Vila Vita Parc, one of the Algarve's leading luxury destinations, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the prestigious Green Key Certificate, a recognition of the resort's commitment to environmental and social responsibility, which highlights the sustainable operations carried out by the resort as a standard of excellence in the hospitality industry.
"We are extremely proud to receive the Green Key Certificate, as it reflects our ongoing commitment to promoting environmental and social sustainability in all our operations," says André Matos, Quality Director at Vila Vita Parc. "By choosing Vila Vita Parc as a destination, our guests are guaranteed to make a difference by supporting a company that cares about the environment and the community in which it is located."
By receiving the Green Key Certificate, the international responsibility certification programme of the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), implemented in Portugal by ABAE, Vila Vita Parc reaffirms its leading role in promoting sustainable and responsible tourism in the Algarve. The resort has implemented a series of initiatives and practices that contribute to the protection of the environment and the well-being of guests and staff by minimising environmental impact, promoting the conservation of natural resources and improving the social and cultural conditions of the surrounding community.
Among the actions taken, the efficient management of water and energy, the promotion of recycling and the responsible use of chemicals stand out. Vila Vita Parc has also invested in environmental awareness programmes for guests, encouraging active participation in the preservation of nature and local culture. In addition, the resort has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the local community by supporting social and cultural projects that contribute to the sustainable development of the Algarve region.