Environmental Statement


We are committed to minimizing the impact of our activities on the environment. We believe in reducing our short, medium and long-term impact on the paradise we are privileged to enjoy here in Rotorua. We strive to reduce waste in terms of rubbish, excess energy use and water consumption.

We have a passion for the environment and a committed to making a difference. Most of our guests want to help, so we invite you to join with us by enjoying our service and understanding our environmental policy.

  • We offer a towel and linen change agreement which ensures you're helping the environment by reducing energy and water use.
  • We buy local produce where possible to reduce transport emissions.
  • Low-energy light bulbs are installed in at least 95% of our premises.
  • Giving you the opportunity to recycle your rubbish.
  • Reducing the amount of waste going to landfill by separating it for recycling.
  • Not printing unnecessary emails and printing double-sided.
  • Ensuring we've installed devices in taps and shower heads to reduce water volume without compromising on quality, dual-flush toilets.
  • Using only water-efficient washing machine, biodegradable laundry powder.
  • Using biodegradable or non-toxic cleaning products and rubbish bags.
  • Installed Soap dispensers to cut down on waste and wrappings.
  • Regularly tuning our vehicles to help reduce carbon emissions.
  • Sending batteries and fluorescent bulbs for recycling/safe disposal.
  • Donating supplementary products or furniture to local charities/schools.
  • Offering employment/career opportunities to local residents first, if possible.
  • Training our staff to commit to our environmental practices.
  • We and our staff always endeavour to turn off lights or equipment when not needed or when we leave the room, you may wish to do the same.
  • We and our staff turn off taps when we are not directly using water; you are welcome to do the same.

Thank you for your Support

Team at Apollo Hotel Rotorua