More and more visitors are looking for sustainable accommodation options. Many facilities in the Umeå region have understood the importance of a more ecologically sustainable business model, that can result in increased profitability, competitive advantages as well as increased attractiveness among visitors.

Scandic Plaza

 

Scandic Umeå Plaza (pictured), Scandic Umeå Syd and Best Western Hotel Botnia are all labelled by the Nordic Swan, the Nordics’ official ecolabel.

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Profil Hotel Aveny, Elite Hotel Mimer Umeå and First Camp Umeå are environmentally certified according to Green Key.

First Hotel Dragonen is certified according to Green Key and Kranmärkt-labelled by the Swedish Water and Wastewater Association.

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Stora Hotellet

 

The hotels U & Me and Stora Hotellet (pictured) are part of the Blå Huset group, which has a well-developed sustainability work. Both hotels are certified according to Green Key and Kranmärkt labelled.

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Clarion Collection Hotel Uman and Comfort Hotel Umeå City are certified according to ISO14001.

Comfort Hotel Winn is also certified according to ISO14001 and Kranmärkt-labelled.

Norrland YMCA Hostel is Kranmärkt.

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Granö Beckasin

Granö Beckasin is a company that works with a focus in quality and care for nature. Here you can try an enjoyable rafting trip or live in a “bird's nest” high up among the trees (picture). The activity is certified according to Nature's Best. 

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Aurora Borealis Adventures offers dog sledding tours and accommodation in Aurora Tepees, a unique way to experience nature. The company works according to Nature's Best criteria.

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