The 2nd Green Globe Certification Awarded to Maya Ubud Resort & Spa
Ubud - Bali, 12 December 2012 – Green Globe Certification has re-certified Maya Ubud Resort & Spa for its sustainable operations and management for 2012 – 2013. The certification cemented the resort’s commitment to continually conduct business in a sustainable and responsible manner.Maya Ubud Resort & Spa, bordered by the Petanu River valley to the east and the verdant rice fields of Peliatan on the west, is one of the largest properties among 5 star hotels in Ubud. The ten-hectare tract of land is a tranquil haven of tropical gardens with 108 architect-designed thatched private pool villas and luxury guestrooms.
According to Maya Ubud Resort & Spa General Manager, Paul Blake, “Our management team and all our employees are firmly committed to our sustainable management program, to ensure the longevity of our business and together, preserve and enhance the beautiful of our surroundings”.
Green Globe Certification CEO, Guido Bauer commented: “The resort has set a new precedent as the first hotel in Bali to achieved the highest ranking ever in the Green Globe program”.
Maya Ubud’s Environmental Officer, Romy Anggara added, “To be awarded Green Globe certification, the resort implemented a wide range of green practices in its daily operation, such as reusing linens, waste reduction and recycling, increasing energy efficiency, environmental education and community outreach. Over the course of two years, sufficient data has been compiled to demonstrate our consistent and on-going commitment to green initiatives, from the recycling of paper, waste water for irrigation, and even to establishing a spice and herb garden for use by the culinary department. Sustainable efforts were overseen by the Maya Ubud Green Team, who educate all departments on environmental practices”.
Maya Ubud Resort & Spa aims to create and maintain the sector benchmark for environmentally responsible style and personal luxury, together with inspired service that exceeds guest expectations, with innovative management initiatives and a dedicated staff who take ownership to create the ultimate atmosphere for relaxation, refreshment and renewal of our guests.