About Us

We are a award winning family run business passionate about wildlife and nature.  We left the corporate world and the city to build a eco business in Scotland for a better sustainable life for ourselves and to share the beauty of the Glen with our guests. 

Find Us - Eco Nature Holidays, Glendaruel, PA22 3AE

Best way to find us is via google maps. Search  for 'Eco Nature Holidays' and it will bring you to our door.

Located 80 mins drive from Glasgow, situated on Argyll's Secret Coast. A rural getaway but with great transport links to the city and Airports. Great for a long weekend retreat from the city or a longer stay.  30 Mins from Ferries in Dunoon or a wonderful drive via 'The Rest and be Thankful'.  We are in a great location to explore the West Coast of Scotland and the wonders of Argyll.

About Us

Sustainability Policy

 

At Eco Nature Holidays we take our commitment to the environment and nature very seriously.  We try to be as green as we can be and we are always trying to improve.  

We encourage our guest to help us maintain our eco policy as well as having a wonderful relaxing stay.

  • Composting green & food waste for future use in the veg patch & garden.  We use Bokashi Bins to speed up our composting

  • Encouraging guest to use public transport, Walk or Cycle

  • Vegan friendly

  • Electricity provided by 100% renewables company

  • Wood burning boiler to supply hot water and heating to energy efficient radiator system supplied via local farmer

  • Thermal Store for ultra efficient storing of our hot water

  • Spring water system with filtration & UV system

  • Low water use taps, toilets and showers

  • Recycling all Paper, plastics, cans, and glass

  • Provide guests with reusable bags for shopping

  • Modern insulated windows and doors 

  • LED lighting

  • Wildlife friendly garden.  large parts of the garden are left wild for the birds and the bees

  • Green cleaning products used throughout

  • Low energy usage appliances

  • Paint used are low VOC

  • We buy local whenever possible (supporting small businesses)

  • Supporting local wildlife charities and community events

  • Growing our own veg in our poly tunnel and veg garden (100% organic)

  • Sustainabilty Training

  • Tree Planting

  • Collaborating with Environmental experts

  • Zero Waste Scotland Green Champions

  • Climate Positive Business (we plant trees to offset all our business and personal emissions as well as guest travel).  See details about this here.

  • Ecologi Climate Positive

  • Upcycled furniture

  • EV Charger for guests to use (Myenergi Zappi 7KW untethered type 2 this is a paid service)

So we are not perfect but we try to learn and improve and do better whenever we can.  We have new projects coming soon which will continue to move us to a even more sustainable place.  Solar PV, solar diverter, HVO fuel and battery storage.  Exciting times ahead.

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