Cavallo Point Eco Friendly Spot LEED Gold

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This Sausalito, CA property provides a long list of green initiatives to make any eco-friendly visitor feel at home.

In addition to being awarded LEED Gold Certification for its re-use of historic materials, green building elements and landscaping with native plants, Cavallo Point also aims to meet the Green Seal Environment Standard for U.S. Lodging Properties.

In order to maintain their eco-friendly environment, Cavallo Point partakes in a long list of sustainable lifestyle choices, including: Using energy efficient appliance (light bulbs, refrigerators and computers that automatically switch to sleep mode), use programmable thermostats, motion sensors and other controls to redue heating and cooling costs, eliminate Styrofoam food and beverage containers, use cloth napkins in the restaurant, recycle plastic containers, use refillable soap dispensers, plenty more according to sources.

So again and San Francisco Bay, this historic Sausalito, California resort is located in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. The resort features a full-service spa and Murray Circle Restaurant.

Cavallo Point offers rooms with a flat-screen TV and an iPod docking station. Available amenities include a small fridge and a coffee maker while select rooms provide a gas fireplace.

Coffee, tea, and pastries are available in the Lobby in the morning daily. Farley Bar, with live music on certain days, is available at Cavallo Point Lodge. Cooking classes are also available in the Cavallo Point Cooking School. This is a pet-friendly resort.

Area activities at the Cavallo Lodge consist of hiking, tours of Fort Baker and free morning yoga classes. Local beaches and guided kayaking tours under the Golden Gate Bridge are also nearby.

The Healing Arts Center & Spa at Cavallo Point features a heated outdoor meditation pool. Massage, facial and body treatments, acupuncture, herbal remedies and integrative medicine are offered. The Tea Bar offers teas, juices, and healthy soup, sandwiches and salads.

The Bay Area Discovery Museum is 1,000 feet from the Lodge Cavallo. San Francisco city center is 9.3 mi from the lodge

Source: Booking.com

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