There is perhaps no greater luxury than having the ability to escapes life’s hectic demands, even if only for a time. While for many people that means a weekend escape to a nearby bed-and-breakfast, for those truly living the luxury lifestyle, escape means stepping outside the confines of the ordinary — literally. One of the most popular ways to do just that is by securing a private island getaway, which is a larger aspect of the real estate industry than most people realize.
To shine a light on what you are missing, we have compiled a list of the top 5 most luxurious private islands in the world.
If your idea of luxury includes international fare brought in fresh and skillfully prepared while you lounge beneath the palm trees, then Villa Corallina, Tahiti, is the place for you. With only one luxurious villa surrounded by lush vegetation, Villa Corallina offers the ultimate in privacy and luxury.
If you want to experience the thrill of the jungle while also enjoying access to luxury and comfort, then Matangi Island, Fiji, is the perfect private island for you. Comprised of 240 acres of natural jungle vegetation and dormant volcano, Mantaji offers a luxurious treehouse complete with a hot tub, rainforest trail, and access to the white sands and clear-blue water.
Enjoying the luxuries of a private island is not limited to tropical destinations. In fact, some of the most popular private islands are located in North America. One of the most luxurious is Sonora Resort, British Columbia, which offers stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, artfully prepared gourmet food, and activities sure to inspire and entertain any guest.
For a combination of luxury meets adventure, North Island, Seychelles, has a great deal to offer. Here, travelers can choose from 11 private villas spread across the natural landscape. North Island offers all the luxuries of a resort, including butler service, gourmet meals, and access to all that the island has to offer. Animal lovers will enjoy visiting the wildlife sanctuary featuring a variety of endangered animals, including giant tortoises.
Indigo Bay, Mozambique, is considered the most luxurious private island in the world. Located in the Indian Ocean, this large island features a total of 14 resorts nestled in the lush landscape. Even though Indigo Bay offers a departure from everyday life, it is equipped with all the amenities and luxuries of modern day. Indigo Bay also offers a unique experience of a private African game reserve.
With a private island adventure, the luxury lifestyle never felt so relaxing.