There are 10 properties currently listed in Redwood City. At this time there are 1 "Green" lodging properties listed of which this is the only lodging property that has completed the iStayGreen Audit. Sofitel San Francisco Bay has been awarded a 2 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Sofitel San Francisco Bay 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, Sofitel San Francisco Bay employs 30 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Sofitel San Francisco Bay please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
Accor’s environmental charter outlines our environmental actions. We are responsible. As actions are completed the charter is growing. The charter is reviewed and updated yearly by all Accor hotels.
We have installed a building wide energy management system controlling HVAC for the property.
Our guestrooms have smart stats.
We are the first hotel to be on recycled water for irrigation - we received a national award and state award with Redwood City which headed up the reclaimed water project.
We have budgeted to install recycled water to our cooling towers and public bathrooms in 2009.
Our three story parking structure was recently converted to energy efficient lighting.
We are the test hotel for Green Shield, plant one million trees from the savings in laundry.