Royalton Punta Cana and Memories Splash Punta Cana: Caring for the Elderly in Dominican Republic

Royalton Punta Cana and Memories Splash Punta Cana: Caring for the Elderly in Dominican Republic
May 10, 2017 Bradley Cox

Green Globe announces certification for Punta Cana hotels, Royalton and Memories Splash for the third consecutive year with compliance scores of 87% and 86% respectively. Both hotels have made exceptional efforts to commit to environmental preservation and social development in the Dominican Republic.

The hotel resorts have their own sustainability policies aimed at adhering to the Dominican Republic’s environmental legislation through objectives such as reducing the impact their operations on the environment, conserving energy, reducing water consumption, recycling waste and involving employees and guests in their environmental efforts.

Just like their sister property CHIC by Royalton Luxury Resorts, which has also been recently re-certified, Royalton and Memories Splash utilise EcoLogic Solutions which exclusively supplies environmentally friendly cleaning products. The efficiency and effectiveness of these products also leads to reduced water and energy consumption.

Both hotel resorts have dedicated programs that engage the local communities. These efforts are a key factor in not only acting upon their corporate social responsibilities (CSR), but also displaying a genuine concern for the economic, human and social development of the community around of the property.

One of the most important CSR programs is the provision of assistance to elderly people living in Nuestra Señora del Carmen Nursing Home located at Higüey City one of the biggest cities in La Altagracia province.

Underpinning this assistance program is the donation of sheets, towels, slippers, blankets and medicine to the nursing home. In addition the hotels’ staff also dedicate time to visit Nuestra Señora del Carmen Nursing Home and offer personal assistance and companionship to residents of this home for the elderly.

 

About Royalton Punta Cana and Memories Splash

Combining the charming culture of the Dominican Republic with a luxury product, exceptional service, and incredible attention to detail, the Royalton Punta Cana Resort & Casino and Memories Splash Punta Cana promises the vacation of your dreams. Their modern facilities, warm staff, and exhilarating locale rich with both culture and world-class cuisine are the backdrop for an unforgettable All-In Luxury® escape.

 

About Green Globe Certification

Green Globe is the worldwide sustainability system based on internationally accepted criteria for sustainable operation and management of travel and tourism businesses. Operating under a worldwide license, Green Globe is based in California, USA and is represented in over 83 countries.  Green Globe is an Affiliate Member of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). For information, please visit www.greenglobe.com

 

Contacts:

Bradley Cox
Director of Communications

Green Globe Certification
5230 Pacific Concourse Drive, Suite 102
Los Angeles,
California 90045
U.S.A.
phone +1-310-337-3000
fax       +1-310-626-9982
email    prlax@greenglobe.com
web     www.greenglobe.com

 

Adid Martinez
Sustainable Tourism Coordinator
Carretera Macao
Playa Arena Gorda,
Bavaro Higuey,
Rep.Dom.
phone 809-221-2121  ext. 7708