Carolina Mornings earns state’s Green Travel Partner designation


Carolina Mornings, Western North Carolina’s luxury vacation rental and property management provider, has received the designation of NC Green Travel Partner from the North Carolina Department of Environmental and Natural Resources. The designation is part of the NC Green Travel Initiative, North Carolina’s first statewide sustainable travel recognition program.

Carolina Mornings is the first vacation rental company in the state to receive the designation. They are recognized for three luxury vacation properties in Western North Carolina: Black Bear Cabin, located in Black Mountain, Hidden Pond, located in Asheville, and Red Wolf, located in Fletcher.

“At Carolina Mornings, we are committed to upholding the highest standard of excellence for our guests while lessening the environmental impact of our properties,” said Shari Goldstein, president of Carolina Mornings. “We are honored to be recognized by the state of North Carolina for our efforts and will continue to be leaders in green living to protect our environment for generations to come.”

NC Green Travel Partner designations are awarded through a sustainability certification process that requires them to develop and maintain certain environmental practices and by adopting and adhering to an environmental policy standard.

Carolina Mornings has served Western North Carolina for more than 15 years. Well known for a deep knowledge of the area, world-class concierge services and pet-friendly properties, Carolina Mornings luxury vacation and mountain cabin rentals are the perfect escape to experience the luxury of the Blue Ridge Mountains. For more information on vacation rentals, visit or call us (828) 398-0712.

About Margaret Williams
Editor Margaret Williams first wrote for Xpress in 1994. An Alabama native, she has lived in Western North Carolina since 1987 and completed her Masters of Liberal Arts & Sciences from UNC-Asheville in 2016. Follow me @mvwilliams

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