In BEST WESTERN Los Andes de America Hotel we have always believed that we must have a positive impact in our community and in our environment, this is why we have developed an organizational culture focus in the sustainability of our tourist activities, which also are an essential part of our core values.
We have been working in the development and the implementation of best environmental practices since 2000, through the the Environmental Management System based on ISO 14001 standards, we had kept the certification from 2002 until 2005; and from 2008 we started the development and implementation of best sustainable practices, in this way we have expanded our scope not only focus in minimize the environmental impact, but also in social and economic fields. In 2011 Best Western Los Andes de America received the “International Verification Seal of Rainforest Alliance”, becoming a Sustainable Hotel in Cusco Peru.
The sustainable development of our processes and tourist activities are conducted under the following 3 criteria of sustainability:
1. Managerial (Profit-prosperity)
2. Socio-Cultural (People)
3. Environmental (Planet)