Centara West Bay Hotel & Residences Doha, a prominent luxury hotel and residential complex, has been awarded the esteemed Green Key certification for its unwavering dedication to sustainability and environmentally friendly practices. This recognition solidifies Centara West Bay’s position as one of the premier eco-friendly hotels in Qatar.
The Green Key certification is widely acknowledged as a symbol of excellence in environmental responsibility within the tourism industry. It serves as a driving force for hotels to adopt sustainable practices that contribute to a greener future. The rigorous certification process evaluates various aspects such as environmental management, energy conservation, waste management, water conservation, and other sustainability measures.
The Centara West Bay Hotel & Residences Doha team is proud of this accomplishment, particularly as a first-year applicant. “For a first-year applicant, we have been very impressed with how thoroughly the application documents were prepared. It made the review and audit process seamless,” commented Martin Baeuerle, Country Manager of Green Key Qatar. Baeuerle also commended the hotel’s commitment to sustainability, highlighting the herb garden in the heart of the bustling West Bay area as a standout feature.
Centara West Bay Hotel & Residences Doha leaves no stone unturned regarding environmental responsibility. The property is dedicated to reducing its carbon footprint and implementing sustainable practices. The hotel takes its environmental responsibilities seriously, from energy-efficient lighting and recycling programs to eco-friendly cleaning products. Additionally, Centara West Bay sources herbs and vegetables from its own organic garden and supports locally sourced food items, further promoting sustainability and supporting the local community.
The hotel’s dedication to sustainability aligns with Centara Hotels & Resorts’ broader commitment to environmentally responsible practices. Centara understands that fostering a strong community and treating the environment responsibly positively impacts its business, the prosperity of destinations, and the overall security of the areas in which it operates.
Expressing his delight, Sean Spinks, the General Manager of Centara West Bay Hotel & Residences Doha, said, “We are thrilled to receive the Green Key Qatar certification for the first time. This significant achievement is a testament to our unwavering commitment to sustainable tourism. I extend my congratulations and heartfelt thanks to the entire Green Key Committee for their dedication and support in helping us achieve the Green Key Ecolabel in our inaugural year. We take great pride in our environmental efforts and remain committed to minimizing our environmental impact while providing our guests with an unforgettable, eco-friendly, and sustainable stay experience.”
To learn more about Centara West Bay Hotel & Residences Doha and their green initiatives, please visit their official website at www.centarahotelsresorts.com/centara/cwq/.
Written by: Supaporn Pholrach (Joom)