If you are looking for the ultimate Robinson Crusoe Island we have scoured the globe and identified our ten favourite island hotels, where snow-white beaches and pristine waters are guaranteed. These are all islands where you can enjoy the highest standard of service, exceptional accommodation, facilities and wonderful food. You are only one step away from paradise.
Simply click on the name of the property to read more about it.
North Island, Seychelles is a stunning private granite island situated just 15 miles north of the largest island in the Seychelles, Mahé. North island is surrounded by luminous white beaches, turquoise waters, lush forests and swaying palms. This is truly your very own private desert island.
Six Senses Laamu Maldives is located in the Laamu Atoll and is the only resort within this Atoll, which is remote, even by Maldivian standards. Six Senses Laamu is part of the Six Senses group and retains the standard luxury that the Maldives have become renowned for, whilst setting a new high level of sustainable tourism. 97 Beach Villas, Two Bedroom Beach Villas with a pool and Water Villas complete this unorthodox minded resort which loves everything sustainable, local, organic and wholesome.
andBeyond Benguerra Island is located in Mozambique, set amongst lush trees and overlooking the azure waters of the Benguerra Channel. The lodge has been immaculately refurbished and offers the very finest in barefoot luxury, whilst maintaining local tradition.
TAPROBANE ISLAND, SRI LANKA
Taprobane Island was originally built in the 1920’s by the romantically named but self-styled Count de Mauny-Talvande. The island with its neo-palladian mansion has played host to Kings, Queens, presidents, prime ministers, aristocracy, writers and eccentrics, giving it a very colourful history, which guests can now share. The Island comprises 2½ acres of sheer tropical fantasy with nothing between it and the South Pole. Accommodation is provided in 5 en-suite bedrooms, with spacious living areas, balconies, verandahs, tropical gardens and a stunning infinity pool. A staff of 5 cater for your every need; in fact after arrival, guests frequently never leave the Island until their departure. This is Sri Lanka’s only privately owned island.
andBeyond Mnemba Island, Tanzania, is a private tropical island just off the north-east coast of Zanzibar. It is a small and exclusive island dedicated to barefoot luxury and offers the most idyllic setting for a very exclusive beach holiday.
Kaya Mawa, Malawi is an island that is consistently voted as one of the top ten romantic getaways. Kaya Mawa is located on the secluded Likoma Island enclave on Lake Malawi and is a true “Robinson Crusoe” castaway. This is the true definition of rustic and like the local people here say “turn your watch forward an hour and back 100 years”.
Niyama, Maldives by AQUUM is a luxury resort which dares to be different. Located in the south western Atoll of Dhaalu, Niyama offers a perfect romantic break for honeymooners and couples, in a natural tranquil setting and is aimed at the sophisticated, savvy and stylish traveller.
The Nihiwatu Hotel stretches across 560 acres of natural land, including a private beach. The hotel offers both secluded privacy and the ultimate exclusivity. There are ancient tribal cultures and wonderful natural beauty that acts as a stunning backdrop to this hotel.
Fregate Private Island, Seychelles is an island of outstanding natural beauty with giant, granite boulders that rise from seven white sand beaches. Fregate Island is a unique destination to experience the best the Seychelles has to offer. This small and exclusive luxury island is four degrees south of the equator and is accessed by a twenty minute flight from Mahé.
Song Saa in Sihanoukville, Cambodia is as seductive as the name implies, and uses all of the elements of nature, which makes this resort so special.