5 Islands to Hire for your Exclusive Event
Hiring a five star island for your exclusive event offers the ultimate in privacy and tranquility. With stunning white sands, warm turquoise sea and completely unspoilt surroundings you are a million miles away from the pace and stress of everyday life. Perfect for that special occasion, such as a wedding, milestone birthday, anniversary celebration, family gathering or executive retreat for the rich and famous, hiring a private island offers a truly unforgettable experience.
Take a look at 5 of the top luxury islands on our “wish list”, most of which have played host to celebrities such as Simon Cowell, Kate Winslet and David Hasselhoff. Boasting powder white sands and alluring azure water, which of these paradisiacal private islands will win your seal of approval?
Necker Island, Caribbean
Home to none other than Sir Richard Branson, Necker Island is unquestionably the most idyllic place in the British Virgin Islands to hire for your exclusive event. Hosting a completely unique retreat for up to 30 guests, it represents the ultimate in privacy and is a purely magnificent hideaway. Located only a 35-minute flight away from San Juan and 1.2 hours away from Antigua, it is also home to 200 flamingos!
Offering the best of both worlds with majestic style villas, panoramic sea views and a host of recreational activities for those that like to keep busy, the Paradise Island also provides an impressive 60 staff members for your beck and call. This tropical oasis provides the perfect surroundings to celebrate a wedding, birthday, special anniversary or perhaps host an important family gathering.
Little Whale Cay, Bahamas
Little Whale Cay is set in the heart of the Bahamas and offers visitors every opportunity to indulge and create memories of a lifetime. Developed in the 1930’s, this 93-acre private island lies just 140 miles southeast of Florida; an accessible 3-hour flight from New York, 5 hours from LA and 9 hours From London. Steeped in rich history and boasting an array of top class facilities, Little Whale Cay offers truly exclusive surroundings for visitors to unwind and relax away from the crowds, secure in the heartfelt welcome from the 13-onsite staff. A perfect place to invigorate the soul and host a small luxury celebration, three beautifully secluded sea-view homes will hold up to 12 visitors offering an unspoilt, private playground where a sense of fun and adventure can run wild.
Laucala Island, Fiji
Often referred to as “The Garden Of Eden” Laucala is everything you would expect from an exclusive island, and more. Exuding all the elegance of the lifestyles of the rich and famous, the Island can host up to an impressive 150 guests. There are 25 exclusively designed bures (Fijian house) all made from local materials, which can accommodate between 2 to 6 guests per villa. Each bure has its very own exclusive interiors, private pool, and walkways that meander down to private coves and soft stretches of white sand. Boasting a tropical climate all year round, it is a sun lover’s paradise with temperatures constantly reaching between 22-31 degrees. Those that like to keep busy will never be bored with the broad range of activities on offer; from horse riding, fishing, golf, tennis and yoga there is also a fully equipped fitness studio. Fijian flair runs through the heart of the island's incredible cuisine where attentive service ensures guests are left wanting for nothing.
Situated only a short boat or helicopter ride away from the sought after island of Ibiza, Tagomago is one of the most exclusive islands in the Mediterranean. Home to a stunning, modern mansion located at the centre of the Island, breathtaking views, country pathways and beautiful beaches surround the entire estate. The perfect getaway for a short family holiday or for hosting a special event, the island offers a completely secluded paradise with opportunities to visit the lively party island of Ibiza in only 5 minutes. There is a diverse range of activities available, from trekking and swimming to bird watching, scuba diving or relaxing in the steam bath and whirlpools.
Little Palm Island, Florida
Little Palm Island is a true hidden treasure in the Florida Keys; one of America’s most secluded and romantic retreats it is accessible only by boat or seaplane. Graced with an abundance of natural beauty, the Island offers a diverse range of packages for weddings, honeymoons and romantic breaks away. There are endless sporting adventures above and below water, with opportunities to water ski, dive, snorkel, deep-sea fish and sail the turquoise waters. As well as indulge in the peaceful surroundings and enjoy the world class spa facilities on site and a restaurant that has been ranked as one of the best in Florida!
Relax and enjoy one of the handsome, thatched roof villas discreetly placed around the Island amid palm fringed beaches, complete with private sun decks and spectacular sea views. Each divine abode is without a telephone, television or alarm clocks to really let visitors switch off from the buzz of everyday life. Although, there is access to internet for those that need it!