For more sustainable tourism in Serre-Ponçon

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It will not have escaped you that ecological issues are now an integral part of tourism. When we created the Toues Cabanées du Lac, this approach was at the heart of the thinking. How can we offer an unusual, comfortable customer experience while minimizing our impact? In this article, we present to you elements that forge the eco-responsibility of your floating cabins in Serre-Ponçon.


Obtaining the European ecolabel

The European Accommodation Ecolabel, also known as the European Union Ecolabel, is a voluntary environmental label awarded to accommodation establishments that meet strict criteria for sustainability and environmental compliance. ‘environment.

This label was created by the European Commission with the aim of promoting sustainable tourism by encouraging accommodation to adopt environmentally friendly practices. It aims to reduce the environmental impact of the tourism sector by promoting the efficient use of natural resources, reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, waste management, preservation of biodiversity, among others.

The criteria for obtaining the European ecolabel for accommodation are divided into different categories, such as environmental management, efficient use of energy, use of renewable energy sources, water management, waste management, customer awareness, etc. Accommodations must meet a certain number of criteria in each category and be independently assessed to be able to use the label.

Accommodations that obtain the European ecolabel can benefit from several advantages. They are known for their sustainable practices and can attract environmentally conscious customers. Additionally, the label can help them reduce operating costs through more efficient use of resources. Finally, it allows them to contribute to the preservation of the environment and the promotion of sustainable tourism.

In summary, the European Accommodation Ecolabel is an environmental label that encourages accommodation establishments to adopt sustainable and environmentally friendly practices. It allows accommodations to demonstrate their commitment to sustainability and attract environmentally conscious customers.

Les Toues Cabanées du Lac has been certified since June 2022.


A specialist in eco-responsible travel: Green Go

Green-Go is a company specializing in the selection ecological and sustainable accommodation for more responsible tourism. Green Go presents itself as “The responsible alternative to Booking and Airbnb. A French and fair alternative, which selects the best accommodation in France for you. »

It was therefore natural for Les Toues Cabanées du Lac to be present on their site. We are proud to work with this partner who did not hesitate to praise your floating cabins in their latest communications and on their website.


Why go to Serre Poncon this summer?

Serre-Ponçon is a destination of choice for enjoying nature and spending responsible holidays. Here are 10 other reasons to spend an unforgettable summer vacation in this gem of the Hautes-Alpes:

  1. Natural beauty: Lake Serre-Ponçon is surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, with its turquoise waters and surrounding mountains. It is an ideal place to relax and enjoy nature.
  2. Water activities: In summer, the lake offers many opportunities for water activities such as swimming, sailing, kite surfing, paddle, etc. Water sports enthusiasts will be delighted.
  3. Beaches: The lake has many beaches where you can relax and sunbathe. Some beaches are equipped with amenities such as picnic areas, volleyball courts, etc. When you stay at Les Toues Cabanées, you benefit from privileged access to the secret beach of Paillote du Lac .
  4. Hiking: The region around Lake Serre-Ponçon offers numerous hiking trails for all levels. You will be able to discover magnificent panoramas and explore the surrounding nature.
  5. Land activities: Apart from water activities, there are also many other activities to do around the lake, such as mountain biking, climbing, horse riding, etc. There is something for everyone.
  6. Cultural visits: The region is rich in history and heritage. You can visit picturesque villages, castles, churches and discover the local culture.
  7. Gastronomy: The Serre-Ponçon region offers tasty cuisine based on local products such as cheese, cold meats, wines, etc. You can enjoy delicious regional dishes during your stay.

In conclusion, going on vacation to Lake Serre-Ponçon in summer offers the opportunity to enjoy magnificent landscapes, to practice numerous water, land and air activities, to discover the local culture and to taste delicious regional cuisine. It is an ideal place for an environmentally friendly vacation, with family, friends or as a couple.


Stay in a converted sand barge

How about coming to recharge your batteries in a houseboat moored by the beach? These floating barges have been converted into houseboats with all land-lubber mod cons for a holiday at a slow pace. Anchored in Foreston Bay, on the beautiful blue waters of Serre-Ponçon lake, the Houseboats on the Lake form a distinctive base camp from which to explore Hautes-Alpes.

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