For the first time the Galo Resort Madeira wins the world award of the World Travel Awards 2017 in the category of Green Hotel of Portugal.
In competition with other hotels nationwide, Galo Resort was able to win the prize that names the Portuguese hotel with the highest environmental and sustainability recognition.
The hotel group that has developed a solid work in the promotion of sustainable tourism, is one of the Madeira Islands with more applications for international certification Green Key (currently 7), is part of the Travel Life Collection, and has been consecutive champion of TUI Umwelt for more than 5 years, has now sought the international recognition of WTAs.
This candidacy arises in the context of the launch of the requalification project of the Hotel Galomar, which is already presented in 2018 as the first green hotel in Madeira, 100% energy-efficient self-sufficient with renewable energy production and highly efficient systems.
The award was presented on Saturday evening to David Andrade, the Resort’s operations manager, at the gala of the 24th edition of the World Travel Awards held in St. Petersburg.