Green Holiday Home in South Devon
Tubbs Delight is a environmentally friendly holiday accommodation that doesn't cost the earth. There have been many environmental changes that have been made to Tubbs Delight to make it into a sustainable self catering holiday cottage. Always working hard to make it into a zero carbon holiday home.Our Green Friendly Facilities
- Heat recovery system (brings fresh air into the house without letting the heat escape) reduces condensation and improves the air quality
- Cavity Wall insulation, together with extra insulation in the loft.
- Solar hot water
- Solar Photovoltaic (PV) panels
- new A rated Worcester Greenstar boiler as a backup.
- We encourage guests to give their car a holiday too by making use of the excellent public transport links and the walking maps.
- Tubbs Delight has has 3 containers to enable you to recycle paper, cardboard, foil, plastic drink containers etc. Malborough also has a recycling bank at the village hall for glass, paper and textiles. South Hams District Council have a strong recycling policy and will no longer collect household rubbish unless it has been sorted. Recycling and household rubbish are collected alternate weeks.
- We encourage our guests to reduce their carbon footprint by adopting energy-saving methods such as turning the lights off before you leave.
- We would like to inspire guests to buy local produce from the weekly farmers markets or the many local farm shops.
- We are always open to suggestions on how we can improve upon our existing green-friendly initiatives, so please do let us know if there are any further actions you would like us to take.