Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2013
Travelers can rest in luxurious, environmentally sensitive surroundings thanks to the green efforts of the Newport Beach Marriott Bayview.
The hotel near John Wayne Airport was recently honored with a Gold-level status in the TripAdvisor’s GreenLeaders Program. The hotel is the only one in Newport Beach that has been labeled “green” by world’s largest travel website.
The initiative identifies hotels that are committed to recycling, water efficiency and alternative energy. TripAdvisor audits these hotels to ensure continuing compliance.
To earn the Gold status, the hotel near John Wayne Airport has used several methods to protect the Earth. The hotel starts by tracking energy use to have a baseline for improvements. Recycling efforts include sorting paper, cardboard, plastics, metal and glass.
Guests staying at the Newport Beach Bayview hotel can help save the environment by joining the towel and linen reuse plan. The hotel also uses energy efficient bulbs for 75 percent of its interior lighting and trains the staff in green practices yearly.
To save more energy, the hotel in Newport Beach uses Energy Star appliances in its guest rooms, including TVs, mini-refrigerators and air conditioning units. Other Energy Star-rated equipment includes laundry washing machines and water heaters. A preventive maintenance program at the pet-friendly hotel makes sure that equipment functions properly. To conserve water, the hotel tracks usage and uses low-flow fixtures and smart irrigation controls.
Other green initiatives include waste tracking, using recycled paper products and recycling larger items such as furniture.
Beyond being environmentally responsible, the hotel offers deluxe accommodations in Newport Beach for the ultimate comfort and convenience of its guests. Rooms at the all-suite hotel feature separate living and sleeping areas as well as step-out balconies. Marble bathrooms have separate showers and tubs, while two LCD high-definition TVs allow multiple guests to watch their favorite shows at the same time on 37-inch and 32-inch flat screens. Travelers can take advantage of high-speed Internet access and spacious work desks.
Herons Restaurant offers everything from outdoor seating to private dining rooms. All-American fare is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can work off any meal in the state-of-the-art fitness center, at the indoor/outdoor heated pool or on nearby trails for walking, jogging and bike riding. Visitors can also take advantage of available in-room fitness kits.
Nearby attractions include Newport Beach and the Pacific Ocean. Shoppers will find gifts for everyone at Fashion Island and South Coast Plaza. Families will have all-day fun at Disneyland or the hands-on exhibits at the Discovery Science Center.
Business travelers will find the hotel’s event space perfect for almost any gathering. With 3,200 square feet of flexible meeting space, the hotel has ample room to help get the job done right and on time.
Vacationing families, couples and business travelers can rest easy knowing the Newport Beach Marriott Bayview offers environmentally sound practices as well as service, amenities and luxuries like no other hotel near John Wayne Airport.
About the Newport Beach Marriott Bayview Hotel
Located in central Orange County, the Newport Beach Marriott Bayview is steps away from some of the most pristine beaches in Southern California as well as within driving distance of Disneyland, Legoland and John Wayne Airport. The all-suite, pet-friendly hotel at 500 Bayview Circle, Newport Beach, CA, features 254 rooms, 3,200 square feet of meeting space, an all-American restaurant and fitness center on nine floors. The facility includes indoor and outdoor pools and overlooks the Newport Upper Back Bay Natural with trails for walking, jogging and biking. For information, visit http://www.marriott.com/NPBST or call 1-949-854-4500. For updates on hotel news and local events, visit the Newport Beach Marriott Bayview’s Facebook page.