PLATINUM RATED LUXURY PROPERTIES
Building design and construction expertise forms the cornerstone of FIVE’s ESG edge, where low-carbon, LEED Platinum-rated green buildings combine with award-winning architecture and masterful luxury to host celebratory experiences powered by environmentally positive systems. From 100% solar electricity to zero-waste water infrastructure, to energy-saving IoT devices, and biodiverse landscaping, FIVE aspires after world-class resource management seamlessly integrated into FIVE’s luxury hospitality ecosystem. FIVE’s LEED Platinum Hotel Portfolio includes Switzerland’s only of its kind and FIVE LUXE holds the highest score in the world for 5 Star hotels under the latest LEED v4. FIVE maintains 1500 LEED Platinum hotel keys compared to just 2,000 in all the United States of America.
FIVE NIGHTS AT FIVE CARBON FOOTPRINT EQUIVALENT TO ONE NIGHT AT AVG UAE LUXURY RESORT
In 2023, FIVE participated in a Cornell University (CHSB) hotel carbon footprint benchmarking, receiving official reports of operating within the top decile of its peer set and producing carbon footprints 5x lower than the average UAE Luxury resort. These metrics validate the impact of FIVE’s Sustainable Indulgence strategy harnessing operational best practice and technology. Pushing forward on the Road to Zero, FIVE has signed the UAE Responsible Companies pledge and committed to setting near-term science-based emission reduction targets (SBTi) in line with a 1.5-degree scenario by 2025. As of 2022, FIVE has proudly reduced its carbon use intensity (MtCO2e/AED mn) by 76.2%, Electricity Consumed Per Capita (KWh/Cover) by 35.3%, and Water Consumed Per Capita (Litre/Cover) by 36.2%, from its 2020 baseline.
HIGHEST ESG RATING IN THE WORLD
In 2023, FIVE earned the highest corporate ESG Rating in the world recognized by International Shareholder Services (ISS), securing the only ‘A’ rating across industries. FIVE’s ‘A’ Rating forms the company’s ESG blueprint providing best-practice guidance across every element of the hospitality and development business. FIVE’s corporate rating success activated FIVE’s Green Finance profile, driving the group to develop a Green Finance Framework and issue a $350mn Green Bond on Nasdaq Dubai and ISM (London). The group operates in line with 6 ISO systems (9001, 14001, 22000, 27001, 450001, 50001), became the first hotel group in the world to receive United Laboratories (UL)’s 3 Star SPIRE Smart Building Rating, and maintains the highest green building ratings through the Dubai Land Department.
SUSTAINABLE INDULGENCE UNLEASHED IN THE FIVE TRIBE
In every aspect of FIVE’s business, sustainability exists to drive business and brand performance while bolstering social and environmental connectivity, quality, and health. The Group’s ISS ‘A’ Rated ESG program, encompassing 100 focus areas ranging from departmental policy implementations to growing local and global community partnerships to spearheading the latest environmental initiatives, drives organizational strategy and provides metrics upon which FIVE evaluates its Sustainability progress. Thousands of colleagues representing over 80 nationalities, spread across three countries, galvanize FIVE’s ‘Sustainable Indulgence’ philosophy every day, unleashing their collective genius, as they participate in FIVE’s intrapreneurial reward programs.
FIVE PALM JUMEIRAH
FIVE Palm Jumeirah boasts a carbon footprint 5x lower than its peers as per an official hotel carbon footprint benchmarking conducted through Cornell University (CHSB). The hotel runs on 100% solar electricity and operates sophisticated water recapturing systems which it redeploys for its immersive flora creating a lush canopy in and throughout the luxury property. FIVE Palm Jumeirah holds the highest green building rating through Dubai Land Department, the world’s first hotel 3 Star SPIRE Smart Building Rating, and LEED Platinum certification.
FIVE JUMEIRAH VILLAGE
FIVE Jumeirah Village redefined the Dubai skyline with its copyrighted architecture, a bespoke corkscrew façade designed with sustainability elements embedded in its core and shell. Private luxurious sky villas boast a spiraling, open-air concept that promotes natural light and airflow. 10,000 square feet of lush, biodiversity envelope the building, where native species showcase the region’s culturally significant flora. Private pools and Jacuzzis contribute to a network of water cycling systems, sustaining the building’s green façade. FIVE Jumeirah Village holds LEED Platinum, 3 Star SPIRE Smart Building Rating, as well as the Dubai Land Department’s highest green building standard.
FIVE ZURICH HOTEL
The first LEED Platinum hotel in Switzerland, FIVE Zurich introduces FIVE’s Sustainable Indulgence legacy with European flair. World-class public transportation and recreational trails connect the hotel to the Utliberg plateau as well as Zurich city, mere minutes in either direction. A luxury city resort surrounded by stunning natural beauty, FIVE Zurich radiates Swiss quality throughout every element of the stay, from environmentally-driven operations to luxurious comforts and gastronomic delights.
Recipient of the world’s highest LEED Platinum rating for 5-star hotels, FIVE LUXE delivers an unprecedented scale of luxury and entertainment experiences within a sophisticated ecosystem design. Towering over Dubai’s famed JBR neighborhood, FIVE LUXE features a suite of on and off-site renewable energy tech and energy-efficient systems, building on the best of FIVE’s Green Building expertise in delivering the group’s boldest luxury project yet.