There are 58 properties currently listed in Quebec. At this time there are 12 "Green" lodging properties listed of which 6 properties have completed the iStayGreen Audit. Auberge Autre Jardin has been awarded a 3 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Auberge Autre Jardin completed an audit of their property's compliance with over 70 unique eco-initiatives. Environmentally friendly measures that are reviewed include energy efficiency, water conservation, recycling, enviromentally safe cleaning, reduction of waste, ongoing maintenance, purchasing habits, plus many other factors. In it's efforts to create a more sustainable travel future and reduce their impact on our environment, Auberge Autre Jardin employs 28 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Auberge Autre Jardin please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
L'Autre Jardin, a thoroughly urban and modern inn, is an offshoot of Carrefour Tiers-Monde, an organization of international cooperation that aims to further sustainable development and fair trade on our planet.
L'Auberge is recognized as the only 100% fair trade hotel in Canada . We are the only hotel to offer a set of bath towels made of cotton from fair trade and biological sources. We also offer a wide array of fair trade products at breakfast time and have decorated most of our premises with fair trade handicrafts. Our customers have the opportunity to buy fair trade at our Boutique ÉquiMonde.
We have our Certification Réservert since 2008 http://www.reservert.com/
Our next step will be the composting