Green Tourism Policy
As a business, Ardormie Farm Cottage is committed
to good environmental practice in all business activities. We will ensure that we meet the minimum
requirements set by environmental law, commit to continual improvement and fulfil our legal Duty of
Care requirements for waste disposal. We will ensure that we minimise the harmful effects and maximise
the beneficial influences which our activities have on the environment.
As a small self catering business, good communication
is an essential part of our customer service. We aim to highlight good environmental practice and
ensure visitors are aware of the part that we play in preserving the quality of this destination.
We also aim to provide opportunities for visitors to take part in minimising their impact on the environment.
Unfortunately due to our rural location there is very
little suitable public transport but information is available to customers on buses from Alyth and
the relevant links to other forms of public transport. There is also information encouraging walking
Ardormie Farm Cottage is committed to sustainable
tourism and minimising damage to the environment. As a business, we are operating in accordance
with the relevant environmental regulations.
Central heating at Ardormie Farm Cottage is provided using renewable energy in the form of an
efficient biomass boiler. The boiler, which runs on sustainably produced wood pellets, is approved
and accredited by Ofgem and qualifies for the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive, a Government
environmental programme designed to increase the use of renewable energy and reduce carbon emissions.