The Importance of Sustainability:
Why Travelers Choose Eco-friendly Hotels
Environmental sustainability is a subject that every day, interests more and more consumers. Topics such as water and electricity savings, waste reduction, and green energy sources are matters of utmost importance. Matters which also apply when choosing a travel destination. As a matter of fact, everywhere around the world, travelers are increasingly looking for eco-friendly travel options when the time comes to decide on a vacation. Environmental awareness is also a priority for us in our eco-friendly Olive Green Hotel, so let’s see why travelers choose eco-friendly hotels.
Heraklion’s Olive Green Hotel
Located in the heart of the Cretan capital, Heraklion, Olive Green Hotel remains a favorite accommodation option when visiting the island. Both during long summer holidays as well as for short breaks.
The city of Heraklion has recently seen an impressive boom in touristic growth, and as a consequence, it has been awarded the title of Europe’s fastest growing tourism destination for the year 2017. It has been announced that the Cretan capital is now top of the list of European city-break destinations. An outstanding eleven percent growth in international arrivals confirms this fact.
This places Heraklion as an ideal city-break destination with a unique, pleasant weather all year round. This allows visitors to avoid seasonal crowds in colder months while the city never ceases to offer cultural activities and events even during winter.
Being a touristic destination in a constant expansion is promising. This calls for the best place to stay in town while also taking care of the environment. Olive Green Hotel combines a sustainable solution, urban comfort, and a refined touch of luxury. All, in one of the most striving cities in Greece.
Why Travelers Choose Eco-friendly Hotels
According to different surveys and studies, the majority of travelers (about an eighty-five percent) confirm a preference to travel sustainably. In addition, for more than half of these globe-trotters, the idea of sustainable travel stands for a stay in green accommodations for a number of different reasons:
- The reduction of the environmental impact
- The importance of a locally relevant experience
- The possibility to take an effective action towards the environment
- The positive effect that sustainable tourism has on locals
Why Travelers Prefer Olive Green Hotel
Olive Green Hotel is a smart hotel featuring a modern and eco-friendly infrastructure combined with cutting-edge technology. Embracing recycling and self-sufficiency when it comes to power generation, the hotel also places importance in local traditions.
Local traditions live within the walls of Olive Green Hotel and give importance to eternal values.
Olive Green is a modern city hotel owner of a very distinctive character. It has been designed to follow a clear concept of contemporary luxury, refined simplicity and elegance. Choices include light wood furniture, clear spaces and plenty of light. In this one hundred percent eco-friendly building, respect for the environment is a priority.
Olive Green Hotel is also a favorite place in town where to lounge with friends or schedule business meetings. The magnificent 626 All Day Lounge & City Garden displays a palette of delicacies, freshly brewed coffee, and healthy dishes made of the finest local ingredients. The inviting outdoor gardens have transformed it into one of the favorite venues in town. With its privileged location, 626 stands as a refreshing oasis both for locals and visitors. It’s possible to book a table and enjoy the experience through this link.
In conclusion, Olive Green Hotels stands in perfect balance with the natural surroundings. It features a classy environment totally inspired by the Cretan nature. The hotel pays tribute to the magnificent landscapes of Crete. It celebrates nature while also adding every touch of comfort typical of the sophisticated lifestyle of urban accommodation.