Located in San Francisco, the new Orchard Garden Hotel is a green hotel, meaning it is registered with the U.S. Green Building Council. The hotel follows sustainable, energy-efficient practices, such as the use of chemical-free cleaning products, recycled paper and soy-based inks. Eco-friendly aspects of the hotel include interior finishes made of recycled products, low-flow water fixtures, Forest Stewardship Council-certified maple wood furniture and increased air ventilation. Up to 25 guests can be accommodated in the executive boardroom, which boasts high-speed Internet access. A rooftop garden boasts a 500-square-foot terrace.
For more information, call 415/399-9807, or visit www.theorchardgardenhotel.com.