Gold Certified for Accommodation Sustainability
Bali, May 2020 – Handara Golf and Resort Bali (HGRB) is honored and delighted to announce that it was recently granted the Travelife Gold Certification.
Travelife is an international sustainability certification scheme, which assists its 1,300 members around the world improve their environmental, social and economic impacts cost-effectively. The system is managed by ABTA – The Travel Association in the UK.
As Handara resort meets the Travelife standard, it has been formally recognized with a Travelife award to promote this achievement. The certification has been designed within the travel industry to ensure an affordable and fair system that helps hotels and accommodations to improve their sustainability.
As Handara Golf & Resort Bali is now eligible to use the Travelife Gold certification mark, the sustainability solutions it adopts within the resort is more important than ever. The resort was assessed against 163 sustainability criteria and after two years this will be reviewed. The assessment criteria included environmental and social issues, such as efficiency of water and energy management, waste management and recycling, working with the local community and businesses, sustainability communication to guests, child protections, sustainable purchasing policies as well as corporate social responsibility criteria by taking part in on-site audits to ascertain that the benchmarks and criteria established are met.
It is an important measure as tourism businesses must care about sustainability to help protect the unique natural and cultural characteristics of their resorts, so they continue to attract tourists in the future. It is why this Gold Certification is key to the development and subsequently, the reason Handara will continuing improving towards the next assessment in 2 years’ time.
Handara Golf & Resort Bali would like to give its utmost appreciation to the Handara Green Team and all its employees who contributed to this award.
HANDARA GOLF & RESORT BALI is an award winning Golf club and resort in Bali that was once ranked among the “Top 50 Golf Course in The Word” by Golf Magazine and chosen as the 2019 winner of the “Best Golf Hotel in Indonesia” by the prestigious Word Golf Awards. It is one of the First World-Class Golf Clubs in the country that has seen many distinguished patrons and passionate golfers from around the world and has long been recognized as one of Asia’s most iconic courses. Complement the stunning scenery of our surroundings by offering you the most comfortable accommodation, the greatest dining experience and the finest hospitality.
Located away from the hustle and bustle of the busy tourist hub up in the mountain of Bedugul, Bali at the 1400m above sea level has made Handara Golf Resort Bali as scenic golf destination in Bali that offers a unique cool weather experience. The deep blue sky, the air fresh, clear and the temperature average between 14-20 Celsius degrees. It is the right comfortable golfing place in Bali and a perfect getaway to escape the heat! The 18 holes Golf course is one of the most challenging in Asia.
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