We recognise the impact of our operations on the environment and aim to be an increasingly efficient green and environmental Guest House. We strive to minimise any detrimental effects as a result of our business.

By working together we can contribute to making a cleaner and safer environment and ensure environmental issues remain a focal point and receive proper attention.

In delivering our commitment we will :-

  • Comply with relevant environmental legislation and take a proactive approach to future requirements and obligations

  • Seek to conserve natural resources through the responsible use of energy, water and materials but also maintaining the quality of service expected by our guests

  • Monitor performance and aim for continued improvement by reducing re-using, and recycling in areas such as energy consumption, reduction of waste materials and water consumption

  • Work with suppliers who have compatible policies for managing their impact on the environment

  • Through our active environmental team we will ensure that our efforts are continually reviewed , updated and communicated to all staff

Examples of everyday actions

Recycling of ....

  • Paper, cardboard, glass, plastic, cooking oil, toner cartridges, fluorescent tubes

  • Waste compacted to reduce number of collections

Saving energy by ....

  • Purchasing more efficiently to reduce delivery frequency / avoid unnecessary trips

  • Deliveries of local produce to reduce food miles

  • Use of low energy light bulbs

  • Individually controlled heating system installed in every bedroom room

  • Re-use of towels on guest request


Reduction of ....

  • Water consumption by ongoing installation of new flush system in toilets

  • Waste packaging by the purchase of bulk food items and cleaning materials