eco-hotel

noun
plural eco-hotels

Definition of eco-hotel

: a hotel with features and services designed not to be harmful to the environment For the politically correct couple, this brand-new eco-hotel—south of Puerto Vallarta on the Pacific coast—offers a guilt-free honeymoon. Everything is recycled; the water is solar-heated, the produce organic.— Richard Alleman, Vogue, June 1998

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1993, in the meaning defined above

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“Eco-hotel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eco-hotel. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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