Sustainability at Meridian Leisure Hotels

Minimising Our Environmental Impact

Meridian Leisure hotels recognise that we are responsible for ensuring good environmental practices throughout our group and endeavour to operate in a sustainable manner where feasible.

We are therefore committed to reducing the negative environmental impact of our business and continually improving our environmental performance, making it an integral and fundamental part of our business strategy and operating methods.

We actively encourage our employees to understand our environmental policy and engage in best practises across our hotels and central office.

Ongoing efforts continue to be made to initiate, control and reduce consumption of energy and we remain committed to install energy efficient equipment as and when required.

We shall remain dedicated and passionate in our efforts to minimise any negative impact of our business on the environment.

A Brief Overview Of Our Initiatives & Technology

Across Our Estate

Environmental Directive
Implement sound environmental practices in the design, development and operation of our hotels.
Construction Materials
Wherever practical, we endeavour to use recycled material or material that can be recycled throughout the construction & refurbishment of our hotels.
Guest Consumables
Where possible we inform our guests about the differences they can make by saving energy, water, the use of products and services without impacting on their comfort during their stay. All single use plastics on site are made from recycleable material, and are recylced weekly.
Internal Initiatives
We will continue to educate and involve employees in the implementation of this policy with an aim for greater commitment and improved environmental performance.
Waste & Recycling
Meridian Leisure maintains a strict policy in regards to waste generated from our hotels, we continue to recycle where possible and reduce the percentage of our waste going into landfill.
Supply Chain
We Endeavor to work with suppliers and contractors who share our commitment and have compatible policies for managing their impact on the environment.
Consumable Plastics
All consumable plastics used throughout our estate are recyclable, and as per standard operating procedure these are sorted and recycled separately from general waste.

Crowne Plaza Marlow

Refurbishment
This property completed an extensive refurbishment in Q4 2020; this included an comprehensive overhaul of the mechanical & electrical, leading to subtantial decreases in our overall energy usage. All materials used during the refurbishment came from sustainable sources.
Environmental Compliance
This hotel is in compliance with our Estate Wide Corporate Environmental Policy
Recycling Capacity
This hotel recycles up to 6000 Liters of waste in any given week.
Car Charging Point 2021
This hotel plans to install an electrical car charging point by the end of 2021
Air Conditioning
Click on the link to find out more about our brand new Daikin Heating and Cooling system, which includes a state of the art heat recovery system designed for optimal energy efficiency.
Energy Efficient Lighting
During the refurbishment, we replaced 99% of the lighting with the newest standard of energy efficient LED's. All lighting within the hotel are attached to sensors to ensure only the absolute minimum ammount of energy is used at any given time.
Water Usage
We utilise the nearby lake water for gardening purposes, leading to a substantial reduction in in our commercial water supply usage.
Linen Supplier
Being concious of our supply chain is a core part of our sustainability programme, click the link above and discover more about the steps our linen provider takes to offset their environmental impact.

Crowne Plaza Reading East

Pending Refurbishment
This property is due to undertake an extensive refurbishment & rebrand in Q1 2021; sustainability & recycling will continue to remain at the forefront throughout.
Environmental Compliance
This hotel is in compliance with our Estate Wide Corporate Environmental Policy
Energy Efficient Lighting
During the refurbishment, we replaced 99% of the lighting with the newest standard of energy efficient LED's. All lighting within the hotel are attached to sensors to ensure only the absolute minimum ammount of energy is used at any given time.
Recycling Capacity
This hotel recycles up to 6000 Liters of waste in any given week.
Car Charging Point 2021
This hotel plans to install an electrical car charging point by the end of 2021
Linen Supplier
Being concious of our supply chain is a core part of our sustainability programme, click the link above and discover more about the steps our linen provider takes to offset their environmental impact.