There are nearly 200,000 islands in the world, many of which are just big enough to hold a few hotels. These natural wonders have a great deal of history as well as fascinating attractions like lighthouses, stone cottages, forests and jungles, and naturally plenty of waves and sun. The refreshing sea breeze alone will make you want to stay forever.
Island Hotels
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island – Underwater Habitat
'21mar26
Conrad Maldives  
Rangali Island
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Two interconnected Maldive islands make up one of the interesting places in the world. Rangali and Rangalifinolhu islands are linked together by a wooden footbridge and are home to 150 overwater and beach villas and the highlight of the resort, the 3-bedroom residence with an underwater bedroom, The Muraka. It's …
Accommodation types: Island   Luxury   Underwater
Baros Maldives - Highest-Rated Resort
'21mar22
Baros  
Maldives
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Hesitating between all the dream-like resorts in the Maldives? Look no further. Baros Maldives has been voted as the best one in the Maldives according to TripAdvisor. High praises for the privacy of the villas and the no-underage rule guarantee peace and quiet on this private island. Your accommodation is …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Wa Ale Island Resort - Paradise in Burma
'20dec3
Wa Ale  
Resort
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Off the beaten path, Wa Ale Resort is hidden in the southern tip of Myanmar on an archipelago of the Andaman Sea. The remote location is part of the Lampi Marine National Park and it's only accessible by a 1 hour 40 minutes long speed boat ride. However, first, you …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury   Nature
St. George's Caye Resort - Private Island Adventure in Belize
'20jun9
St. George's  
Caye Resort
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If you’re looking for a private island experience and adventures like city tours and snorkeling, St. George’s Caye Resort may be the perfect spot for your next getaway. Located on a private island in Belize, Central America, this resort is home to just 16 thatched cabanas, strictly for adults-only. The …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Nature
No Man’s Fort - Naval Fort Turned Into A Luxurious Private Island Hotel
'18sep27
No Man’s  
Fort
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No Man’s Fort is a place for someone who wants to get away from it all... and have it all. Impossible? Well, this private island resort outside Portsmouth is one of Britain’s most secluded hotels, but it might also be one of its most entertaining with five bars, a cabaret …
Accommodation types: Fort   Industrial   Island   Remote
Soneva Jani Maldives - Instagram-Famous Water Villas With Slides In The Maldives
'18aug8
Soneva Jani  
Maldives
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This resort has been a social media sensation, featured on countless blogs, Instagram accounts and Facebook pages. With picture-perfect water-villas scattered around turquoise water, it’s not hard to see why Soneva Jani is regarded by many as the ultimate traveller’s paradise. The villas sit on stilts just above the water …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Mumbo Island
'18jul16
Mumbo  
Island
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If you hate the tourist hotspots and want some peace and quiet on your holiday, there is one extreme solution. Yes, you guessed right: a desert island. Mumbo Island is a private island that was never populated prior to becoming an eco-camp so it’s perfectly pristine. It welcomes only fourteen …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Nature
Location: Mumbo Island  Malawi  Africa
Taprobane Island - Private Island With One Villa
'17aug18
Taprobane  
Island
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Imagine a private island just off Sri Lanka’s South coast that can be reached only one of two ways: a ride on the back of an elephant, or by wading through crystal clear knee-deep waters. Well, imagine no more for this place really exists - welcome to Taprobane Island! Originally …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Villa
AndBeyond Mnemba Island - Secluded Paradise In Zanzibar
'17jul24
&Beyond Mnemba  
Island
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To infinity and beyond! Okay, so maybe you’re not Buzz Lightyear... but you’ll surely be buzzing about this beautiful Mnemba Island resort located just off the northeast coast of Zanzibar! Each of the 12 open-sided, thatched wooden suites comes complete with its own private shaded veranda. The decor is simple …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury   Remote
Mustique Island - Private Tropical Island With Luxury Villas
'17jun28
Mustique Island  
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This 1400 acre Caribbean Island is some kind of Olympus of celebrity. A haunt of the famous and privileged… wait a sec, you will have to give me a minute to transcend my jealousy here… thanks. Just imagine the most beautiful deserted tropical beach, and you get to stay in …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury   Villa
Fogo Island Inn - Hotel At The Edge Of The World
'16dec2
Fogo Island  
Inn
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Located off the Northeast Coast of Newfoundland, Canada, Fogo Island is a remote yet accessible little spot (think: just over 2,000 people living in 10 distinct communities). Situated in the Labrador Current along "Iceberg Alley," the Island Inn sits by the rugged shores of the wild North Atlantic Ocean. This …
Accommodation types: Island   Luxury   Nature   Remote
Velaa Island - Luxury Maldives Resort On A Private Island With Breathtaking Spa
'16may30
Velaa  
Island
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When people think of an exclusive island experience, their thoughts tend to turn towards hotels in places like the Maldives; however, true exclusivity will be yours when you check into your private oceanfront villa on Velaa Island. This is because it is only accessible by boat, seaplane, or helicopter. The …
Accommodation types: Island   Luxury   Spa
Location: Noonu  Maldives  South Asia
Dolphin Island - Tropical Retreat In Fiji
'16may18
Dolphin Island  
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A private retreat in the South Pacific’s Fiji Islands, Dolphin Island Huka Retreats offers four rooms with accommodations for just eight guests at a time to enjoy the ultimate peace and serenity that comes with island life. With 14-acres to enjoy, guests can enjoy a plethora of activities from diving …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury   Nature
Location: Dolphin Island  Fiji  Oceania
The Brando Hotel - French Polynesian Island Named After Marlon Brando
'16mar21
The Brando  
Hotel
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With a mission to provide guests with an enriching travel experience while at the same time “preserving and protecting the natural biodiversity of Tetiaroa,” the Brando Hotel is a spectacular getaway in French Polynesia. The hotel is named after famous actor Marlon Brando who first visited Tetiaroa Island while filming …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Villa On Dunbar Rock - Villa On A Tiny Rock Island In The Caribbean Sea
'15nov16
Villa  
on Dunbar Rock
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A beauty mark on the blue cheeks of the Caribbean Sea - Dunbar Rock has an incredible Bond-esq villa with 8 guest suites. Run by diving specialists, the hotel offers PADI courses, night dives, and three normal dives a day. Everything is included. So you can breakfast in the dining …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island
Svinoy Lighthouse – Historic Lighthouse In Norway
'15nov9
Svinoy  
Lighthouse
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Svinøy is an island off the coast of Norway. Its name translates as ‘Swine Island’ because farmers used it as grazing ground for pigs during the summer months. Norwegian authorities wanted to build a lighthouse there from 1850 but found it difficult to transport materials and build on the island. …
Accommodation types: Island   Lighthouse   Remote
Location: Herøy  Norway  West Europe
Kandolhu Island - Tiny Private Island In The Maldives
'15sep2
Kandolhu  
Island
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Known for its pristine white-sand beaches and crystalline waters, The Maldives consists of approximately 1,200 islands that have become a premier holiday destination for travelers from around the world. Kandolhu Island is perhaps one of the best-kept secrets of the Maldives, situated only 70 kilometers southwest of Male. The 25-minute …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa - Crown Jewel Of The Maldives
'15aug4
Taj Coral  
Reef Resort & Spa
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The Vivanta by Taj - Coral Reef, Maldives has become a crown jewel with its astounding sunsets, pristine beaches, and humbling beauty. It is truly a dream destination for honeymooners, beach lovers, serious divers, and adventurers. Only accessible via a private speedboat, the lagoon is peppered with private villas suspended …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island
Inish Turk Beg - Rugged Times On A Beautiful Island
'15jul21
Inish Turk  
Beg
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A private island where you and your friends and family can do pretty much whatever you want. Sound good? I thought so. But that is not all. There are five island homes with room for up to 40 guests. Each building has been created by a young architect of the …
Accommodation types: Island   Nature
The Royal At Atlantis - Paradise Island Resort In The Bahamas
'15jun22
Atlantis  
Paradise Island
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From the moment you step on the island, the imaginative and innovative design of Hotel Atlantis Paradise Island will transport you to the mythical paradise of the lost city of Atlantis. The astounding surroundings and entertainment venues will help you discover all the pleasures of this island paradise. There are …
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury