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Awards & Recognition

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EcoCamp Patagonia awarded Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013

June 1, 2013 - 13:34 -- Cascada Expediciones
For the third year running, EcoCamp has been awarded Tripadvisor’s certificate of excellence! The award, in its third year, continues to celebrate excellence within the hospitality industry and is awarded to establishments consistently achieving ‘outstanding’ traveller reviews on the site. Only the top 10% of businesses listed receive this prestigious award. 

EcoCamp proud to become a Long Run Initiative Supporter

April 4, 2013 - 16:32 -- Cascada Expediciones

Cascada is proud to announce that EcoCamp Patagonia is the latest official supporter of the Long Run, an initiative designed to support responsible and sustainable projects around the world. The Long Run initiative is the flagship initiative of the Zeitz Foundation, a non-profit organisation working to promote the 4C’s of sustainability - Conservation, Culture, Community & Commerce.

EcoCamp Patagonia Highly Commended in Responsible Tourism Awards 2012!

November 7, 2012 - 17:54 -- Cascada Expediciones

EcoCamp Patagonia has been announced as the runner up in Virgin Holidays Responsible Tourism Awards 2012 in the category Best in a Mountain Environment! Being highly commended by judges is an honour for EcoCamp who were also highly commended in 2009 and have continued to innovate their sustainable technology and ecological initiatives each year from their opening in 2001 until the present day.

EcoCamp Patagonia wins Chile’s Most Sustainable Tourism Company 2012 prize

September 13, 2012 - 15:32 -- Cascada Expediciones

In a ceremony hosted last night in Santiago by Chile’s Federation of Tourism Businesses (, EcoCamp Patagonia was awarded Chile’s Most Sustainable Tourism Company prize for 2012. The prize was received by EcoCamp's proud owners Javier Lopez, Yerko Ivelic and Nani Astorga.

EcoCamp Patagonia awarded Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2012

May 30, 2012 - 13:37 -- Cascada Expediciones
In its second year of awarding the Certificate of Excellence, EcoCamp has yet again been recognised by Tripadvisor as an outstanding establishment! Tripadvisor says that the accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor. Just 10 percent of accommodations listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.  

Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia renew carbon offsets

April 16, 2012 - 17:22 -- Cascada Expediciones
Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia have offset their carbon emissions for the 2011-2012 season. In the year 2008, Ecocamp became a Carbon Neutral company with the goal of minimizing emissions of CO2 as much as possible and in the future hopefully becoming a CO2-free lodge. Between June 2009 and June 2010 EcoCamp offset 183.680 tonnes of CO2 emissions and between July 1st 2010 and June 30th 2011 they offset 229.402 tonnes. 

EcoCamp Patagonia ISO 9001 certified

May 30, 2011 - 15:31 -- Cascada Expediciones

EcoCamp Patagonia has been certified by SGS as complying with ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems, ensuring the highest standards of management principles are met.

EcoCamp has been simultaneously certified with a Quality Seal from Chile's tourism subsecretary (part of SERNATUR), complying with the high quality standards outlined for a nature centre or tourist lodge.