Sustainable Travel

3 Eco Hotels In Big Cities You Must Visit

Check out these eco-hotels located in big cities that will make you want to stay forever!


Did you know that there are tons of eco-friendly hotels in big cities? When talking about an eco-friendly hotel tons of people imagine being in the middle of the jungle without water, light, or WiFi. But they’re totally mistaken, you would be surprised to learn that some of the best hotels in the world are eco-friendly and located in big cities. The way of traveling is changing. A poll last year from Pulse Poll and AIG Travel found that most travelers rate traveling sustainably as important. However, 35 percent reported that sustainable travel wasn't always so easy. We found some of the most eco-friendly hotels in cities that are making a big impact, and we want to share them with you! 

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1 Hotel - Haitang Bay

1 Hotels

The 1 Hotels are one of a kind, they’re an exclusive collection of luxury eco-hotels around the world, they have presence in North America, Europe, and Asia. Their vision is about capturing the beauty of nature in a hotel and they commit to safeguard it. 1 is more than a hotel, it’s 1 world and we have the responsibility to take care of it. According to  Luxury Travel Advisor, the 1 Hotels use a range of energy and water-saving initiatives to reduce its carbon footprint. Also to reduce energy, guestrooms and public spaces were built with natural light in mind and many include retractable walls and open doors. They also work with local farms to offer fresh ingredients to guests. Reclaimed wood, organic cotton, and natural materials were used throughout the construction of the hotels. Guests can take a complimentary ride in the Tesla electric cars or have their bicycles valeted. Visit this beautiful collection of hotels in the most wonderful cities of the world and have a once-in-a-lifetime experience. 

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1 Hotel - New York City

The Palazzo

The Palazzo is the largest LEED-certified (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) building in the world, it is considered to be one of the top ten eco-friendly yet stylish hotels in America. The hotel conserves enough water to provide each Nevada citizen with 266 eight-ounce glasses of water for a year and saves enough energy to light a 100-watt light bulb for 12,100 years. The hotel reuses all waste energy and is even self-sustaining in certain sections, greatly reducing its environmental impact. Located in the heart of Vegas, this luxury hotel and casino resort is the perfect place to enjoy a weekend getaway with your friends.

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The Palazzo - Las Vegas

The Hari Hotels

The Hari Hotels are located in London and Hong Kong, they’re two stylish luxury retreats that will make you feel at home away from home. Their cozy installations are designed specifically to fulfill your most desired personal needs always taking into account sustainable practices. The Hari is committed to achieving environmental and social sustainability within the hotel and is working towards giving guests an energy-conscious and environmentally-friendly stay. The hotel is committed to social responsibility which is why they applaud local employment and fair trade. Everything they purchase are mostly eco-certified products that generate a positive impact on both the community and the environment. If you’re a modern traveler and are looking for a place where you will find comfort and luxury, Hari is just the place for you.

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The Hari - London

Don’t wait any longer! Who said that you had to give up comfort and luxury when traveling in a sustainable way? If you’re looking to make a positive change this holiday season travel to a sustainable hotel, there are a lot of options available that will fulfill your needs and create a wonderful experience that will last a lifetime.  

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