July 26, 2022 (Wuhan, China) – In an important milestone, Marco Polo Wuhan has awarded Gold Certification Status through EarthCheck, the world's leading environmental management and professional services group for the travel and tourism industry.
General Manager of Marco Polo Wuhan, Mr. Lee Weng Wai says: "Marco Polo Wuhan is committed to help lower the carbon emissions for a better environment. We are abided by the EarthCheck rigorous quantitative evaluation and environmental management solution while successfully attained the Bronze Certification Status in 2017 and achieved the Silver Certification Status in 2018, furthermore awarded the Gold Certification Status in 2022 through continuous efforts on carbon neutral contribution. We will keep on going to reduce carbon footprint, for the maintenance of Gold Certification Status."
Tourism is a $1.4 trillion industry which directly affects the destinations it operates within. The very environmental values and cultural assets that attract visitors to destinations need to be protected and responsibly managed. The tourism industry and its operators are key to creating this change.
By working with EarthCheck, Marco Polo Wuhan has joined other industry leaders who are taking meaningful steps toward resolving some of the very real issues that face the planet.
To set your mind at ease when staying with us on this special occasion, we are dedicated to crafting a worry-free environment for our guests to enjoy Safe Travels. Our hotel management team is taking stringent measures to maintain the highest standards of health and hygiene at all times, in line with government requirements as well as the World Travel & Tourism Council’s global protocols.
About Marco Polo Wuhan
EXPLORE DISCOVER EXPERIENCE
Ideally situated at the urban riverfront and is in close proximity to the business district area. The hotel is only 40 minutes drive to Wuhan airport. With 356 well-appointed rooms and suites, most of them offering panoramic views of the Yangtze River, this elegant five-star business hotel is Wharf Hotels’ fourth hotel in China. In addition to the modern business amenities and Continental Club floor facilities, the hotel provides a choice of dining options from International, Asian and Chinese cuisine, plus extensive meeting and conference venues that can accommodate up to 800 persons. A recreation complex includes an indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, fitness center and massage facilities. For more information, visit marcopolohotels.com.
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A memorable trip demands more than a comfortable stay. DISCOVERY, an award-winning global loyalty programme, provides 11 million members recognition and perks across over 500 hotels, resorts and palaces in 85 countries. Elite members have the opportunity to immerse themselves in local culture through Local Experiences, and distinctive activities that capture an authentic taste of each destination. For more information, visit discoveryloyalty.com.