Working Hard to Be a "Green Hotel"
The Pemberton Valley Lodge is proud to be involved in a
number of environmentally sustainable initiatives. The
lodge continues to seek out new ways to improve our sustainable
footprint through new ideas and improved technologies. In the past
year's we have taken steps to revamp our recycling program, buy
cleaner power, install power saving appliances & light
fixtures, institute more sustainable housekeeping practices and
several other measures. Our continued effort to minimize our
environmental footprint remains a top priority at the Pemberton
Valley Lodge moving forward.
Pemberton Valley Lodge "Green" Initiatives
The Green Tourism program helps businesses to
meet the growing consumer demand for responsible business, with
third party certification. Pemberton Valley Lodge is extremely
proud to be a certified member of the Green Tourism Canada certification
Complimentary Electric Charging Station
Pemberton Valley Lodge's electric car charging
station has plugins for two vehicles. The charging station is
located in the Pemberton Valley Lodge parking lot.
Pemberton Valley Lodge also
participates in composting to reduce the amount of content
collected in local landfill operations.
Green Key Eco-Rating Program
The Green Key Eco-Rating
Program is a graduated rating system designed to recognize
hotels, motels and resorts that are committed to improving their
environmental and fiscal performance.
Based on the results of a comprehensive
environmental self-assessment, hoteliers are awarded a 1 to 5 Green
Key rating and provided with guidance on how to "unlock"
opportunities to reduce environmental impacts and operating costs
through reduced utility consumption, employee training, and supply
The Pemberton Valley Lodge has been individually rated by Green
Key so that you, the guest, can better understand the level of
sustainable practices at our hotel.
Pemberton Valley Lodge has
been awarded a FIVE KEY RATING... the highest rating
available. We are committed to continually improve our
sustainable practices and is rated annually by Green Key.
properties have met a set of environmental standards developed for
TripAdvisor by a leading environmental consulting firm, with input
from expert partners. The more green practices a hotel has in
place, the higher its GreenLeader level, which is shown on the
property's listing on the TripAdvisor site.
Pemberton Valley Lodge is very
pleased to have achieved PLATINUM status with the TripAdvisor
Bull Frog Power
The Pemberton Valley Lodge has forged a partnership with
Bullfrog Power in the ongoing process to make the
Lodge more eco-friendly.
Bullfrog Power is Canada's 100% green
energy provider. Bullfrog utilizes energy drawn from low-impact
hydropower generators who are EocLogo certified or meet a similar
standard or program.
Bullfrog ensures that as much clean, renewable energy is
injected onto the respective energy system as your facility uses,
helping to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and pollution in our
This green energy helps
reduce the Lodge's environmental impact aiding in creating
a cleaner world for today and tomorrow.
Best Green Business 2012 - Small
Business BC Awards
The Pemberton Valley Lodge won the 2012 Small Business BC
'Green Business' award. We are very proud to have won
this award out of 10 other businesses. Following green strategies
continues to be a core part of the Pemberton Valley Lodge business
Purchasing recycled paper products, reducing carbon emissions
through sourcing supplies locally, using environmentally friendly
cleaning products and employing strategies such as dying used
towels are a few of the many ways Pemberton Valley Lodge is upping
its green game. And it's a game with winning results. The hotel's
conversation and waste reduction measures have contributed to both
the property's profitability and staff pride.
So when you want to stay with a hotel that embraces green stay
with the Pemberton Valley Lodge!