Global youth Travel Awards 2016

Best Green Accommodation Initiative 2016

 YHA New Zealand

YHA New Zealand’s drive is to operate an environmentally responsible tourism business.

Their green initiatives include:

Installation of Solar energy systems in their Franz Josef Hostel (the largest system in New Zealand’s West Coast), installation of the largest solar powered hot water system in the accommodation sector in New Zealand in their Wellington hostel and commitment to the globally recognised Certified Emissions Measurement and Reduction Scheme (CEMARS).

Learn more about YHA New Zealand’s  environmental committments here.