Radisson Resort, Zavidovo

Responsible Business


Taking responsibility for the environment and local community has been an important part of the broader commitment of the Radisson Hotel Group to sustainable development for many years. In 2001, this commitment was fortified and placed within the scope of a program called Responsible Business (RB). Radisson Resort & Residences Zavidovo has a unique RB action plan covering areas such as community outreach, cultural heritage, employee and children’s rights, health and safety, and environmental improvements.

Activities and achievements

  • Cards placed in bathrooms to let guests know that towels will only be changed when placed on the floor
  • Collection of empty batteries for recycling
  • Flow-restrictor taps to conserve water
  • Use of energy-saving lamps
  • Participation in the global program with the Carbon Footprint Foundation to neutralize the carbon dioxide generated during business activities
  • Cooperation with and assistance to the community and local institutions: an orphanage, baby care center and schools
  • Organization of entertainment and educational activities for children, such as providing toys, medicines and stationery
  • Cooperation with the College of Technology in Tver: student internships at the hotel in which students write coursework and receive diplomas in hospitality

Green Key

Radisson Resort & Residences Zavidovo is a proud recipient of a Green Key certificate. The Green Key is a global eco-label for the leisure industry that allows hotels to demonstrate their commitment to sustainability. To gain Green Key certification, hotels must fulfill a list of environmental requirements aimed at reducing negative environmental impact by saving water and electricity and reducing the amount of waste produced. This hotel also participates in social programs to create a noticeably better environment for guests, staff and the community.