There are 8 properties currently listed in Nanaimo. At this time there are 4 "Green" lodging properties listed of which this is the only lodging property that has completed the iStayGreen Audit. Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside has been awarded a 3 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside completed an audit of their property's compliance with over 70 unique eco-initiatives. Environmentally friendly measures that are reviewed include energy efficiency, water conservation, recycling, enviromentally safe cleaning, reduction of waste, ongoing maintenance, purchasing habits, plus many other factors. In it's efforts to create a more sustainable travel future and reduce their impact on our environment, Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside employs 43 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
Air conditioning and heating units have timers in public areas to reduce costs when areas are not in use
Meeting rooms lighting/heating/aircondtioning have timers to reduce consumption when rooms are not in use.
Hotel participates in recyling of waste food for compost, as well as all other recycling paper, cardboard, glass, plastic, printed paper, shredded paper, computer parts, toner cartridges, light bulbs, paint and other solvents.