• Hotels that Grow Their Own Food

    Nothing beats the taste of food that is made from fresh ingredients. Many homeowners have opted to have a garden at home which will allow them to use fresh ingredients. Hotels to now have adapted this model and we have a list of hotels you can go to which have their own garden/farm and provide customers with food with fresh ingredients.

    Hotels that Grow Their Own Food

    Blackberry Farm in Walland, TN

    Situated in the countryside of the Great Smoky Mountains, the Blackberry Farms has become quite popular. So popular that even celebrities now flock to it. To provide clients with the most organic food items, the farm employs traditional agricultural practices. This ensures that the vegetables, fruits, and herbs are of top quality. Not only do they have exceptional vegetation, they also have James Beard’s as the chef in an award-winning restaurant.

    Crosby Street Hotel in NY

    Who would have thought, that you could go to a restaurant in SoHo that provides you with the freshest of ingredients. The Crosby Street Hotel located in Lower Manhattan has a garden on its 12th floor in which you can find the finest of fruits and vegetables. These are utilized in all the food at the hotel from the Crosby burger to the breakfast sandwich. The hotel even has 4 Araucana chickens which lay pale blue eggs which are quite a treat.

    The Lodge at Woodloch in Hawley, PA

    If you are looking for an outing that not only provides you with a healthy meal but also gives you a learning experience when it comes to gardening then The Lodge is the spot for you. Not only do they have their own garden from which they extract ingredients for food, they also provide gardening classes, workshop on composting, and tours of their greenhouse. The Lodge also has a spa and the herbs they grow are used for oils they use in the spa.

    Fairmount in San Francisco, CA

    The Fairmount which is located in San Francisco in a jungle of buildings has a 1,000 square foot garden which grow numerous different herbs and vegetables. It even has a wild bee hotel in the garden which allows bees to have access to a place of nesting. This ensures the hotel has a constant supply of their prized honey, which they use in salads and serve with tea.

    As individuals get more aware of the benefits of eating organic and fresh produce, more and more restaurants are getting on board with using organic and fresh ingredients. Not only does it add more flavor to the food, it also ensures that those that consume the food gets all the health benefits that they should. As more real estate agencies like TJM Properties (Terry McCarthy St. Pete) look to expand and purchase hotels and resorts. We can hope that they too will look to adopt these practices in their network of hotels and resorts. This will ensure that customers will get the best possible experience from their stay at these hotels and resorts.