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Eco-Friendly Initiatives

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Committed to reducing our impact on the environment

Eco-friendly initiatives include:

  • All guestroom furniture (headboards, bedside tables, TV console) sourced from regional manufacturer, Dubois Wood Products, located less than 500 miles from the hotel
  • Guest room key card energy control
  • Individual thermostat control
  • Energy efficient lighting
  • Water efficient fixtures
  • Shampoo, conditioner and body wash dispensers used in bathrooms - eliminating the use of individuals bottles
  • Towel and linen reuse program
  • In-room recycling bins
  • Hotel-wide recycling program
  • Healthy high performance cleaning program using sustainable cleaning products
  • Hotel key cards made from eco-friendly materials
  • All hotel in-room materials and bills are printed on recycled post-consumer copy paper
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