Vida Dubai hotel achieves Green Key Certification

Vida Downtown Dubai hotel highlights some of the new environmentally-conscious initiatives that have won the property recognition by Green Key

Vida Downtown Dubai
Vida Downtown Dubai

Vida Downtown Dubai has been awarded Green Key Certification.

The certification recognises sustainable and environmentally-firendly best practise within hotels.

Commenting on the new certification, Vida Downtown Dubai general manager Anke Glässing said: “Through our continuous work to promote sustainable development within the hospitality community, we have remained true to the contemporary ethos of the hotel brand and positioned Vida Downtown Dubai as one of the only environmentally conscious properties within the UAE. We also educate and train all hotel associates about the small things they can do daily to contribute to the environment.”

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Below, Vida Downtown Dubai has highlighted some of the eco-friendly measures at the property, which helped the hotel gained this recognition from Green Key.

Recycling Program

All disposable cutlery and cups are 100% biodegradable

Hotel waste is separated and recycled

Reduced Energy Consumption

LED lights are used throughout the hotel

Guest room are paperless, utilizing smart TV systems

Minimized Food Wastage

A la carte menus and live stations used instead of large buffets

Reduced Chemical Use

ROX machine installed for chemical free cleaning of vegetables and fruits

Non-smoking hotel

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