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2017 | 27 | 2 | 57-62
Article title

Pro-ecological hotel policies as assessed by guests

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The purpose of the research was to learn whether pro-ecological policies are important to guests staying at hotels. It is based on a survey of 274 guests staying at 23 hotels in Poland. Research has shown that 32.1% of survey participants consider proecological issues when choosing a stay at a hotel. Close to 62% of guests believe that hotels should pursue such initiatives which are believed to yield environmental benefits, reductions in hotel operating costs, promotional effects, and a positive impact on a hotel's image. More than 35% of guests would be willing to pay more for a stay at a hotel that pursues environmentally-friendly policies. It is important to emphasize that pro-ecological activity is not used in hotel rankings in Poland.
Journal
Year
Volume
27
Issue
2
Pages
57-62
Physical description
Dates
published
2017-12-30
Contributors
  • University School of Physical Education, Cracow, Faculty of Tourism and Leisure
  • Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Faculty of Management and Social Communication, Department of Management on Tourism
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Publication order reference
Identifiers
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.ojs-doi-10_1515_tour-2017-0013
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