Richard Branson is sharing his private island
Richard Branson’s private island in the British Virgin Islands, Necker Island, may be his home and favourite hideaway, but he doesn’t mind sharing. From tennis lessons with resident professional to relaxing on your own beach, ‘Celebration Weeks’ on Necker Island are a fantastic way to experience a slice of life in paradise without having to book the entire island.
Necker Island offers an abundance of activities for the little ones to get stuck into so why not take the whole family. From beach Olympics to water sports & treasure hunts, there are plenty of fun-filled activities for every age, ensuring there’s never a dull moment.
According to Richard Branson’s Virgin Limited Edition collection of unique retreats, travellers wanting a slice of Branson’s paradise can book a three, four or seven night stay for the week of the 26th July. Guests can also book a seven night stay for the following dates: 8th August, 5th September, 12th September, 19th September, 26th September (adults only), 17th October, 24th October.
Rates per couple start from USD $12,345 based on a three night stay in a Great House room. The rates include all meals and drinks (including all alcoholic beverages) – served in a variety of locations, a return launch transfer from Virgin Gorda or Beef Island airports, a dedicated team of over 100 staff, two freshwater infinity pools and a huge hot tub on the beach – plus there is a small hot tub at the top of the Great House, two floodlit tennis courts, water sports equipment so you can go windsurfing, kite-surfing, water-skiing, sailing, snorkelling and even SCUBA diving plus much more. Add to this wireless internet throughout the island and a 7% local tax.