KHAO LAK, Thailand, 21 December 2023: Embracing the true spirit of Christmas and environmental responsibility, OUTRIGGER Khao Lak Beach Resort presents an elegant and sustainable Christmas tree in its lobby. 

Designed by the resort’s dedicated hosts, this innovative Christmas tree is crafted entirely from recycled plastic bottles, adorned with twinkling lights and embellished with recycled ornaments, creating a striking symbol of sustainability and holiday cheer.

CAPTION: Sustainable Santa and OUTRIGGER Khao Lak’s environmentally friendly Christmas tree.

“The tree symbolises our unwavering commitment to sustainability and is inspired by OUTRIGGER Zone, our global conservation initiative. It is a powerful reminder of the positive impact we can make by embracing eco-friendly practices in the travel and hospitality industry,” said Resort Manager Sujittra Rongmuang.

This recycled Christmas tree has become a captivating focal point, sparking meaningful conversations among guests about the urgency of reducing waste and the significance of adopting sustainable habits in daily life.

“Our Christmas tree is a testament to the power of creativity, community, the true spirit of Christmas and, most importantly, our collective responsibility to care for the environment,” said Ms Rongmuang.

Located on the serene Bang Sak beach, OUTRIGGER Khao Lak Beach Resort, a 158-key garden resort, offers a delightful beachfront setting just a 90-minute drive north of Phuket International Airport.

The resort’s commitment to sustainability extends beyond the festive season, with various eco-friendly initiatives to minimise its environmental footprint.

For example, the resort’s hosts clean the beach in front of the property; no plastic straws are used in the hotel; the kitchen reuses waste food for organic compost in its herb garden; and automatic electricity cut-out activates when guests leave their room.

Travellers seeking a harmonious blend of luxury service and eco-conscious hospitality can learn more about OUTRIGGER Khao Lak Beach Resort and make reservations at

This sustainable Christmas tree initiative showcases OUTRIGGER Khao Lak’s dedication to promoting eco-tourism and sustainable practices, providing guests with a meaningful and environmentally conscious holiday experience.

OUTRIGGER Khao Lak Beach Resort nestles on the pristine shores of Bang Sak Beach, a 90-minute drive north of Phuket airport. The 158-key resort offers an exquisite escape where the sand meets uninterrupted views of the breathtaking Andaman Sea. Learn more about your captivating getaway at

For 76 years, OUTRIGGER has charted a journey of discovery – expanding from Hawai‘i to premier resort destinations, including Fiji, Mauritius, Thailand and the Maldives. Find out more at  or visit @OUTRIGGERResorts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.