DoubleTree by Hilton Damai Laut Resort proudly announces its latest achievements, securing dual accolades from the Ministry of Tourism Malaysia. Recognised as an ASEAN Green Hotel Standard (2024-2026) National Level recipient and achieving the ASEAN MICE Venue Standard (Meeting Rooms) for 2024-2026 – National Level, these accolades underscore the resort’s commitment to sustainability and excellence in hosting meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions (MICE) events.
Additionally, DoubleTree by Hilton Damai Laut Resort has secured a coveted spot on the ‘TOP 100 Hotels & Resorts of the World 2023,’ curated by Luxury Lifestyle Awards.
Proud Recipient of Two Prestigious Awards - ASEAN Green Hotel Standard (2024-2026) National Level & ASEAN MICE Venue Standard (Meeting Rooms) for 2024-2026 National Level
General Manager of DoubleTree by Hilton Damai Laut Resort
“Spearheading MICE events to new heights and drawing in valuable business opportunities, this accolade is a testament to the dedication of our team. It strategically establishes Damai Laut as the undisputed choice for MICE events, reflecting our commitment to excellence and unparalleled service.
The accomplishments reaffirm DoubleTree by Hilton Damai Laut Resort’s dedication to sustainable practices, solidifying its standing as a premier venue for world-class MICE events. The resort’s commitment to environmental sustainability aligns seamlessly with its ‘Meet with Purpose’ initiative, offering holistic solutions designed to enrich guest experiences while upholding environmentally conscious practices.
Judged on criteria encompassing waste management, energy efficiency, community engagement, and environmental impact, DoubleTree by Hilton Damai Laut Resort emerged as a leader in sustainable practices within the hospitality industry.
Meet with purpose initiative
Elevating Experiences, Embracing Sustainability
Underpinning its commitment, DoubleTree by Hilton Damai Laut Resort has embraced a multifaceted approach to environmental sustainability through its ‘Meet with Purpose’ initiative. This program offers holistic solutions, including healthier food choices, fitness and relaxation activities, waste reduction strategies, and resource preservation.
The hotel prides itself on:
- Mindful Meeting: Offering environmentally friendly meeting options, energy-efficient lightbulbs, and Hilton’s carbon offset program for carbon footprint reporting.
- Mindful Eating: Providing balanced dietary options using locally sourced, sustainable ingredients, including MSC/ASC/WWF certified seafood.
- Mindful Being: incorporating well-being into meetings that help enhance attendees’ energy and boost creative thinking through mindfulness sessions such as stretching and meditation.
Embracing Local Culture and Green Products Integration
DoubleTree by Hilton Damai Laut Resort celebrates the local culture by incorporating traditional and contemporary elements into its operations. From utilizing local art as bed headboards to seasonal decorations during cultural festivals, the hotel endeavors to immerse guests in the richness of the local heritage.
Community Collaboration and CSR Initiatives
The hotel actively engages with the community through corporate social responsibility events such as the recent Turtle Sanctuary CSR Project. Thirty volunteers from the hotel participated in a cleaning session at the Segari Turtle Sanctuary, exemplifying the hotel’s commitment to conservation and environmental sustainability.
Sustainable Waste and Energy Management
Aligned with Hilton’s Environmental and Social Governance strategy ‘Travel with Purpose”, the hotel is focused on doubling its investment in social impact while halving its environmental footprint by 2030. Implementing 3R strategies (Reduce, Reuse & Recycle) and energy-efficient practices, the hotel continuously seeks to preserve natural resources and support local environmental efforts.
Pioneering Water Management and Toxic Disposal Strategies
By 2023’s end, the hotel plans to implement a rooftop rainwater harvesting system, emphasizing resource conservation. Additionally, stringent measures for toxic and chemical substance disposal are in place, ensuring proper storage, handling, and employee training to safeguard both guests and the environment.
Fostering Sustainability Through Innovation and Collaboration
The hotel’s other initiatives include paperless practices in its operations and guest interactions, routine beach clean-ups, and EV car charging facilities. Moreover, maintaining sustainability is evident in the hotel’s herb plantation, showcasing various herbs used in cooking while educating guests about their benefits.
A Visual journey
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DoubleTree by Hilton Damai Laut Resort remains committed to its sustainability journey, striving for continuous improvement and setting benchmarks in environmental responsibility within the hospitality industry.