Getaway to the Green Virginia Beach


    Go Green at Virginia Beach

    Go Green in Virginia Beach and stay at the Founders Inn and Spa, first in Virginia Beach to become green, The Founders Inn and Spa offers optional linen service, recycling, water conservation, and energy conservation. Centrally located to all the attractions of Virginia Beach, Norfolk and Williamsburg, it is the perfect location for green vacation getaways, corporate meetings and conferences. The Founders Inn offers 240 guest rooms and suites exuding Grand Georgian elegance and charm harkening back to colonial times. Guests may also rejuvenate in a treatment from, The Flowering Almond Spa; the newest and largest spa facility in Virginia Beach, services will transport guests to a distant, personal escape, inspired by the elegant beauty of The Founders Inn and Spa and the time-honored relaxation techniques of the Orient.

    For some eco-friendly adventure consider, challenging the mighty waves on an ocean kayaking trip with dolphins or a tranquil kayaking paddle through Back Bay Wildlife Refuge, embark on anature hike through First Landing State Park, the most visited park in Virginia, learn to ride the curl during a surf lesson or surf camp – or just luxuriate in long, lazy days at the beach. Virginia Beach boasts over 35 miles of beach, as well as a 3-mile long boardwalk with a separate bike path, perfect for strolling, rollerblading, biking or just people watching.

    Indulge in some “green” cuisine! Croc’s 19th Street Bistro is the first restaurant in thestate to be certified as “Virginia Green”. This eco-bistro’s coastal casual cuisine and Lebanese fare are a highlight with sustainable, organic, local, and seasonal ingredients including Green drinks with organic coffee, an award winning wine list, beer, vodka and gin. Seafood is selected from the Monterrey Bay Aquarium’s Seafood Watch List. Croc’s offers alfresco dining, private seasonal patio for events, Lil’ Croc’s menu for kids and when the sun goes down a lively gathering place for dancing, live local musicians and a DJ Thursday-Saturday. Only blocks away from the oceanfront and next to the Virginia Beach Convention Center - another Virginia Green property, Croc’s is the choice for both visitors and locals.

Last Updated: 5/2/2011 4:56 PM
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