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Biophilic Design Helps Guests Connect To Hotels

Biophilic Design Helps Guests Connect To Hotels

Few trends become hotel staples that guests return to throughout their stay. However, new research suggests that properties that incorporate plants and natural elements into their spaces see more guests using those spaces and returning to them. Carpet design company ...

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New Updates to the ENERGY STAR Score for Hotels

New Updates to the ENERGY STAR Score for Hotels

To gain better understanding of energy benchmarking for hotels, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) launched an analysis of the July 2012 Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey (CBECS) to review variables impacting ...

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Revisiting Solar Energy for Hotels

Revisiting Solar Energy for Hotels

Solar energy was once a popular option for commercial venues, but when excitement around this renewable energy source waned, other trends started to take its place. Right now, the hospitality industry is focused on other types of green energy—think wind ...

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Ojai Valley Inn Reduces Plastic Waste in Spa Ojai

Ojai Valley Inn Reduces Plastic Waste in Spa Ojai

Ojai, CA – Southern California’s Ojai Valley Inn & Spa announced its plans to go single-use plastic-free in its 30,000 square foot spa, Spa Ojai. The plans will replace traditional spa amenities with eco-friendly, reusable versions. In 2016, Spa Ojai ...

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Outsourced Hotel Laundries: The Value of Certification

Outsourced Hotel Laundries: The Value of Certification

A hotel operator’s interest in increasing sustainability and environmental friendliness should include moving from on-premises laundries to an outsourced model. This is not only greener, it makes better economic sense. Hotel owners are rightfully concerned that guests have clean linens; ...

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