The award will recognize the youth accommodation provider that is making the greatest efforts to ensure that its operating practices promote environmentally friendly and sustainable travel around the world.
The shortlisted organisations are:
- Backpacker Villa Sonnenhof
- Tim’s Place
- Hotel Arya Niwas
- Sydney Harbour YHA
- Grupo Natura
The winners will then be chosen by the STAY WYSE board members and the award will be given out at the Industry Award Luncheon on Friday September 23, 2011 at the annual World Youth and Student Travel Conference.