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Established in 1996, Daphne’s Club Apartments Hotel became the first small, family-owned hotel in Greece to be awarded the European Ecolabel in 2008, followed by a Green Key certification in 2010. Located 25 metres from the sea (Gulf of Corinth) and the famous coastal pine forest of Pefkias, in Sykia, Corinthia, just 2 hours from Athens and accessible by train and bus. Its 11 fully equipped apartments and suites can host up to 40 people. Features and amenities include multi-lingual library, free-wifi and bicycles, baby amenities, garden, roof-garden and private balconies. The hosts organise or facilitate many tailormade activities and excursions according to season, including wine tours, wine-making, archaeological tours, monastery visits, bird watching, day-sailing & dolphin watching, winter skiing, sea kayaking, Corinth Canal crossing, thematic workshops, cultural excursions, cookery lessons, yoga, live music events and much more. Travelers with pets welcome.

Establishment year: 1996

General: One of the first Greek hotels to be awarded the European Ecolabel (2008-2011), followed by a Green Key certification (2010-2016). Member of TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Program.

A. Energy Consumption
We track energy use.
Above best practice level (Earthcheck 2008)
Opening a window will automatically make the air-conditioning stop.
Class A, energy-efficient light bulbs, insulation.
Solar panels for heating waater
Sensors turn off electronics and lights when guest room is empty

B. Water Conservation
Above best practice level (Earthcheck 2008)
Automatic watering system for our garden.

C. Reducing Pollution
We buy local so as to minimise transport polllution.
100% biodegradable toiletries, 90% made with organic ingredients. Refillable toiletries dispensers.

D. Waste Management
Waste recycling above best practice level (Earthcheck 2008)
Recycling bins for use by employees and guests for paper, plastic, glass, aluminium and batteries.
We recycle furniture and mattresses.

E. Biodiversity, ecosystems & landscapes
We support local environmental projects such as tree planting. Landscaping has plants native to the region and maintained with minimal use of herbicides and pesticides.

F. Human Rights
Fully compliant with Greek and European Union legislation.

G. Labour Rights
Fully compliant with Greek and European Union legislation.

H. Animal Rights
A Pet-friendly hotel with a 'cat & dog feeding station' right outside the hotel.