If it looks like a green hotel, and quacks like a green hotel, then it has to be… the Oxford Hotel in Bend, Oregon. This boutique hotel has gone the extra mile to make sure that guests can enjoy guilt-free and eco-friendly luxury.
In fact, ”where luxury meets sustainability” seems to be their watchword. Every luxury the hotel offers is rendered guilt free by the use of green technology and products.
The use of 100% renewable energy allows for them to light up the hotel like a Christmas tree with fluorescent lighting and for guests to use all kinds of gadgets and gizmos in the brightly lit rooms, including two 42″ LCD flat-screen television sets, a refrigerator, individual climate control and a microwave.
Many of the rooms and the 59 suites in the hotel offer views of the Cascade Mountains and Downtown Bend. The dark wood tones, ornate furnishings, naturally bright lighting with large windows and expansive space create the impression of an understated luxury that’s rare in a hotel where rates start from $160. Read More »