Nashville Airport Marriott Awarded Green Globe Certification

Green hotel becomes Green Globe certified

Apr 13, 2010, 11:00 ET from Nashville Airport Marriott

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nashville Airport Marriott is proud to be the first hotel in Nashville to receive the highly regarded Green Globe Certification.  In order to pass the rigorous Green Globe certification audit, a hotel must demonstrate that they have a high degree of green and sustainable practices already in place and provide a written plan for continued improvement.  Learn more about the premier global brand for sustainable travel and tourism at

Green practices already in place at this hotel in Nashville include, but are not limited to:

  • Cardboard/ battery/ light bulb/ ballast recycling
  • Energy efficient lighting retrofits
  • Daylight harvesting
  • Auto light switches
  • Energy management system
  • Optional linen reuse program
  • Green meeting standards
  • In-room recycling program for all guests
  • Grease recycle program
  • Instantaneous domestic water heaters
  • HVAC efficient boilers

Marriott International aspires to be the global leader that demonstrates how responsible hospitality management can be a positive force for the environment and create economic opportunities around the world and in the communities where we work and live. Learn more about Marriott's green programs by visiting

To view green practices carried out at the Nashville Airport Marriott, please visit and click on Green Meetings under the Plan Events & Meetings section. Call 615-889-9300 to book your next green meeting at the Nashville Airport Marriott or submit an Express RFP by visiting

About Nashville Airport Marriott

Experience a Nashville hotel showcasing a recent $6 million renovation. The Nashville Airport Marriott near reflects the city's unique charm throughout its 392 modernized rooms and Nashville lodging. Discover amenities including an updated fitness center with all new equipment, indoor/outdoor pool, along with the delectable 2 Rivers Grille, featuring eclectic southern cuisine. This Nashville hotel has over 25,000 square feet of renovated space, including an elegant ballroom, seating up to 900, ideal for conventions, business meetings, social events and wedding receptions. This Nashville hotel near Gaylord Opryland is just minutes away from the Country Music Hall of Fame. Endless entertainment options await guests at this unforgettable hotel.

For more information or to make a reservation, call 615-889-9300 or visit

SOURCE Nashville Airport Marriott