Casa Ojai Inn
1302 East Ojai Ave.
Ojai, CA 93023
800-255-8175
805-646-8175
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For more information contact: Jim Johnson, General Manager: 1302 E Ojai Ave Ojai, CA 93023 Hotel: 805-646-8175 Fax: 805-640-8193 Website: www.ojaiinn.com Email: jim@ojaiinn.com

Casa Ojai Inn was just Awarded the Prestigious Green Eco-Leaf Rating.

Casa Ojai Inn has earned a 3 Green Eco-Leaf Rating this week by completing a 70 point comprehensive eco-audit survey administered by iStayGreen.org - the online social network of environmentally friendly travel.

Ojai, CA February 21, 2009 - Casa Ojai Inn becomes the 1st lodging property in Ojai, CA to receive the Green Eco-Leaf Rating. Currently Casa Ojai Inn is first of the hotels in Ojai to complete the comprehensive environmental audit administered by iStayGreen.org. The property earned 3 Green Eco-Leafs, which is a "Good" rating.

All Green Eco-Leaf Rated properties are committed to environmentally friendly initiatives. Richard Varner, founder of iStayGreen.org states: "Simple changes helped Casa Ojai Inn earn their 3 Green Eco-Leaf Rating and become the 1st Ojai lodging property rated. It's great to see they're intent on insuring a more sustainable future in travel."

To insure a more sustainable future some of the eco-initiatives put in-place at the property include: low energy lighting initiatives are in-place - energy efficient lighting is installed when replacing old lighting - off-grid alternative energy source utilized - sheets reuse option for multiple night stays - towels reuse option for multiple night stays - eco-initiatives are actively promoted to the public - water conservation initiatives are in-place - water conserving devices are installed when replacing old fixtures - reusable food & beverage service is used in lieu of disposable service items - compostable disposable service items are utilized - environmentally friendly chemicals are used in cleaning - the entire property is non-smoking - plus much more. The complete audit can be viewed at Casa Ojai Inn Environmental Self-Audit.

The lodging industry recognizes the need to create a sustainable future for travel. While the Casa Ojai Inn is the 1st Ojai property to achieve the Green Eco-Leaf Rating, it is anticipated that many other properties in the area that are promoting eco-friendly initiatives also will seek to be rated. This eco-rating allows the public to know the specific environmental initiatives in place at a property, which enables the environmentally conscious traveler to make informed lodging decisions.

For additional information about Casa Ojai Inn contact them at 805-646-8175 or visit www.ojaiinn.com.

About Casa Ojai Inn:
We’re dedicated to healthy, sustainable hospitality with a smile. Like many of our guest, we want to stay in environmentally sustainable hotels whenever we travel. Therefore, management at Casa Ojai Inn is making every effort to create an eco friendly experience without sacrificing our proven comforts and service. Make an online reservation today and save!

Casa Ojai Inn
805-646-8175
jim@ojaiinn.com

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