ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY OF ICELANDIC FARM HOLIDAYS:


ÁRNANES

It is the aim of Icelandic Farm Holidays to stay at the forefront in environmentally friendly tourism outside Iceland´s capital city area. This policy and its implementation in the daily operations of our members will be a hallmark of our quality in the tourism of the future. The policy is also a means of increasing quality within Icelandic Farm Holidays and attracting attention to the human resource which prosper in harmony with beautiful nature throughout Iceland.

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We members of Icelandic Farm Holidays at Árnanes intend to:

  • work steadily at keeping the nearest surroundings clean and attractive,
  • support the protection of sites of cultural and natural interest,
  • reduce pollution by reducing the waste of assets, e.g. by reusing and recycling, along with saving energy and utilising environmentally friendly materials,
  • ensure that wastewater has no polluting effects on the environment,
  • give preference to goods and services produced locally and with minimal environmental impact,
  • employ persons living in the local area, whenever possible,
  • continuously seek further education in environmental matters and disseminate such information to the staff,
  • invite and encourage guests, suppliers and customers to participate in our efforts to protect the environment,
  • strengthen the cooperation with the local government, other firms and residents of the area,
  • fulfil the provisions of laws and regulations to which the company subscribes,
  • constantly emphasise improvements in operations and services, aiming to reduce harmful impact on the environment and.


Árnanes, 06.02.2012

Ásmundur Gíslason
 

Things to do

Take a look at the various activities in the area.

Restaurant

Our specialties are fish dishes and traditional Icelandic food. Ideal facilities for meetings and smaller groups.