Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana is committed to making the world a greener and more sustainable place. Our friendly staff work together to promote a socially responsible environment to our guests. To show our commitment, we are involved in various programs, practices and activities here at the resort. Read below to learn all about what we do to promote the protection of our Earth.
Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana has achieved significant and measurable sustainability milestones and has received the Rainforest Alliance Certified™ mark. The requirements for certification are aligned with the Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria. This certification assures the commitment of Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana to reduce the impact of its activities on the planet and local communities.
This is celebrated annually with family activities, where guests are able to show their own versions of planet Earth, with all the family and friends together. Children are the most involved in this event and the integration atmosphere is a common feel.
This day is commemorated by planting new trees nearby of our Explorers Club with the children. Also decorating a special table for them to enjoy organic food in our World Café buffet restaurant.
Here are some initiatives that the staff at Dreams Palm Beach takes to help their local community:
We recycle and separate: plastics, paperboard, cans, crystal bottles, used oils, hazardous waste, organic and inorganic.
We monthly perform cleaning activities throughout the hotel beach area; plus collaborate in the “International Coastal Cleanup Day”.
We participate in internships and training programs for Hospitality and Tourism students at local universities.
More than 75% of hotel employees belong of provinces nearby of this tourist place. More than 45% of the total employees are from the same town the hotel is.
As part of our energy saving program we use light bulbs and low lamps throughout the common areas of the property and encourage the use of them to our employees and the community of El Batey.
We annually celebrate the Green Week at our hotel with Environmental Cares talk for the staff, craft competitions with recyclable materials, recognition to the department that best implements the environmental policy of the hotel, etc.
Recognition for hygienic handling and high quality of food.