Shore Hotel:the first LEED Gold hotel in Santa Monica | What Surrounds You | Scoop.it
The Shore Hotel is a modern and green alternative to the usual chain hotels.

Originally, the plot on which the Shore Hotel was built was occupied by the Pacific Sands and the Travelodge hotels, both recently torn down and the materials used to build the new structure.

The Shore Hotel is also the first property in California to implement the 'Savings by Design' program, meaning the hotel earns incentives by reducing the use of energy during peak hours. Moreover, it was also built using water-wise landscaping and water-efficient fixtures, helping to reduce the amount of potable water by 50%. Also, the hotel’s guests enjoy non-toxic environments, naturally lit and ventilated rooms with eco-friendly furniture and finishes...


Via Lauren Moss