Green Gecko (http://www.thaivillarent.com) is a countryside property, resolutely Thai in style and architecture, that offers full board holidays at this private pool villa.
The villa was designed in accordance with traditional Thai architectural lines to maximize ventilation and natural cooling, and was constructed entirely by local villagers in sustainable materials. It aims to promote sustainable, responsible travel and direct interaction between locals and guests.
Rain water is harvested at the villa as the property has no mains water supply.
The property uses electrically efficient fittings and fixtures.
The private swimming pool uses a salt water sanitation process to avoid using powdered chlorine.
The property grows its own organic rice, tropical fruits and herbs.
The property practices recycling and reforestation.
Staff, services and supplies are all locally sourced.
The villa promotes and preserves local traditions and culture.
It works closely with bodies such as responsible Tourism and Ecoclub.