Environmental Policy

Our aim is provide our guests with excellent service and comfort while minimising our impact on the natural environment around us.David &Caroline Daulby, Proprietors, Ashdene HouseExamples of the positive environmental practices we undertake:Energy efficiency with the use of low voltage light bulbs, radiator thermostatic valves, towel agreements for guestsRecycling of glass, paper, cardboard, cans, textiles and plasticsComposting of food and garden wasteWe provide a natural habitat in the garden for wildlife with our pond, trees and flowering and fruit bushes , flowering plants and bird-feedersLocal produce and seasonal fruits are used wherever possibleWe prefer to employ local tradespeople to help boost the local areaWe encourage our guests to enjoy the out-of-doors and explore the city on foot -there's so much to see!We have 7 hills - climb one and experience some amazing views and skylines!Use public transport and take the stress out of your day with Daysaver tickets which are available from reception so that you can hop on and off the city buses giving access to the beach, the hills, adistillery, a ski slope, the zoo, as well as the city centre!