Environmental Initiatives

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

  • Enhancing the environs by planting local trees in & around Anandvan Resort Bhandardara.
  • Exercising environmental-friendly gardening practices & recycling lawn clippings.
  • Decorating with indigenous plants instead of exotic flowers
  • Energy saving by supplying water through gravity wherever possible thereby limiting the use of electric pumps
  • Waste segregation Plastic / paper / glass / metals (cans) / cardboard sent for recycling
  • Majority of staff accommodated in close proximity of Anandvan Resort Bhandardara. Hence no transportation required thereby reducing fuel consumption
  • Reduced use of plastic by packaging guest amenities in recycled brown paper
  • Using non-woven fibre (eco-friendly material) for glass covers, newspaper bags, laundry bags, chef caps, bath robes, spa products.
  • Offering a towel and linen reuse program
  • Offering newspapers on request to reduce wastage
  • Pens purchased for guests and Anandvan Resort meeting rooms are made of 75% recycled material.
  • Minimizing paper usage by emailing rather than printing reports, confirmations, menus and contracts.
  • Vehicles can be driven only till the porch of Anandvan Resort & not beyond to the cottages thereby restricting sound & air pollution.
  • Presenting plants as gifts to guests whenever possible
  • Limited number of guest rooms to minimize environmental and social impact

For man to co-exist with nature there must be a certain level of development and of balance. We think our Anandvan Resort Bhandardara has found that balance


About Us

While our business has always been for Bhandardara visitors, our first commitment has always been to Bhandardara itself.

Architecture & Interior

We believe it is possible to construct an eco-friendly and aesthetically pleasing resort.

Eco Initiatives

Anandvan Resort Bhandardara respects and celebrates the natural environment.

Environmental Initiatives

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

Local Communities Initiatives

Eat Local, Buy Local And See Local!


Construction Initiatives

“Green” Architecture, Interiors & Fittings!

Eco Travel Guide

Anandvan's tips for a Eco friendly travel.