Necker Island

Jane Anderson, Honeymoon expert Jane's verdict
Sir Richard Branson famously bought Necker Island for a song and built it up to be one of the world's most exclusive private islands. Hire the entire island with friends and family or book a room just for the two of you during a ‘Celebration Week’. Adrenaline junkies will find all the toys from kite surfing to racing around the island on mini catamarans.

Recommended place to stay: Necker Island

Necker Island says

Sir Richard Branson’s famed Necker Island, in the British Virgin Islands, is one of the world’s ultimate getaways.

  • Exclusive resort
  • Spectacular beaches
  • Ultimate luxury

Necker Island hosts a number of Celebration Weeks each year when couples can book one of the rooms – how about that for a fabulous honeymoon idea?

Surrounded by turquoise waters in this unspoilt area of the Caribbean, Necker is blessed with white, sandy beaches, beautiful coral reefs and wildlife from pink flamingoes to tortoises.

Blending into the tropical landscape are six beautiful Balinese Houses, providing guests with stunning ocean views and privacy both featuring either a shared pool area or private plunge pool.

Then there’s The Great House, perched with a commanding position at the top of the island. In addition to its eight spacious bedrooms, couples can opt for the Master Suite, at the top of the Great House, with fabulous panoramic views and a two-person Jacuzzi – it’s very private, very romantic and just what you dream of for the ultimate honeymoon.

There is no shortage of things to do on Necker Island during the day. The highly qualified team of watersports staff will give you the chance to try out all the latest watersports on island, but if you fancy sitting back and relaxing around the infinity there are two to choose from.

If lying back and being pampered is more your style, hit the Bali Leha spa, and indulge in the best of cuisine prepared by our chefs. Ask us for your favourite dish, or just let us impress you and leave the decisions up to us.

All meals and drinks including fine champagne as well as the various water sports on offer are included; a week costs US $35,000 per couple excluding flights. See price details.

Of course, if you are looking for the ultimate wedding party for up to 34 family and friends, you can hire this entire private island paradise.

Necker was extensively renovated following damage caused by Hurricane Irma in 2017, and reopened in October 2018. Contact our reservations team for the latest update.

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