What the rankings mean

PUG Rating

Three rankings are awarded based on a points system spanning more than 84 questions and a comprehensive site visit by TOFTigers’ Green Team, independent environmental auditors. They offer advice on what to improve. Rankings last for three years. Accommodation providers can reapply at any time to get their ranking reviewed as they move towards best practice.


These providers are low-impact. They make choices based on environmental and social responsibility, but have not yet attained best practice in sustainability.


The providers are environmentally and culturally responsible. They are continuously working to better their operations and enhance their sustainable practices and are working to become exemplary industry leaders.


Exemplary industry leaders. These providers have a positive impact on the environment, local communities and their clients. They invest both time and money to maintain sustainable tourism practices.


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