Paradise KohYao has achieved the internationally recommended Travelife for Hotels & Accommodations Gold Certification for 2018 for now the sixth year in a row.
Travelife, the sustainable tourism certification system, has assessed Paradise KohYao’s performance in responsibly managing its socio–economic and environmental impacts.
To gain a Travelife Gold certification the Paradise KohYao is assessed against 163 sustainability criteria and after two years, this will be reviewed. The assessment criteria includes environmental issues, such as minimising the amount of energy, waste and water. The social criteria recognises positive actions for employee welfare, working with the local community and businesses, child protection and human rights. They must also show how they are protecting local traditions and wildlife.