Play Robinson-Crusoe with just the two of you on these far-flung, private island hideaways. From high-design beachfront abodes in the Arabian Gulf to French Polynesia's unspoilt island atoll's, here are our pick of the most indulgent Honeymoon islands...
Overlooking Ninh Van Bay’s coral formations, these villas are built on the very edge of the water - with wooden steps leading directly to the ocean. Complete with private plunge pool, sundeck and hand-crafted tub big enough for two, they offer the utmost privacy - accessed only by a scenic hillside staircase. Located at the eastern end of the bay, they offer sweeping sunset views, while a dedicated butler is on-call 24 hours a day to cater to your every whim.
A dozen idyllic islands scattered around a crystalline lagoon, Tetiaroa was first favoured first by Tahitian Royalty as a summer retreat, and later by Marlon Brando - who developed the island into his personal sanctuary. Accessible only by private plane, the resort offers laid-back luxury in the midst of pristine natural surroundings. Just 35 deluxe villas each boast their own private beach and plunge pool - designed to enhance the serenity of your surroundings and merge indoor and outdoor living. All-inclusive, the resort boasts a Michelin-starred chef, luxurious Polynesian spa and lagoon-view bar.
Located on a natural island just 10 minutes off the coast of Abu Dhabi, these beautifully designed one bedroom beach villas are the ideal solution for honeymooners looking for both first-rate service and high-end design. Elegant one-bedroom beach villas blend into the landscape, with high ceilings, minimalist interiors and touches of on-trend copper furnishings. A sprawling private terrace surrounds a palm-fringed private plunge pool and day bed, just the spot to relax together in the heat of the day or under the starry desert night.
Accessible only by boat, this ultra-private one-bedroom villa is suspended above the lagoon with uninterrupted views of the ocean. Lose yourself in the utmost privacy and romance with a private infinity pool, jacuzzi, sun deck and sunken bath - all offering breathtaking views of that endless dappled blue. Have your private chef serve dinner inside or out over the water in a dining gazebo on its own jetty at sunset, or enjoy some sundowners on the sumptuous daybeds.
Just 35 minutes by boat from the port of Sihanoukville, Song Saa Private Island is spectacular in its seclusion - a seascape of undeveloped islands, deserted virgin rainforest, tropical reefs and glistening white beaches. Lose yourself in this untouched paradise without forgoing a single luxury - from huge beds dressed with the finest linen to over-sized baths, outdoor showers and private decks and pools. Indulge in all the resort has to offer, with a private breakfast on your villa's terrace, fine-dining in the world-class restaurant and unlimited access to our house wines and beverages.
Set across 1,000 unspoilt acres fringed with sugar-soft sand, this private island resort offers honeymooners barefoot luxury alongside first-class amenities. Perfect for couples, their one bedroom beach houses open out onto bright white sands and azure ocean, with direct beach access and come complete with a private pool, deck and romantic voile-draped four poster bed. If you manage to tear yourself away from your villa, you can enjoy COMO’s soothing spa, a spot of yoga, diving and world-class cuisine.Search Villas