Valle dell’Erica Resort, Thalasso & SPA reconfirmed “Europe’s Leading Green Resort 2020” and elected “Italy’s Leading Green Resort 2020”. Resort & SPA Le Dune awarded “Italy’s Leading Beach Resort 2020”.
The family-run chain of 4* and 5* hotels, symbol of the hospitality in the North of Sardinia,
has been awarded with four important accolades at the 2020 „Oscars of the world Tourism Industry „. Elena Muntoni (brand manager): “These awards are the confirmation of Delphina’s commitment and passion for over a quarter century and further strengthen the orientation of our future actions”.
The company is at the forefront of projects on environmental sustainability and in support of producers and local food and wine.
“Italy’s Leading Hotel Group 2020”, “Europe’s Leading Green Resort 2020” and “Italy’s Leading Green Resort 2020”at the Resort Valle dell’Erica Thalasso & SPA, “Italy’s Leading Beach Resort 2020” at the Resort & SPA Le Dune: these are the four prizes awarded to Delphina hotels & resorts (https://www.delphinahotels.co.uk) during the award ceremony at the World Travel Awards 2020 last November 2nd, the „Oscars of world tourism industry”.
Four awards, four tributes to the North of Sardinia, to its traditions such as hospitality, genuine food and respect for nature that have always distinguished the philosophy of the Gallura brand. Elements that convinced the voters to support and reward Delphina hotels & resorts as „Italy’s Leading Hotel Group 2020”.
“Winning this award – says Elena Muntoni, Delphina brand manager – is more than a simple recognition. It confirms the commitment and passion of this family for over a quarter of a century and further strengthens the orientation of our future actions. We sincerely thank all our supporters who enthusiastically rewarded us for our actions”.
Delphina hotels & resorts, a specialist in seaside holidays in Northern Sardinia for almost 30 years, is owned and operated directly by two Gallura families, attentive to safeguarding and protecting the environment in which they were born and still live. A project that comes from nature and becomes authentic Mediterranean hospitality in North Sardinia with twelve 5-star, 4-star Superior and 4-star hotels, exclusive residences, 6 SPAs and prestigious villas all immersed in green Mediterranean gardens overlooking the sea between the Costa Smeralda, the Archipelago of La Maddalena and the Gulf of Asinara, in the towns of Cannigione, Palau, Santa Teresa Gallura, Isola Rossa and Badesi.
The crowning of the Valle dell’Erica Resort Thalasso & SPA as „Europe’s Leading Green Resort” has been reconfirmed for the second time, in addition to the national victory as „Italy’s Leading Green Resort”. A great milestone for the elegant resort with a green soul just a few minutes from Santa Teresa Gallura, designed to offer a 5-star holiday in freedom. Immersed in 28 hectares of park, among Mediterranean shrubs and essences, in front of 1400 meters of pristine coastline and dream beaches of white sand, it overlooks the archipelagos of La Maddalena and southern Corsica.
“We are incredibly proud – continues Muntoni – these two awards are a tribute to the beauty and uniqueness of Valle dell’Erica. We have invested and will continue to invest a lot to offer our guests
an increasingly eco-sustainable holiday that respects the environment and enhances a healthy lifestyle, culture and local food and wine „.
Resort & SPA Le Dune in Badesi has been awarded as “Italy’s Leading Beach Resort 2020”. Immersed in a park of 280,000 square meters between sand dunes, junipers and scented Mediterranean scrub, this family paradise is a true natural oasis with 5 hotels, 10 restaurants, an elegant SPA, numerous free leisure activities and services to practice water sports.
“The award at the Resort & SPA Le Dune – concludes Muntoni – fills us with pride and inspires us to do better and better. The beauty of Li Junchi beach, right in front of the resort, makes our offer unique. 8 kilometers long, it is also very popular with guests who can take long walks on almost deserted areas. The sand dunes behind the beach have fascinating vegetation, populated by junipers, sea roses and other essences, while the stunning view ranges from the islet of Isola Rossa to Asinara Island. „
The Valle dell’Erica Resort and the Le Dune Resort, like the other structures in the Delphina collection, are excellence in sustainable hospitality. A journey that began even before the birth of the hotels and merged into the We are green® brand, created and registered by Delphina to represent its love for nature with a protocol of good practices. Delphina hotels & resorts is the first Italian hotel chain to use 100% green energy from renewable sources in all hotels, resorts and headquarters, with a saving of 3,536 tons of CO2 each year. In the last three years, more than 10,600 tons saved: the equivalent of the CO2 absorbed by 75,000 trees in a whole year.
The company is also committed to supporting local suppliers with the „Genuine Local Food Oriented®” project, a Delphina quality brand, in support of healthy cuisine based on genuine ingredients that respect seasonality, preferably at 0 km. 70 percent of suppliers are within 150 kilometers or on the island, with the aim of reaching 80 percent by the end of 2021.