Belle Grove

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Going Green

The conversions at Belle Grove were carried out to a green spec. and our aim was and is to provide a high quality sustainable self-catering destination while minimising its impact on the environment.

 

We are now accredited with the Green Tourism Business Scheme www.green-tourism.com  which measures sustainable practices. Having gained the Silver Award first time round, our aim is the Gold!

 

Our eco-friendly procedures seek to reduce our carbon footprint & offset carbon emissions through recycling and other practices:

 

  • Energy saving lighting throughout, ceiling lights typically rated at 1000 hours
  • Hot water generated by solar panels and circulated from a central pump
  • Photovoltaic panels for generation of electricity
  • Energy saving under-floor heating
  • Argon filled glazing minimising heat loss
  • Exceptional levels of insulation
  • Reclaimed building materials used wherever feasible
  • Energy efficient appliances
  • Bio-degradable containers
  • Chlorine free toilet rolls
  • Bio cleaning products
  • Ethical and local sourcing of foods, toiletries and services
  • Recycling of packaging – cardboard, paper & plastic + glass & aluminum
  • Recycling of batteries & ink cartridges

 

Did you know that every ton of paper recycled saves 17 trees, 7000 gallons of water and 60lb of air pollutants from being released?

Trip Advisor

Holiday Cottage Provider of the Year

VisitEngland Awards

Enjoy England
 

Griffin Lodge at Belle Grove

New 5 bedroom holiday house available from late 2016

 

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