Casa Velha do Palheiro Awarded Green Key Certification

Casa Velha do Palheiro Relais & Châteaux, one of the oldest estates on the island of Madeira, has been distinguished with the prestigious Green Key award, one of the leading international certifications for sustainable tourism.

The Green Key Award is granted to tourism establishments that demonstrate excellence in environmental practices and are committed to sustainability in all aspects of their operations. This recognition reinforces Casa Velha do Palheiro Relais & Châteaux's commitment to environmental preservation and the promotion of responsible tourism.

Casa Velha do Palheiro has implemented a series of ecological initiatives that contributed to winning this award, including:

  • Reduction of carbon footprint
  • Energy and water management
  • Waste reduction
  • Biodiversity protection
  • Promotion of health and well-being for employees

"The Green Key Award is a testament to our ongoing commitment to sustainability and environmental protection. We are extremely proud to be recognized for our efforts and will continue to seek new ways to improve our ecological practices," stated the Management of Casa Velha do Palheiro.