Looking for the Finest of All Green Hotels in South Beach?
Z Ocean Hotel South Beach tops the list of eco-friendly hotels in Miami Beach. Conveying refinement in every detail, from our sweeping modern structure to our strong commitment to environmental preservation, Z Ocean Hotel proves that luxury service need not come at the expense of caring for the environment.
Smart Water Practices
- The linen reuse program affords guests the opportunity to select how often they would like their towels and linens to be replaced.
- Effective low-flow toilets, showers and faucets reduce water consumption throughout the hotel. We regularly audit this system to retain peak performance.
- Guest and employee dry-cleaning service uses eco-friendly methods and products.
- We use water-efficient laundry machines.
Energy Conservation Programs
- Modern digital temperature and energy usage control devices adjust the climate automatically when a suite is unoccupied.
- Dimmer switches are used in all areas, including guest suites, to provide the ultimate opportunity to conserve energy while setting the mood.
- We use LED lighting, where possible, and compact fluorescent lighting throughout the property.
- Floor-to-ceiling, high-impact, soundproof windows effectively maintain room temperature, promote the use of natural light and reduce noise.
- All Z Ocean Hotel suites are outfitted with black out curtains to aid in maintaining room temperatures.
- Air conditioning systems and laundry equipment are Energy Star rated.
- Our cooler (non-refrigerated) mini-bar uses 30% less energy than other models.
- Lights are turned off when our meeting rooms is not in use.
- Installed computerized water heaters ensures that hot water production does not exceed the daily demand from our kitchen and commercial areas.
- Outdoor lighting is sensor-managed and in some cases, rechargeable battery powered.
- Newspapers and office paper are recycled on property.
- Guests are encouraged to help recycle cans, bottles and paper.
- Hotel participates in the city's trash recycling program (glass, paper and wet trash).
- Electronic billing options reduce paper consumption.
- Glassware and plates provided in guest rooms to minimize paper product usage. You can enjoy your complimentary Nespresso® coffee using fine in room china.
- Our executive office recycles ink and toner cartridges or uses a refill method.
- The Front Porch Café is diligent about recycling kitchen grease.
Clean Air Practices
- All our suites are 100% non-smoking rooms.
- Our suites are fragrance free and carpet free.
- We use cleaning products that are earth friendly.
- High efficiency air filters for HVAC reduce allergens in the air.
- We clean all air handler units and coils at regularly and follow a preventative maintenance schedule.
- All Z SPA treatments use organic and eco friendly product lines that are healthier for our guests and therapists.
- Company-wide Green Team Organization involves every team member in Z Ocean Hotel's Green Initiatives. We challenge our team to find innovative ways to work and think greener.