult life situations to collaborate on a community art project which expresses their dreams and cultural heritage. The […]

Seeking the best green and responsible hotels of 2017

The Green Hotelier Awards 2017 are now open. We’re looking for the hotels in Europe, Middle East & Africa, Asia Pacific and the Americas with the best environmental and responsible initiatives and practices. Once again we’re looking for hotels and lodgings of any size or category around the world with the best environmental and responsible initiatives […]

Talking Point: How to get a green night’s sleep

In today’s Talking Point blog, Liz Wilks from APP explores why offering sustainable products is so vital to the hotel industry. It’s no secret that the hospitality industry is competitive. Online ratings and reviews continue to be a crucial resource for consumers and the rise of the sharing economy has added a whole new element […]

Serena Hotels find unique use for waste water in Kenyan national park

A safari lodge in Kenya has found a unique way to put its waste water to good use for the local ecosystem. Way back in the 1980s, Serena Hotels built a lagoon consisting of six chambers at their Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge. The Lodge is connected to the lagoon through an array of septic tanks […]