Hotel Felix Wins Chicago’s Best Eco-Friendly Hotel from USA TODAY as Selected by Travelers and an Expert Panel

August 7, 2017 – USA TODAY announced Hotel Felix as Chicago’s Best Eco-Friendly Hotel in their annual 10 Best Readers’ Choice Awards. This is another green award and recognition for the hotel, which is Chicago’s first Silver LEED certified hotel located at 111 W. Huron Street in Chicago’s River North neighborhood.

The nominees, including Hotel Felix, were selected by a panel of industry experts including editors from USA TODAY and editors from USA TODAY’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Award contest awards the Best Eco-Friendly Hotel based on criteria including voting from travelers, LEED certification status and online guest reviews.

“We’re honored and thrilled to be recognized in USA Today’s Best Eco-Friendly Hotels. Our team works hard to reduce our carbon footprint to better the environment and community around us,” said George Jordan, Area General Manager of Hotel Felix Chicago and Senior Vice President of Oxford Hotels & Resorts.

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More about USA TODAY
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More about Hotel Felix
As Chicago’s first hotel awarded Silver LEED certification, Hotel Felix (111 W. Huron) delivers an enriching experience that not only benefits the guests, but the environment as well. Hotel Felix opened in April 2009 after an extensive redevelopment of a 1926 building using organic materials and renewable resources. The 225-room boutique hotel is conveniently located just steps from the Magnificent Mile and The Loop, surrounded by many of Chicago’s renowned attractions, popular restaurants and world-class entertainment.

For more information and reservations, please visit or call 877-848-4040. To learn more about the latest happenings at Hotel Felix, please visit their blog, Happy Naturally ( and join them on Facebook and Twitter at and

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