There are 7 properties currently listed in Ogunquit. At this time there are 2 "Green" lodging properties listed of which 2 properties have completed the iStayGreen Audit. Meadowmere Resort has been awarded a 4 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Meadowmere 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, Meadowmere Resort employs 42 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Meadowmere Resort please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
EcoMaine Business of the Year 2012 Ogunquit Recycling Business of the Year 2007 Marginal Way Foundation – Founding Business Clean Beaches Campaign – Largest Annual Donation Clay Hill Farm Green Wedding Giveaway – Sage Sponsor EnvironmentallyFriendlyHotels.com – Best Green Hotels National Geographic Traveler Magazine – Nominated for Top Hotels with Sense of Place Global Soap Project Partner – recycle/reusing soap to African refugee camps
Other activities to reduce environmental impact. -Participate in the Clean Beaches campaign and promote year round to guests -Offer Maine’s only Learn to Surf getaway package where a portion of stay goes to the Maine Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation. -Organize an onsite World Ocean Day celebration promoting the care of the oceans and beaches and providing education on local conversation efforts -Sponsor the Green Wedding Giveaway promoting eco-weddings and going green in ways big and small to help make a difference -Promote the Marginal Way Foundation year round to guests and was a founding business in the endowment of the Cliffside trail.