The beach is always calling, but what’s your beach style? Powder white sand under the shade of a palm tree, cocktail in hand, turquoise waters lapping at your feet? Snorkel and fins on hand 24/7 – couldn’t miss a house reef sighting!
Isolation – private islands only, please.
There is something for everyone and we have put the heavy hours in to make sure we know the best options on offer.
For ultimate luxury, the 115 islands that make up the Seychelles Archipelago offer impossibly scenic beaches. From dense thickets of palm trees to giant granite boulders that are seemingly littered along the dazzling white sand, the islands are breath-taking. On some islands, you could find yourself sharing the beach with the Aldabra giant tortoise which can grow to 305kg!
Australias East Coast is home to some legendary beaches and the worlds largest coral reef system, the Great Barrier Reef. Visible from space, the reef is a kaleidoscope of colours and the beaches that surround this rich marine sanctuary have, arguably, some of the most power white, soft sand in the world.
In search of some world famous surf that rolls up onto your bungalow door? Teetering between the lush tropical rainforest and Pacific Ocean, the Costa Rican coastline is perfect for those active beach dwellers. Surfing, horse riding, rock jumping above waterfalls, ocean fishing and bird watching to name but a few.