Hotel Boulderado


Boulder, Colorado, United States


Hotel Boulderado offers a variety of green attributes as detailed below. In order to appear on our site, a hotel must possess at least 10 green attributes, so this puts Hotel Boulderado in good company. The more green features a hotel has, the higher the green leaf rating up to a maximum of seven green leaves. To get more information on Hotel Boulderado and to book a room at the best Internet prices, just click on the orange Website button above! Why book direct?

Green Attributes
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  • Air
  • Allergies
  • Fresh Air
  • Environmental Cleaning
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Education
  • Educate Guests to "green"
  • Educate Staff to "green"
  • Participate in Green Program(s)
  • Promote "greenness" in PR
  • Donating to Charity
  • Energy
  • Alternative Energy
  • Maintenance for Conservation
  • Energy Conservation
  • Food
  • Organic Food Served
  • Eco-friendly Food Served
  • Solid Waste
  • Bulk Soap & Amenities
  • Compostable Disposables
  • Composting
  • Durable Service Items
  • Guestroom Recycling Bins
  • Hotel Recycling Bins
  • Newspaper Program
  • Recyclable Disposables
  • Supplemental
  • Additional Green Features
  • Towels and Sheets
  • Cotton Towels/Sheets
  • Sheet Program
  • Towel Program
  • Water
  • Water Conservation
  • Xeric Garden
  • Gray-Water Recycling
  • Extras
  • Conference Center/Rooms
  • Transportation
  • Fitness Center
  • Internet


Pets are allowed with prior approval.


This is a grand hotel. The staff is professional and friendly, the location is sublime, and they do a decent job of being green. What a surprise to see an announcement at the front desk about their green initiatives!

It seems there are more green initiatives here than the last time I stayed, and there are still more things they can do. I'd like to see their fresh air initiatives include unlined waste baskets and removing the vinyl shower curtain liner -- plastic bags and vinyl pollute the air with VOCs, and the plastic bags contribute non-decomposing materials to landfills.

Their bathroom amenities are individual bottles and bars. We would have loved to have had bulk-dispensed amenities of an even higher quality than provided. Maybe next time.

Our guestroom windows opened and we had fresh flowers in our room. The compact fluorescent bulbs are magnetic ballasts so "glow-up" slowly -- but at least they are saving energy.

What a treat to have glasses and mugs in our rooms instead of disposable items.

And the curtains were light blocking so we could sleep past when the sun rose. Since we'd been traveling awhile and were tired, that was a blessing.

Though they don't talk about it, the food served in their dining rooms is organic and locally grown, at least when possible. Food service here was fantastic!

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