STORY Seychelles and Fisherman’s Cove Resort the only resorts in Seychelles to earn the coveted Green Key Sustainable Certification 

STORY Seychelles and Fisherman’s Cove Resort the only resorts in Seychelles to earn the coveted Green Key Sustainable Certification

Seychelles, an archipelago of 115 granitic and coral islands in the Indian Ocean demonstrates the importance of sustainable tourism within hospitality.

Mahe, Seychelles – 06 September 2023 – In a groundbreaking achievement for both the hotels and the island’s tourism industry, STORY Seychelles and Fishermans Cove Resort proudly announces that it has become the first hotels in Seychelles to receive the prestigious Green Key Certification, marking a significant milestone in sustainable tourism.

The Green Key Certification not only recognizes the STORY Seychelles and Fishermans Cove Resort’s unwavering commitment to eco-conscious practices but also highlights the establishments as a pioneer in promoting responsible tourism in Seychelles. This historic achievement underscores the hotel’s dedication to reducing its environmental footprint while offering guests an exceptional, environmentally friendly experience.

STORY Seychelles and Fishermans Cove resort has introduced a range of innovative eco-friendly initiatives, including energy-efficient lighting, water conservation programs, waste reduction strategies, coral restoration, lagoon conservation and support for local environmental projects. This achievement solidifies its position as a leader in combining luxury with sustainability.

“We are thrilled and honored to be the first hotels in Seychelles to receive this remarkable certification,” exclaimed Jelena Ognjenović, Cluster General Manager. “This milestone signifies our dedication to lead by example in sustainable tourism and preserve the pristine beauty of the Seychelles for generations to come.”

For more information about this historic milestone or to schedule interviews, please contact:

Len Jackson, Cluster PR & Marketing Manager, Tel +2482605321, email –

About STORY Seychelles & Fishermans Cove Resort – Two adjacent Resorts located on Beau Vallon Beach, Mahe, Seychelles that falls under the group brand of STORY Hospitality, based in Abu Dhabi, an international management company that currently has six first-class hotels worldwide. The philosophy behind STORY is to create new and different travel experiences for discerning travelers, wants to inspire its guests to write their own story for lasting memories. For this, the innovative brand offers a sophisticated, bold, and stimulating choice of transformative experiences – moments that make it possible to transform a destination offering a new perspective and change the understanding of the world. STORY weaves art and design, fine dining, and local culture into a novel narrative –unconventional and imaginative, combined with meaningfulness for holistic Sustainability.

About Green Key – Coordinated by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), Green Key is a global voluntary eco-certification programme. With more than 4,000 certified hotels and other establishments in 60 countries, Green Key is the leading standard for excellence in the field of environmental responsibility and sustainable operation within the tourism and hospitality industry.   The certification process evaluates the establishments’ environmental management, energy conservation, waste management, water conservation, and other sustainable practices.”