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Ritz Carlton Brings Green Globe Status to Jamaica holidays

  • 28-Feb-11 14:49
  • Jamaica
  • Breaking Travel News

The Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa Resort, Rose Hall in Jamaica has received Green Globe certification for offering a property with sustainable operations and management, plus continued environmental conservation efforts for its guests on Jamaica holidays.

Ritz Carlton Brings Green Globe Status to Jamaica holidays

Travellers planning eco friendly Jamaica holidays will now be able to stay at the Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa Resort, Rose Hall after it has recently been certified by Green Globe for its environmental conservation efforts and sustainable operations and management.

General Manager of one of the most luxurious Jamaica resorts, Mr Tony Mira, said: “The Ladies and Gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa Resort have displayed an incredible dedication in embracing environmentally-conscious practices and continually searching for new sustainable initiatives to be implemented on property.

“This achievement would not be possible without t heir extraordinary commitment and enthusiasm for creating a greener environment for our guests and Jamaica. This certification further exemplifies the hotel’s commitment of working towards a more sustainable future by protecting and preserving our island’s natural resources.”

In order to receive Green Globe certification, Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa, Rose Hall had implemented several green practices into their daily operations over the course of two years. These include reusing lines, increasing energy efficiency, waste reduction, environmental education and community outreach.

Efforts indicating consistent and ongoing green initiatives were overseen by the Ritz-Carlton Environmental Action Conservation Team (REACT) who educate all departments on practices which can minimise the resort’s carbon footprint.

CEO of Green Globe Certification, Guido Bauer, said: “We welcome The Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa Resort, Rose Hall, into the elite community of Green Globe certified resorts. And especially, we wish to congratulate our local Caribbean representatives and consultants, particularly Ms Wendy Walker-Drakes, for diligently working on the ground to complete the significant work of documenting the resorts sustainability achievements.”

The Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa Resort, Rose Hall already stands out from other Jamaica hotels after receiving the coveted AAA Five Diamond award.

Situated on 5,000 acres of stunning landscapes in Montego Bay, the luxury resort offers beachfront accommodation comprising 427 rooms and lavish suites; and 18-hole championship golf course; a full service spa offering an abundance of soothing and replenishing treatments; five gourmet dining restaurants; 25,000-feet of modern meeting space; and a variety of water sports and leisure activities for guests to enjoy during their holidays in Jamaica.

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