Virginia Green in Charlottesville & Albemarle County

Virginia Green is the statewide program that works to reduce the environmental impacts of Virginia's Tourism Industry.  The program awards Virginia Green Certification to businesses taking voluntary actions to reduce harmful impacts on the environment.  Many businesses in Charlottesville have achieved Virginia Green Certification.  If you're looking for an eco-friendly trip, make sure to frequent the options listed below:

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Lodging - Learn MoreApplication 

The Omni

The Doubletree Hotel

The Boar's Head

The English Inn

Montfair Resort Farm

The Cavalier Inn

Courtyard by Marriott- Charlottesville North

Courtyard by Marriott- UVa/Medical Center

Residence Inn by Marriott

Holladay House Bed and Breakfast

Holiday Inn University Area

Foxfield Inn

Dinsmore House 

Hilton Garden Inn Charlottesville

Comfort Inn Monticello 

200 South Street Inn

FairHaven Guesthouse

Arcady Vineyard B&B

High Meadows Vineyard Inn

Inn at Sugar Hollow

UVA Inn at Darden 

Leathers-Snyder Bed & Breakfast

The Graduate Charlottesville

Hyatt Place Charlottesville

Hampton Inn - Charlottesville

Holiday Inn Monticello

Rooster Hill Bed & Breakfast  

Sleep Inn & Suites Monticello


Restaurants - Learn MoreApplication

Old Mill Room at Boar's Head

Sticks Kabob Shop - Preston Avenue & Pantops

Hamiltons' at First & Main

TJ's Tavern at DoubleTree Hotel

University of Virginia Dining  


Attractions - Learn MoreApplication 

John Paul Jones Arena


Outdoor Adventure Social Club 


Meetings & Conferences - Learn MoreApplication

UVA Zehmer Hall Conference Center


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Stinson Vineyards 

Glass House Winery

Monticello Wine Trail


Supporting Organizations - Learn MoreApplication 

Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau - Downtown Charlottesville & Crozet 

Savvy Rest 


Festivals & Events - Learn MoreApplication

Crozet Arts & Crafts Spring & Fall Festival  

Middle Atlantic Region Construction Specifications Inst. Annual Conference 


Green Supplier Network - Learn MoreApplication  

Ivy Publications

Greenlight Biofuels

Albemarle Window Cleaning

Albemarle Recycling

One Clean World

Charlottesville Concierge, LLC


CityGreen tool logo

CityGreen is an interactive, online mapping tool that shows projects and resources around Charlottesville that contribute to making it a Green City. The map includes six themes, icons linked to specific project/site details, and several base maps to toggle between. The CityGreen themes are:

Green Stormwater Infrastructure, Sustainable Buildings & Energy, Natural Resources, Sustainable Agriculture, Sustainable "Getting Around" and Sustainable Waste Management. 

Click here to launch the map.