The Green Key label

Appart'City moves towards sustainable tourism
and obtains the Green Key 2022 label
for a quarter of its apartment-hotels

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As the leading international environmental label for tourist accommodation and restaurants, the Clef Verte/Green Key label rewards tourist accommodation and restaurants which demonstrate efficient, continuous and dynamic environmental management and responsible practices.

The Green Key label

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The Green Key is awarded by a jury of tourism and environmental experts. Their authority in the tourism and sustainable development field is a strong pledge of trust for professionals involved in the Green Key labelling process and for responsible tourists.

In France, the Green Key label is deployed by the organisation Teragir which also runs the Pavillon Bleu, Eco-Ecole, International Day of Forests and Young Reporters for the Environment schemes.

Awarding criteria based on the Green Key international common set of standards international Green Key

Essential and recommended criteria adapted to the different types of tourist establishment, covering all the fields of environmental management :

  • Environmental policy : social responsibility, training - Raising customers’ awareness of the environment
  • Energy management
  • Water management
  • Waste management
  • Responsible sourcing : food, maintenance products
  • Living environment
Know the criteria for obtaining certification

Aparthotels with a recognized label

Appart’City is committed to a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) approach and aims to develop more sustainable tourism.

By 2022, a quarter of our hotels will have been awarded the "Green Key" label, the first international environmental label for tourist accommodation and restaurants.

In the long term, and through regular development, the goal is to achieve certification of all aparthotels within three years.

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