There are 6 properties currently listed in Del Mar. At this time there are 2 "Green" lodging properties listed of which 2 properties have completed the iStayGreen Audit. Rancho Valencia Resort has been awarded a 3 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Rancho Valencia Resort 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, Rancho Valencia Resort employs 38 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Rancho Valencia Resort please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
We have a very active Green Team here at the Resort and meet monthly to discuss initiatives and ideas. We allow our guests to participate in our efforts by recycling in the rooms, using recyclable, refillable luxury amenities in the room and the ability to choose the type of daily linen cleaning service they would prefer.