6 Places Where You Can Vacation Like the Stars
It’s almost Oscar time – let’s luxuriate in the celebrity-style vacation experience.2017-02-14
It’s almost Oscar time – let’s luxuriate in the celebrity-style vacation experience. Our collection includes villas fit for the stars. Many villas have even hosted them, and a few are owned by them! You can enjoy the luxe life of the Hollywood types at these villas, with over-the-top amenities like private spas, exclusive beachfront locations, speedboats, gourmet chefs – even your own nightclub.
Kairos at Jumby Bay
What’s the go-to celeb getaway? A private beach house, of course. Escape to Kairos – Greek for “idle time” – where you can dine outside by the beach and gaze out at the ocean from your second story deck. You’ll enjoy exclusive access to the Jumby Bay resort’s watersports, putting green, tennis courts, and unlimited open bar. But only if you want – you’ve got your own infinity pool, private chef, and beach.
If you’re heading to the Cannes Film Festival, here's your house. From the marble staircase to the grand receptions rooms, Du Phare has all the luxury elements. This is how the celebs do Cannes: partying at a sprawling property with nine bedrooms, a private pool, tennis court, discotheque (yes, that’s right), gym, home cinema, and steam room.
Goldeneye Ian Fleming Villa
Goldeneye doesn’t just have a 007-inspired name – it’s the actual birthplace of James Bond. Capture the intrigue of the seaside hideaway where Ian Fleming wrote all the Bond novels. That intrigue includes a full-time staff, fully stocked bar (with plenty of Blackwell Rum), spa, media room, and multiple outdoor dining options, including the Fleming cave. His original writing desk is even still there.
Villa Il Borro
A stay at a Tuscan villa will surely make you feel like you’re part of the A-list. Villa Il Borro is part of a 19th-century estate surrounded by rolling hills, Italian gardens, and unspoiled woods. It comes complete with an indoor pool, sauna, and Turkish bath. But it’s mostly about food and wine. Dine at the estate’s various restaurants, and sample the local Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Syrah.
Casa Tres Soles
Celebs love their privacy, and that’s what you’ll find at Casa Tres Soles. One of the most beautiful homes in Punta Mita, this beachfront paradise features elegance in every detail, as well as unbelievable 180-degree ocean views. Take a dip in your large curved infinity pool, or stroll down to the private white sand beach. Want more? You got it: gym, tennis court, sauna, massage room, and bar.
Necker Island Exclusive
British Virgin Islands
We saved the most indulgent for last – Necker Island Exclusive, Sir Richard Branson’s stunning private island escape. Vacation like a billionaire on this 74-acre Bali-inspired hideaway with great house plus six additional houses, with a total of up to 17 bedrooms. So, what can you expect? Open-air bathrooms, resident chefs, private spa, beach pavilions, two freshwater pools, sail- and speedboats, personal DJ, an aqua trampoline attached to the ocean floor… and lots of champagne.
See more celebrity villas, and start planning your A-list adventure today.