Hotels & Lodging Facilities
Caledonia Farm 1812
Virginia Green is the Commonwealth of Virginia’s campaign to promote environmentally-friendly practices in all aspects of Virginia’s tourism industry. Virginia Green has established "core activities" specific to each sector of tourism, and these practices are considered the required minimum for participation in the program. However, Virginia Green encourages its participants to reduce their environmental impacts in all aspects of their operations, and this profile provides a full list of all their “green” activities. These are the activities that guests / customers can expect to find when they visit this facility.
Caledonia Farm 1812
Caledonia Farm-1812 Bed and Breakfast features a federal-style home on a 135 acre working beef cattle farm adjacent to Shenandoah National Park. Open space easements protect the
scenery. The house was built of native fieldstone in 1812 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The bed and breakfast has two suites and guest rooms as well as a small
Caledonia Farm - 1812 is committed to environmental excellence and works to minimize environmental impacts whenever possible.
Virginia Green Activities
This facility pledges that they:
Offer optional linen serviceRecycle
Reduce solid wasteUse water efficientlyConserve energyOffer a green events package
| - Aluminum cans |
| - Newspaper |
| - Cardboard |
| - Fluorescent lamps |
| - Batteries |
| - Include the availability of "green meetings/conferences" in marketing packages (see the factsheet on Environmentally-Responsible Conferences & Events) |
For more information on Caledonia Farm 1812, see
or contact Phil Irwin at firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-675-3693.
For more information on the Virginia Green program, see www.deq.state.va.us/Programs/PollutionPrevention/VirginiaGreen.aspx.
Virginia Green is a partnership supported by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, the Virginia Hospitality & Tourism Association, and the Virginia Tourism Corporation.