It All Started With A Love Affair
A dream of Chris and Farina Kingsley’s, Wa Ale is a special unspoiled retreat, born out of their love of Myanmar and its people.
The brainchild of Chris and Farina Kingsley, Wa Ale Island Resort was born out of their love for a country, its people and its unspoiled paradise. Their dream: the first luxury eco-resort to open the doors of Myanmar’s untouched Myeik Archipelago to the world; it is a haute-bohemian utopia that all began with a couple’s spirit of adventure and heart of purpose. Wa Ale, an island resort offering the epitome of luxury and comfort without impacting the environment in any way; not a single tree removed.
“Wa Ale is everything that is right in the world, the way exotic resorts should be built, and luxurious wilderness explorations taken.”
“We are proud that sustainability drives every single business and operating decision, that it is woven into the very fabric of who we are and what we offer.”
“Every guest who stays at Wa Ale shares these ethos and is contributing to a new movement in responsible and purposeful travel.”
Wa ale Island Resort pledges to annually donate 20% of net profits and 2% of room revenues to the Lampi Foundation. It is Wa Ale Island Resort commitment to help preserve and protect the Lampi Marine National Park under the guidance of the Myanmar government with the intention to set a precedent for future tourism projects in the Myeik Archipelago