ELE I NA, a spa management company, has been honored with the prestigious Silver Standard accreditation by the Sustainable Spa Association. As a brand deeply committed to environmental sustainability and the preservation of nature,
ELE I NA embodies the belief that true wellness can only be achieved through harmony with the natural world.
ELE I NA’s core values center around fostering a genuine reverence for the land, sea, ocean, and plant life. In order to reduce our carbon footprint, the brand actively collaborates with local artisans, ethical farmers and growers, and manufacturers, sourcing sustainable ingredients from the local area. Moreover, the company prioritizes traning local therapist, nurturing a sense of community and promoting local talent.
Our commitment to sustainability goes beyond just reducing our carbon footprint and utilizing locally sourced ingredients. At ELE|NA, we recognize the vital importance of protecting, growing, and restoring the indigenous habitat and ecosystems of the locations where our spas are located, with an allegiance in preserving nature for future generations and ensuring the long-term well-being of the environment.
‘We are committed to environmentally sustainable spa operations. By truly connecting with the indigenous environment and bountifulness of nature, we are able to embrace innovative, eco-friendly options’ Heidi Grimwood, Vice President of ELENA.
ELE I NA’s five operational spas, located in prestigious resorts in the Maldives, became members of the Sustainable Spa Association in October 2021. These spas are situated at the following resorts: OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI, OZEN LIFE MAADHOO, OBLU SELECT Sangeli, OBLU NATURE Helengeli, and VARU By Atmosphere. By joining forces with the Sustainable Spa Association, ELE|NA is commited to making a difference and contributing to the global movement towards sustainability.
ELE I NA’s achievement of the Silver Standard accreditation signifies a significant milestone in our ongoing sustainability journey. By preserving nature for future generations, ELE|NA hopes to inspire other industry leaders to embrace sustainable practices and contribute to a greener, more harmonious future.
About ELE I NA
ELE I NA is an acronym for Elements of Nature, which refers to the five elemental forces of nature – Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water, helps in healing as these energies flow all around and within every individual.
Offering bespoke wellness journeys under the “Wellness Your Way” program, itineraries are designed specifically for the guests’ individual needs, highlighting holistic treatments, alternative health therapies, and gourmet plant-based cuisine throughout the all-inclusive vacation.
At ELE I NA, guests embark on a holistic journey of wellness, healing, and relaxation, feeling rejuvenated and refreshed as a result of life-changing experiences, where local healing traditions are combined with international beauty and spa treatments to provide a one-of-a-kind experience.
About The Sustainable Spa Association
The Sustainable Spa Association, a global network of leading spas, spa and wellness suppliers, and sustainability leaders, works tirelessly to foster positive change within the spa industry. Their mission involves providing education, support, and accreditation to promote sustainable practices and raise industry standards.