Flor de Caña, a premium rum brand certified as both Carbon Neutral and Fair Trade, has partnered with The World’s 50 Best Hotels to announce this year’s recipient of the “Flor de Caña Eco Hotel Award.” The honor has been bestowed upon Singita Lodges in South Africa for its outstanding commitment to adopting sustainable practices and leadership in this regard. Singita Lodges was chosen from among numerous hotels worldwide based on its dedication to sustainability, its eco-conscious waste reduction initiatives, the utilization of locally sourced materials, positive employee relationships, and contributions to the local community.
Through this annual award, Flor de Caña and The World’s 50 Best Hotels aim to acknowledge and celebrate the dedicated individuals within the world’s finest hotels who consistently implement sustainable practices in their daily operations, enriching the guest experience.
Mauricio Solórzano, Senior Ambassador for Flor de Caña, emphasized the brand’s deep-rooted commitment to sustainability and its collaboration with The World’s 50 Best Hotels and the global hospitality industry. Together, they are united in their mission to promote a more eco-friendly and sustainable future for all.
In addition to announcing the “Flor de Caña Eco Hotel Award” recipient, the ceremony also unveiled the list of the 2023 World’s 50 Best Hotels.
Flor de Caña was selected as the Official Rum of The World’s 50 Best Hotels due to its historic dedication to sustainability. It holds the distinction of being the world’s first Carbon Neutral and Fair Trade certified spirit. The brand adheres to over 300 stringent labor, social, and environmental standards in its rum production process. Furthermore, Flor de Caña distills its rum using 100% renewable energy and has been actively involved in tree planting efforts, having planted one million trees since 2005.
About Flor de Caña Rum
Flor de Caña is a premium rum crafted with sustainability in mind, holding certifications for Carbon Neutral and Fair Trade. Produced on a family estate dating back to 1890, this rum is distilled using 100% renewable energy and naturally aged near an active volcano without the addition of sugar or artificial ingredients. For more information visit www.flordecana.com.