Newark, N.Y. - Vintage Gardens Bed & Breakfast has announced they have been awarded for the third year in a row the, Bronze level GreenLeader Award. The TripAdvisor® GreenLeadersTM program, helps travelers plan greener trips by identifying environmentally-friendly accommodations across the U.S.

TripAdvisor GreenLeaders have met a set of environmental standards developed for TripAdvisor by a leading environmental consulting firm, with input from expert partners. The more green practices a hotel has in place, the higher its GreenLeader level, which is shown on the property's listing on the TripAdvisor site.

"At Vintage Gardens Bed & Breakfast we believe that every little bit we can do does help to preserve our world, and that our choices do make a difference in reducing the carbon footprint. We strive to provide the highest level of hospitality and guest experience, while preserving and promoting the unique historical and environmentally sensitive nature of our property and the region. We are committed to sustainability. When ever possible we grow it, we buy local, we recycle, and use "fair trade products." We believe in making green choices at Vintage Gardens Bed and Breakfast," said owner Kimberlee Meeks.

The TripAdvisor GreenLeaders program was developed in partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's ENERGY STAR® program, the U.S. Green Building Council, and the United Nations Environment Programme. For more information, please visit

Vintage Gardens Bed and Breakfast offers a special lodging experience for guests. The historic inn is gracefully poised on more than 2.5 secluded acres. The park-like setting includes formal gardens and woodlands. Formerly the Jackson's Perkins Rose Company Estate, this unique B&B is located in the village of Newark, two blocks from the historic Eire Canal in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of Western New York. Tastefully furnished with antiques, each of the five guestrooms has a view of the gardens and its own distinctive feel to make your stay a memorable one. You will encounter warm hospitality and the charm of a vintage B&B with many modern conveniences.