It is not only the mountains that convert your ideas of vacation to paradise, but an exclusive trip to the most wondrous private islands while planning for a holiday is an exquisite treat to yourself. Island is the best place when you think of crystal clear water, blue skies, pure breeze, pollution-free environment and a very natural atmosphere.

Peace, adventure, luxury, pride, comfort, economy and much more follow you when deciding for a holiday trip to the world’s best private islands in the world. Family or friends – booking a private island is an amazing thought of spending some extra time in open nature with unimaginable luxury and the most sought for comfort!

Here’s a List of 10 Private Islands for Your Vacations:


This realistically small piece of paradise is stretched across the Caribbean to the off-coast of Nicaragua. Enjoy beautiful weather, crystal clear water and sublime untouched environment on this one of the most exclusive private islands in the world.

Dining on the terrace, at a bar near a pool, in a restaurant or near a beach-side adds more thrill and excitement to your stay. Hawksbill turtles are a delight to watch!

Calala Island, Nicaragua
Calala Island, Nicaragua Image Source: TripAdvisor


This world’s best private and most beautiful island in the world is situated in Whitsundays near the Great Barrier Reef. You can enjoy your stay in penthouses, luxurious suites, exclusive villas and beach-side guest rooms. You can add water sports to your list of adventure and local and international delicacies to your taste.

Hayman Island, Australia
Hayman Island, Australia Image Source: JetStar


The turquoise waters, shiny white sands, pollution-free oceanic winds, skillfully handcrafted villas,  attached pools and private gardens to your villas and clear weather of North Island make it one of the best luxury private islands in the world.

There’s a library for avid readers, gyms for fitness freaks, dive-center for adventure seekers and spas for peace lovers.

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North Island, Seychelles
North Island, Seychelles Image Source: Elegent Resorts


Laucala Island in Fiji is the world’s best private and most beautiful island in the world. It is stretched across approximately 3500 acres amidst exclusively tall coconut trees, sandy beaches, incredible scenic views and lush green mountains.

You think about an adventure and you find it here: scuba diving, rain-forest tours, horse riding, sea-surfing, playing golf, and meeting local artists.

Laucala Island, Fiji
Laucala Island, Fiji Image Source: Island Escapes Australia


One of the world’s best private islands in the world, &Beyond Mnemba is privately situated near northeast coast of Zanzibar. Obtain total rejuvenation that helps you find yourself in total peace and harmony with the nature comprising of pine forests and untarnished sands.

Enjoy the most astounding and jaw-dropping underwater world via snorkeling and water diving and sunbathing and massages with 24 guests at a stretch.

andBeyond Mnemba Island, Tanzania
andBeyond Mnemba Island, Tanzania Image Source: andBeyond Resort


Inspired by a Sanskrit word meaning wisdom and located on Medhufaru Island, this place stands amidst serene beaches, tropical greenery, and breathtaking oceanic view. The cottage-like small and are worth remembering for a lifetime.

Just lie back in bed and stargaze through the retractable roofs of the luxurious villas in the middle of Indian Ocean; and this makes this island count in the list of top 10 private islands in the world.

“Maldives is the most popular destination for overwater bungalows island resorts in the world”, according to this dedicated portal for Overwater Bungalows.

Maldives offers a large number of private islands which are considered heaven on the earth, explore more beautiful private islands on this page with facility of reservation.

Soneva Jani, Maldives
Soneva Jani, Maldives Image Source: Soneva Resort Maldives


This 74 acre private island belongs to Sir Richard Branson and is hence counted in the list of one of the most exclusive private islands in the world. Situated in the Caribbean, this island has an astounding view of two hundred plus flamingos.

You can stay with a group of thirty three people including friends and family members.

Necker Island, British Virgin Islands
Necker Island, British Virgin Islands Image Source: CaribJournal


The COMO Parrot Cay has been rated as one of the top 10 private islands in the world as it is one of the most favorite among celebrities. The beach is accompanied with an award-winning resort stretched across 1000 acres of untouched natural environment offering holistic activities like yoga and other therapies; and diving and interesting cuisines.

COMO Parrot Cay, Turks & Caicos
COMO Parrot Cay, Turks & Caicos Image Source: Out There Magazine


The Jumby Bay is stretched across 300 acres and is situated at a distance of two miles from the coast of Antigua. This island can be reached only by boat, showing no urban population or civilization in its vicinity. Enjoy utmost privacy in its resort in the middle of a very peaceful and silent atmosphere.

Jumby Bay Island Antigua
Jumby Bay Island Antigua Image Source: CaribJournal


This tropical little island is at a distance of approximately an hour from Manila. It can be reached only by a private jet. To add more to your thrilling life, you can access an Aman Spa, poolside clubhouse, casitas, dive center, tennis courts, hiking, turtle spotting and clubs.

Amanpulo Resort, Philippines
Amanpulo Resort, Philippines Image Source: TripAdvisor

Hope this list brings you closer to your plan of sprinkling some excitement to your monotonous life. Do give a thought to the list before you plan an outing with your loved ones and would love to surprise them with your choice of adventure. An adventure that they will never forget for their lifetime!

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Zuzana loves to explore various islands around the world. She is very fond of the Maldives, Bora Bora, Sri Lanka, Fiji, etc. She is the main writer of this popular blog on islands.

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