International Smart & Sustainable Marina Award
Sustainability and innovation in shaping the future of our industry
Rewarding Limassol Marina’s sustainability and innovation for driving positive change in the marinas’ industry, Limassol Marina is the proud recipient of the International Smart & Sustainable Marina Award 2023. The winners have been announced during the 3rd Edition “Smart & Sustainable Rendezvous” event held at the Yacht Club de Monaco the 24th and 25th of September 2023 and organised by Monaco Marina Management. The award closely examines and celebrates innovations in several key areas that have defined our development since its inception, such as water management, energy optimisation, renewable energy, respect for biodiversity, construction solutions for the coast, waste management, and marina management. This accolade signifies a significant milestone for us as we continue to strive for excellence in providing innovative solutions towards the development of innovative marinas.
‘International Clean Marina’ Accreditation
Another top environmental accolade for Limassol Marina
Limassol Marina became one of the first marinas in Europe to receive the Clean Marina accreditation from The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA). This prestigious industry award recognises the marina’s considerable investment and dedication in preserving and promoting environmental responsibility and sustainability across the entire project, implementing the best practices across all operations. Limassol Marina is committed to continue innovating and pushing for improvements in environmental protection measures to safeguard the seas and waterways; collaborating within the industry and with customers, tenants, and contractors to reduce the environmental footprint of operations and remain a force for good in terms of sustainability.
Outstanding recognition at the Cyprus Construction Awards 2021
Rewarding Limassol Marina’s F&B Premises, Castle Residences and the entire project
Limassol Marina is the recipient of three top awards in recognition of its outstanding achievements in three key categories: “Silver” for “Best F&B Premises”, “Silver” for “Best Residential Apartment Block/Building” for the recently completed Castle Residences and “Gold” for “Coastal and Marine Structures” across the project in its entirety. The Silver awards received by the Marina acknowledge its ground-breaking achievement in regards to the completion and delivery of the luxury Castle Residences, the only properties built on the sea in Cyprus; and exemplify the exceptional level of dining offered across this world-class yachting destination. The Gold award further recognises Limassol Marina’s drive to implement innovative best practices and technologies into its operations, be this through enhanced service levels, stringent health and safety regulations, or increased environmental initiatives to mitigate environmental and marine impact.
Land Development Company Project
Architecture award for Limassol Marina
The ground-breaking marina development is the recipient of a national “Land Development Company Project” award, at the Cyprus Architecture, Property & Interior Design Awards by IMH and INBusiness magazine. Rewarding the most prestigious projects in architecture and interior design, the accolade celebrates Limassol Marina’s distinguished architectural style and design ingenuity. Designed by a world-renowned team of architects and engineers, the Marina’s architectural style draws from elements in the nearby old town of Limassol, transforming them into what has today become an urban landmark that seamlessly combines a thousand-year-old past with a contemporary present. An extension of the cultural heart of the city, the Marina’s residences and commercial structures have their own distinct character and personality, designed with sustainability in mind while also meeting the needs of its residents, tenants, visitors and the local community.
5 Gold Anchor Platinum Award
The highest industry award for excellence for Limassol Marina
In 2019, Limassol Marina became only the 5th Marina in the world to be awarded with the prestigious “5 Gold Anchor Platinum Award”, in recognition of outstanding facilities and services, alongside operational excellence and industry-leading design. Jointly administered by UK’s The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA) and Australia’s Marina Industries Association (MIA), this Global Scheme aims at raising standards in marinas across the world that provide high-quality customer-centric services. The evaluation comprises 89 separate Gold Anchor criteria, covering all areas of the marina operations, with a particular focus on facilities, customer service and infrastructure. The highest distinction for exceptional marinas across the world, is undoubtedly a testament to Limassol Marina’s superior quality, unparalleled concierge services and continuous commitment to maintain its facilities and services to the highest standards.
The first Blue Flag Marina in Cyprus
Limassol Marina has been awarded ‘Blue Flag Marina’ status for the 4th year running, in recognition of its commitment to environmental best practice, awareness and protection. Being the first Marina in Cyprus to have attained this global accolade, the achievement distinguishes Limassol Marina for its high standards in environmental management throughout its facilities and operational procedures, as well as its efforts to ensure and promote environmentally responsibility among all visitors, residents and boat owners. The international Blue Flag Programme is run by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), a non-governmental environmental organisation. It is also represented by national organisations in each of the participating countries in Europe, the Caribbean, New Zealand and South Africa.
ISO – Certified Management System
Commitment to quality management systems and procedures
Limassol Marina has been awarded several ISO certifications, a testament to its commitment to stringent management systems, processes and procedures implemented across the project and its operation.
The company is ISO 9001 certified for its adherence to quality management principles and procedures. It holds the ISO 14001 certification for its environmental management and practices, both in terms of implementation of rigorous guidelines for pollution protection, clean waters and safety of marine life, and responsible management of waste generated across the operation. The ISO 45001 certification for Occupational Health & Safety demonstrates the attention to health & safety best practice employed at Limassol Marina, through strict policies and safe working procedures for all staff, contractors and marina users. The ISO 13687-3:2017 underscores the Marina's commitment to excellence in the realm of yacht harbours and sets stringent standards for commercial and non-commercial harbours catering to leisure vessels, ensuring a superior level of service to the boating community.