Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA, 92101, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (619) 291-2900   •  Hotel Reservations: 866-716-8134

Green Choice Hotel

At Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, we care about being environmentally friendly and encourage our guests to make green choices during your stay with us.  Through saving water, electricity, natural gas, and chemicals you can make a green choice at our hotel and be rewarded for it at the end of your stay. 

  HOUSEKEEPING

  • Our guests can reuse linens and towels instead of having them replaced daily
  • Housekeeping closets have motion sensors and timers installed
  • Our staff is instructed to use natural light when cleaning rooms
  • Shampoos, usable bars of soap, and other amenities are collected for donation to various charities and/or staff
  • Toilet paper rolls are used to the end
  • Unused toilet paper rolls are collected for reuse in staff washrooms
  • All guestrooms have recyclings bins
  • All guestroom and/or spa amenities include natural ingredients
  • Linens, towels, and other materials and supplies are donated to local charities/staff on a regular basis              

  CONFERENCE AND MEETING SERVICE

  • Our meeting rooms have motion sensors and timers to control lighting
  • Untouched food items are collected and donated to food banks and local charities
  • Paper products are purchased to use as recycled content
  • Save paper by sending e-mails of meeting schedules, menus, and contracts
  • Reusable white boards are used instead of flip charts
  • Our hotel uses reusable linen napkins instead of disposable paper napkins
  • Centerpieces are reused or donated to staff or charity
  • We provide water-based markers and pens as opposed to permanent ink markers
  • Butter, jams, creamers, and other small individual items are replaced with bulk purchases and served in reusable containers

 ENGINEERING

  • Regular performance audits are carried out to provide data related to energy consumption, water consumption and waste methods
  • Elevators are taken off-service during slow times
  • Majority of light bulbs have been replaced with high efficiency bulbs in guestrooms
  • Guestrooms are equipped with low flow toilets, toilet dams, or tank fill diverters
  • Heating systems are installed to reduce condensation losses
  • Irrigation systems are controlled by automatic sensors so eliminate over-watering
  • Our hotel uses a waste compactor
  • Old furniture and equipment are donated to local charities, or used by scap dealers instead of going through the general waste stream
  • We recycle office paper, newspaper, plastics, cardboard, batteries, toner cartridges and toner grease