Most Scenic Secluded Beach Resorts You Need to Know About

Are you in search for the most scenic secluded beach resorts where you can avoid the crowds of people? These 11 hidden beaches can surprise you – the choice is yours! Astonishing nature and local food, diving from the yacht and luxury spa treatments – everything is possible in these small isles of paradise.





1. Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Florida Keys



You may be dazed, but the archipelago is made up of more than 1,700 tropical islands. Located off the fabled Florida Keys coastline, on a private island full of verdant tropical foliage and exotic wildlife, rests Little Palm Island Resort & Spa – a destination like no other. Here you can spend days without bumping into another human. A true escape, Little Palm’s perfect combination of privacy and luxury is maintained through a tradition of keeping TVs and phones out of the guest rooms and public areas.




2. COMO Parrot Cay, Turks and Caicos



COMO Parrot Cay is a Caribbean private island resort in the Turks and Caicos – an archipelago which is made up of eight principal islands and more than 40 smaller cays. The island itself is rich in hidden coves, reefs and pristine white beaches, and allows experiencing first-hand the rhythms of the natural world with no cars, pollution or streetlights. Enjoy fresh, local, and organic seafood along with holistic wellbeing treatments at COMO Shambhala Retreat.





3. Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, Mexico



Located on the northern tip of Bahía de Banderas and just 45 minutes from big beach town Puerto Vallarta, Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita boasts one of the world’s largest natural bays. From bountiful breakfast buffets to modern interpretations of Mexican classics, everything on our restaurant menus is prepared with fresh local ingredients and presented with Punta Mita flair. You also can’t miss fishing, snorkelling and diving from the yacht, while enjoying spectacular views.





4. Golden Eye, Jamaica



Ian Fleming, who suffered from writer’s block, created the James Bond character while at GoldenEye, and wrote another Bond adventure during every winter. His escape then transformed into 49-room hidden beach resort on the northern coast of Jamaica. Today you can feel why GoldenEye served as an inspiration for the legendary 007. You can even book the Ultimate James Bond Experience and live like Ian Fleming did!





5. Coco Privé, Maldives



Coco Privé is a wonderful private island in the Maldives, where you can live out your own modern-day version of Robinson Crusoe. Privileged guests of Coco Privé enjoy their own 1.4 hectares island in the Maldives. A maximum of 12 people can stay in one of the 6 beach front luxury villas, each of them offering breathtaking ocean views. Guests are enticed to go out and to try unique activities organized by the discreet and professional staff: romantic sunset dinner on the beach, spa treatments, water sport activities, sand-bank picnics or sleeps under the stars. Privacy is guaranteed!





6. The Brando, French Polynesia



Legendary actor Marlon Brando once said: “Tetiaroa is beautiful beyond my capacity to describe”. It’s easy to say why. The Brando is a unique luxury resort on French Polynesia’s private island of Tetiaroa – an atoll composed of a dozen small islands 30 miles northeast of Tahiti. The nature is absolutely astonishing here, and you can enjoy a wide variety of activities here: from bicycling, snorkeling and bird watching to diving and paddle boarding. Guests can witness underwater life at a coral garden firsthand, explore the spectacular lagoon or experience rich Polynesian culture: through dance, music lessons with ukulele, pahu or toere and cuisine demonstrations.





7. Annandale, New Zealand



If you are looking for true isolation, you can experience it here. This place is picturesque 24-7 and time stands still. The tranquility is something you’ll never get from the busy city life. Guests can enjoy the exclusive use of the property they choose, where privacy, stunning scenery and the smell of fresh air are guaranteed. The world can’t find you here.





8. Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort, Fiji



Overlooking beautiful Savusavu Bay, the Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort features just 25 luxurious bures, or thatched-roof bungalows. Everything you can dream of, is here: mysterious mountains, palm trees, rainforests, waterfalls, and fresh-water pools. Limitless fun and adventure await both couples and families. From paddle boarding to snorkeling. From hiking to exploring the private island just offshore. If you want to rest at the back of your bure, that’s also fine. Just remember that privacy is requested by placing a wooden coconut on your front deck, or outside your door.



9. Mnemba Island, Zanzibar


A romantic hideaway, Mnemba Island is an exclusive paradise featuring twelve rustically chic beachside bandas, for just 24 guests, connected to the breathtaking Mnemba atoll. The adventure starts already when you’ll be trying to reach the island: 90-minute drive through Zanzibar’s spice plantations, wading through knee-deep ocean water and 20-minute ride over to the tiny island. You won’t regret it though. Discover unpretentious paradise on exclusive island, where the simple pleasures become your most treasured of memories for many years to come.




10. Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania, Australia



The Saffire experience is made up of moments. Meaningful moments that capture the essence of Saffire and its close connection to the Freycinet area. The moments can be as unique as wading out to partake of fresh oysters in the waters of a nearby estuary (yes, you read that correctly), or as surprising as realising your wine glass hasn’t been empty since sitting down to dinner. All of the suites are luxuriously appointed, featuring the best in design and capturing the magical nature of the surrounding coastline. You’ll want to come back as soon as you leave.





11. Fregate Island Private, Seychelles



National Geographic describes this place as “part tropical paradise, part wild isle”. And this is a very accurate description. The island is a paradise, bursting with wildlife, invites guests to immerse body and mind in nature’s beauty. All is designed for carefree luxury in harmony with the precious environment, where villas merge with the fabulous scenery secluded in lush foliage, and infinity pools spill into the blue horizon.