2016 World’s Top 100 Villas


01Necker Island Exclusive

Necker Island Exclusive
Necker, Sir Richard Branson’s private island paradise, is situated in the British Virgin Islands, a stunning and unspoilt area of the Caribbean.At 74 acres, Necker sits in turquoise waters surrounded by coral reefs and fringed with beautiful white sandy beaches. Necker can become your own private hideaway; away from the stresses and strains of daily life. The island can be hired exclusively or if you’re not looking to hire it exclusively, you can still enjoy the Necker experience during Celebration Weeks when individual rooms can be booked by singles or couples to enjoy our fabulous island paradise ’house party’ style.

2The Branson Estate at Moskito Island

Moskito Island
Moskito Island goes beyond conventional villa rental, with exceptional personal service in a secluded and private Caribbean setting. The island currently features a Recreation Area and the three villa Branson Estate which is available to hire on an exclusive-use basis for 22 guests.Perched on an outcrop at the northeast tip of Moskito Island is Headland House, the heart of the Branson Estate. This impressive villa is arranged with three bedrooms and living space on the ground floor leading up to the Great Room on the upper floor. All areas of Headland House are accessible by elevator. The Beach Villa houses was inspired by Richard’s daughter Holly and has an enviable sheltered position just above a sandy beach with views out to sea and up to Headland House. The elevated rooms are set back from the water and connected by a raised wooden walkway that also leads across to neighbouring Mangrove Villa.The Mangrove Villa was inspired by Richard’s son Sam, and all guest rooms face east towards Necker Island and to the island of Virgin Gorda. Nestled in amongst the mangrove trees, all rooms are elevated and connected both to Headland House and to the neighbouring Beach Villa by wooden walkways. The rich wood interiors make for a cosy feel with Balinese style objects and carvings throughout.

3Musha Cay at Copperfield

Musha Cay at Copperfield
With more than 150 acres of tropical environment, 7 beaches, very nice accommodations, and a staff of 30+ to attend to your every need, Musha Cay is available for exclusive and private use by you and 23 of your guests for a total of 24, double occupancy.Accommodations for 24 are available for only you and your guests to ensure a totally private island experience.Guests may choose to stay in their own private 10,000-square-foot villa on the crest of a hill, or a thatched-roof beach house far from sight and sound of another human being. Or they may select one of two guest villas with two bedrooms, private outdoor Jacuzzis, and beaches or a five-bedroom beachside villa. All of this is supported by a host of amenities, air-conditioned throughout, and a professional, courteous, and discreet staff to accommodate your every need.

4Calivigny Island

Calivigny Island
Calivigny Island features the “Beach House Residence”, an architectural masterpiece harmoniously blending French Colonial and Balinese styles, with 10 elegant suites and incredible views. Tastefully decorated and furnished with custom-designed furniture, fully air-conditioned with its own lavish en-suite bathroom and first-class amenities, each suite offers an authentic home away from home atmosphere.Just a short stroll down the beach from the ‘Beach House’ is the 2,500 sq m ‘Overhang Residence’ – a modern styled villa completed in 2011 with Balinese touches that compliments the existing residence. Nestled underneath the Iguana Hill with the waters of Calivigny Bay lapping at its feet and breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean in the distance one may never want to leave the villa to enjoy the rest of what Calivigny Island has to offer.

5The Sanctuary at Parrot Cay

The Sanctuary at Parrot Cay
Experience gentle cosseting in a blissful wilderness – where someone, somewhere is ironing out the creases.The Sanctuary is a unique beach property on the private island of Parrot Cay, made up of one main house consisting of three bedrooms and two 4-bedroom guesthouse. Each can be rented separately or as one unit, with a total of 11 bedrooms. Nestled beside a swatch of powder-white sand, The Sanctuary has views of both the island’s lush vegetation and turquoise sea. Inside and outside blur with large windows that bring the landscape in.Each house has a second floor master bedroom/living area with 360 degree water views. There are three en-suite bedrooms, as well as an infinity pool.


Considered one of the most luxurious and exclusive beachfront properties in the Caribbean, Cerulean Villa lies on a secluded stretch of beach set amidst tranquil landscaped gardens, creating an ambience of luxury and elegance.Decorated by the renowned New York interior designer Scott Salvator, this magnificent villa combines a serene atmosphere with a sense of proper indulgence.At Cerulean Villa, everything possible has been considered for the comfort and entertainment of guests. Not only is the property a handcrafted masterpiece of design, elegance and luxury, but it also seamlessly and sensitively combines hi-tech amenities with the warmth that the guests desire. Oozing with visual textures and lush fabrics, every objet d’ art has been meticulously hand-picked, from the beautiful blue marine cashmere blankets to the carefully laid out art books that grace the bookshelves.

7Azur Estate

Azur Estate
Azur estate is the perfect venue either for your private stay or for organizing any event in a secure surrounding. This luxury residence is ideal for big families or group of friends. The lounging area around the swimming-pool and hot tub can accomodate up to 30 guests while the pool house with its small kitchen & bar welcome you to savor any food & drink by the poolside. Thanks to the infinity waterfall sound you will be transported to an intense relaxing moment, let’s forget everything and listen to the light breeze made by the 6000 plants and trees planted in the magical garden.The largest of the 4 terraces offers enough space for your whole group and your guest, all terraces provide breathtaking views to wit : the Alps snow-covered caps, the Baou, the typical southern village of Saint-Jeannet and to the Mediterraneen see. For sportmans what a pleasant idea to start the day doing some sport in the outdoor gym or enjoying the spa area.

8Amanyara Artist Residence – 5 Bedroom Ocean

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On a quaint island known for ripsaw music and delicious conch, step into a zen-like haven far away from the hustle and bustle of the daily grind. Set on the isle of Providenciales in the Turks and Caicos Islands, Amanyara resort embraces the unspoiled natural elements of the Caribbean while offering unparalleled service. The resort draws its name from a creative juxtaposition of aman, the Sanskrit word for ‘peace,’ and yara, ‘place’ in the language of the native Arawaks. Whether you want to relax in the spa, sip on cocktails at the beach club, lounge on the sun deck, peruse in the library or get some exercise at the fitness center and tennis courts, full access to the resort facilities is complimentary for all guests. The residence comprises a series of elegant pavilions that bring the idea of indoor/outdoor living to a crescendo. Alfresco showers, a black infinity-edged swimming pool, extensive hardwood decking and stone accents together command a profound feeling of serenity.


Primavera is a sprawling, 20,000-square-foot, private, oceanfront estate nestled inside a gated community that includes the world class Four Seasons Resort and St Regis Resort, in Punta de Mita, Mexico.Designed by esteemed Architect Marta Lozano, this property is rich in architectural details, abundant with antiques, and reveals incredible stone and wood handcrafted finishes.This spectacular estate boasts seven bedrooms, (four spacious, oceanfront masters, mountain view private villa, separate boys and girls guest bedrooms), eight fully-appointed bathrooms and two half bathrooms.

10Estate Marietas

The spectacular oceanfront villa ‘Marietas’ is ideally situated in the prime location of La Punta in Punta Mita, Mexico – on the ‘point’ of the Bahia de Banderas peninsula, just 35 miles west of Puerto Vallarta, and stunningly positioned in Mexico’s most luxurious resort.
La Punta Estates is a private, gated community of exquisite custom design oceanfront residences, all of which are located on the prime point of the Punta Mita peninsula, which extends into the waters where Banderas Bay meet the Pacific Ocean. The Marietas Islands are visible offshore. Golf course fairways meander throughout this community, of both of Punta Mita’s Signature Jack Nicklaus golf courses. These homes are all less than a mile to the St. Regis Punta Mita Resort and its beach club.