Sustainable Tourism in Ards and North Down

Tourism has the potential to have differing effects on the environment. Encouraging tourism businesses to become greener is not only good for the planet but also the economy and being sustainable reduces the impact on the environment.

We have 22 accredited Green Tourism Business. The programme, funded by the Council’s Recycling Community Investment Fund, in itself highlighting our residents and local businesses recycling efforts.

Read their green stories and how the changes they made to their services will help protect the environment.

Ards Arts Centre
Our Green Story (pdf)

Ards Blair Mayne
Our Green Story (pdf)

Ark Farm
Our Green Story (pdf)

Aurora Aquatic and Leisure Complex
Our Green Story (pdf)

Ballyholme Yacht Club
Our Green Story (pdf)

Bangor Marina
Our Green Story (pdf)

Bangor Visitor Information Centre
Our Green Story (pdf)

Cairn Bay Lodge
Our Green Story (pdf)

Clandeboye Estate
Our Green Story (pdf)

Clandeboye Lodge
Our Green Story (pdf)

Echlinville Distillery
Our Green Story (pdf)

Glastry Farm Ice Cream
Our Green Story (pdf)

 

Indie Fude
Our Green Story (pdf)

Mobile Team Adventure
Our Green Story (pdf)

Portaferry Hotel
Our Green Story (pdf)

Salty Dog Hotel and Bistro
Our Green Story (pdf)

The Stables Ballygraffan
Our Green Story (pdf)

North Down Museum
Our Green Story (pdf)

Tracey's Farmhouse Kitchen
Our Green Story (pdf)

WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre
Our Green Story (pdf)

Sup-Hub NI
Our Green Story (pdf)

Sustainable Journey's Ireland (previously Ards Peninsula Tours)
Our Green Story (pdf)
 

   

Funded by the Council’s Recycling Community Investment Fund, powered by the recycling efforts of local residents and businesses.

Image credit: Tracey's Farmhouse Kitchen and Castle Espie - Tourism Northern Ireland

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