"Ecoclub Recommended" - Ecoclub Ecotourism Directory - Application Form

Example of Ecoclub Recommended LogoDo you offer, quality ecotourism-related or other eco-friendly services or products? Let the world know with an Ecoclub Ecotourism Directory Listing! - Example and also receive an attractive "Ecoclub Recommended" Logo as seen on the right.

Ecoclub recommends, to its global, discerning, audience, businesses and organisations that offer quality services and meet our Ecotourism Criteria.

The Four Ecoclub Ecotourism Criteria are: 
1. Minimise your Environmental Impact.
2. Respect Human Rights, Labour Rights and Animal Rights
3. Meet Real Local Needs and Reduce Poverty & Inequality. 
4. Increase Knowledge & Intercultural Understanding.
The minimum listing requirements depend on the listing category and are as follows: 

A. Accommodations: Hotels that meet criteria 1 & 2. Owner-run small accommodation without employees should meet criterion 1 and be fully licensed and registered with Tax Authorities.

B. Tours that meet criteria 1 & 2

C. Associations & Conservation NGOs active in Tourism that meet criteria 3 & 4.

D. Local Attractions that meet criteria 1 & 2

E. Business Services that focus on Sustainable Tourism and/or other Green Economy sectors and which we can recommend for their high quality.

Additional Conditions:

1. Applicants should have all legal licenses, permits and tax registration in the country they wish to be listed and will be asked to provide these to Ecoclub, if they are not visible on their website, before we can activate their listing.

2. Entities organising or promoting recreational hunting, fishing or captive animal displays are not eligible for a listing.

Ecoclub Ecotourism Directory Listing Benefits & Fees (last update: 21 January 2020)
(1). Listing in one country and one category
(2). A link to your own website (or to a social media page if there is no website)
(3). A screenshot type image of your website (600 x 450 pixels)
(4). A title (describing your services-usually your brand name) of up to 5 words
(5). A description of your property, tours or services of up to 200 words - this is to be provided by you and edited by us
(6). Full contact details such as address, phone number, fax, Skype (according to your preferences)
(7). Optional: Links to your social network profiles (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google+ etc) 
(8). Up to 25 photos (600 x 450 pixels each)
(9). Up to 10 videos. If already online, we will provide links to online video hosting service (for example YouTube or Vimeo) so that they will appear embedded in your Ecotourism Directory listing. Alternatively, the videos will be uploaded on our YouTube account, and we will link and embed them from there
(10). Ecolabels Info (Optional): A section presenting any ecolabels or certifications your accommodation, tour or company has obtained.
(11). Booking Link (Optional): A direct link to a booking form on your website or to on an online booking service (e.g. Booking.com)
(12). Member Benefits (Optional): A special benefit you may wish to offer to Ecoclub Members
(13). Sustainability Tab (Obligatory): A tab explaining in what key ways you meet our Ecotourism Criteria
(14). Logo: You will also receive a personalised "Ecoclub Recommended" Logo for use on your website and promotional literature.
(15). Extra Promotion: Announcement of your listing in our social media and next available newsletter.

Listing Fee: Euros 20 per listing in 1 category (one-off payment). The owner or director (or a designated representative) will also receive 1 complimentary Lifetime Professional Membership.

Procedure: Once you apply, by completing the form below, we will check the information available on your website, social media and, if applicable, online review sites to decide if you are eligible. We will then ask you to complete a short questionnaire. If we approve your application, we will set up your Listing page and send you your personalised Logo.

To Apply: Please complete the form below - required fields are marked with a red star*

Please state your Full Name including prefix.