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Bali Eco Stay
Bali Eco Stay
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Kanciana Village , Tabanan, Bali, ID
Climate zone:
Wet Tropical

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Bali Eco Stay

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Design & Build a Sustainable Eco Tourism Property; buildings, gardens & infrastructure all to be based on Permaculture, and the 'Sarinbuana Eco Lodge' model.

Project Description

'Bali Eco Stay' was designed & built to enhance the extraordinary beauty of the 2hec. site, and to take advantage of it's abundance of water. The brief was to build a sustainable ecotourism property founded firmly on Permaculture Principles and the business model of the existing 'Sarinbuana Eco Lodge'. The rustic buildings are all built with local, farm-grown timber for the frames, walls and floors. All have long overhangs and excellent air circulation. Large gardens were built on swales and elsewhere, disused rice fields were converted to an extensive pond complex, existing food plants & trees were supplemented everywhere with new plantings. Existing rice fields were converted back to traditional non-hybrid seed and an organic production system. A ram pump supplies endless water from a clean creek to the top of the property for gravity feed to the piping network. A micro-turbine supplies some of the property's power and each building has it's own wastewater garden. Bali Eco Stay was built and opened in a year, and it made money in it's first year of operations. www.baliecostay.com


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