Accommodation owners must comply with a list of criteria to be able to join the website. Accommodation places have to offer an internet-free experience to guests by giving them the opportunity to enjoy some relaxing time away from screens.
The lodgings are Offgridme certified according to 5 parameters:
Disconnection: Make it easy to disconnect, disable Wi-Fi completely, and offer guests a non-digital entertainment (books, newspapers, board games, crosswords …)
Sleep: Create a haven of rest. The quality of sleep is the first victim of hyper connectivity. In order to benefit a digital detox, a good sleep is essential. Attention to the quality of the bedding, of the pillows and of the mattress as well as a quiet environment must be shown to guaranty a good sleep.
Food: Healthy food. Local organic food and products must be available to the guests.
Sustainability: Implement sustainable practices and show an environmentally responsible attitude towards water, electricity and waste.
Activities: Offer guests alternatives to distract themselves from their smartphones. People do not know what to do with their hands without the smartphones. It is necessary that activities such as hikes, bike tours, visits, tastings etc. are proposed during their stay.