A force for good

   Whatley Manor – Our Commitment

Whatley Manor is committed to achieving best practice environmental and social sustainability and has partnered with NOW, a strategic partner of EarthCheck, the world’s leading benchmarking and certification provider.

In early 2019 Whatley Manor engaged with the Now Force for Good Alliance, a global community promoting conscious travel and an affiliation of properties that advance the wellbeing of people and planet. This meeting was the catalyst for change, driven by General Manager, Sue Williams, Whatley committed to delivering a luxury guest experience whilst being accountable for the businesses’ impact on the environment and community.

Whatley committed to work with globally renowned EarthCheck whose assessments are measured against the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The EarthCheck Evaluate programme ensures that we credibly measure, report, monitor and improve our economic, environmental and social practices for a sustainable outcome.  The Earth Rating certification is awarded after a rigorous assessment and audit.

In a short space of time, Whatley has totally transformed the way our business operates. We will continuing to offer the very best guest experience while focusing on our longer-term goals to advance sustainability and support regenerative tourism which aims to leave a place better by actively ‘giving back’ and contributing to our destination.

Click NOW Sustainability to view our commitment and performance.

Our journey continues…

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