PRIVATE RESORTS & WATER VILLAS FOR YOUR HIDDEN PARADISE GATEWAY
Close your eyes and imagine you’re on a secret island where no one knows and waking up in a house surrounded by clear, shimmering water. Upon exiting your door, you can cannonball into the water without a care in the world. Or, you could just sit and watch the sunset from your doorway. It sounds like a dream, right? Here’s how you can make it a reality. Here are Indonesia best keep-secrets private island resorts and water villas with views so perfect you’ll never want to leave.
Did you know, the world's best hotel isn't in London or New York but on a little known island in Indonesia, known as Sumba Island. Remote and completely off the grid, Nihiwatu was formerly a surf lodge until it was bought by self-made fashion billionaire Chris Burch in partnership with hotelier James McBride four years ago and transformed into a culturally immersive enclave of active adventure and serious indulgence. Nihiwatu is the only resort on Sumba Island where the population of 650,000 still live a traditional life and practice their own distinct tribal rituals. Here you can enjoy Nihiwatu’s 2.5 km sweep of beach, a private infinity pool, and a bathroom complete with outdoor jungle shower.
You can also have an exceptional and enriching experience in a sustainable environment by staying at Misool Raja Ampat Resort. Located in Indonesia’s Raja Ampat archipelago, the resort is nestled among uninhabited islands and the villas are built from reclaimed tropical hardwood and embrace a chic, minimalist style. Upgrade your Kalimantan diving experience with a stay at the luxurious Virgin Cocoa. Virgin Cocoa is a hideaway island surrounded by fine, white sandy beaches and a stunning reef, located at the south end of the Maratua atoll, Kalimantan. This resort is perfect for active explorers as well as those looking for the quiet enjoyment of a private island. If you crave for pristine beaches with unspoiled white sands, you’d love to visit Pulo Cinta (Love Island). There you can enjoy the breathtaking beauty of nature away from the crowd, making it great for honeymoon destination. Enjoy beautiful sunrises and sunsets at Togian Island, where you can find your idyllic beach hideaway complete with clear blue water and pristine white beaches!