Green Globe Certified Mövenpick City Centre Hotel Amsterdam

Green Globe Certified Mövenpick City Centre Hotel Amsterdam
March 23, 2012 Arton Kabashi

Mövenpick Hotel in the Netherlands joined certified Mövenpick Hotels in Europe with recognition of its sustainability achievements.

Green Globe announces certification of the Mövenpick City Centre Hotel Amsterdam in the Netherlands. The successful certification demonstrates that the hotel maintains and practices a strong commitment to the principles of environmental, social and cultural sustainability.

Green Globe Certification’s CEO, Guido Bauer, said, “Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts dedicates itself towards sustaining the environment. The commitment to employer and social sustainability is firmly established in Mövenpick’s corporate business strategy. The Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam is no exception: All criteria from our Standard for Sustainable Travel and Tourism are very well understood and supported by the staff.”

Albert Rouwendal, Director of Operations Benelux of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, was delighted with the recognition. “This prestigious certification of our Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam – and of our other two Mövenpick Hotels in the Netherlands – is a great recognition of our endeavors within the chain to pursue sustainability in all aspects of the operations. The audit process was absolutely no walk in the park. Hence my pride in this achievement, accomplished by all members of staff, for which I am very grateful”.

The Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam is within walking distance of the historical city centre of Amsterdam, close to beautiful cultural assets and alongside the edge of the IJ River. The hotel provides information in each room as well as brochures in the lobby about local culture and history, and informs and educates guests about responsible tourism.

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