With thousands of miles of coastline, the Caribbean and South America are a beach lovers paradise. However, the immense beauty of many of these idyllic destinations has not gone unnoticed and thus led to some losing their charm due to overcrowding. Escape the tourist masses and large scale resorts by holidaying at one of these exquisite villas located on your very own private beach.
Angra Villa 1 – Angra dos Reis, Brazil
Brazil has some of the most spectacular beaches in the whole world, luckily our experts at Matueté Villas know which ones are private, like at their amazing Angra Villa I. This splendid part of the country, in the southwest of Rio de Janeiro state, is comprised of 365 islands in an awe-inspiring natural setting.
The property of the four-bedroom villa extends over two sandy coves. The completely exclusive and child-friendly estate is nearby many exquisite and trendy sites of the Angra dos Reis region, nevertheless, at the end of the day, you can return to the tranquility of your private enclave.
The architecture and location of the house were carefully designed to give guests a 270-degree view of the sea. On one side you’ll find a quiet knoll, and on the other, the wide open view of Angra dos Reis bay. The villa has its own small private beach and an exclusive deck with a privileged view of the bay.
Villa rentals include a full-time bilingual concierge, food purchasing and menu creation by the in-house chef, two housekeepers and a sailor.
Discover this gorgeous part of Brazil with Matueté Villas here.
Crystal Springs Estate – Barbados
On beautiful Barbados our expert Tim Roney at Villa Concierge has the perfect villa nestled in a private cove. Located in the Parish of St. James, the charming Crystal Springs estate is a cordoned property set within 1.7 acres of tropical gardens and lawn that lead to a small private beach just below the main house.
Originally built in the 1940’s, the villa was re-designed by the famous designer Oliver Messel in the 1960’s and was lovingly renovated and restored in 2014. The romantic style of Messell is evident in the coral stone walls, arches, columns with carved capitals, and marble and coral stone floors – all of which accentuate the elegant ambiance of this tropical paradise. The forty-five foot private swimming pool is set on the lawn with a furnished terrace.
The main house hosts three air-conditioned bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. On the other side of the garden, and overlooking the private cove beach, is the Annex offering two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and a wonderful furnished terrace. The Tea House Cottage has a one bedroom suite and two murphy beds; perfect for young families. The Pool House and Pavilion both have two connecting bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom.
The excellent staff of 16 includes two butlers, cook, assistant cook, four housekeepers, two laundresses, gardener, and night watchman, who provide discreet and experienced service. Guests of Crystal Springs enjoy access to a private speedboat (included in full rental rates only) and boatman, a Sunfish sailboat, and two stand-up paddleboards.
Enjoy the extreme privacy and luxury of the Crystal Springs Estate through Villa Concierge at this link.
Hacienda Chekul – Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
The breathtaking Sian Ka’an Biosphere, a UNESCO World Heritage site next to Tulum, features the most private beaches in Mexico. Here you can find the charming beachfront Hacienda Chekul, in the repertoire of cazenove+loyd.
The airy four bedroom, four bathroom villa was built with unrivaled style, creating a perfect blend of the best architectural heritage of the Yucatan and the Quintana Roo region. It was designed by renowned architect Salvador Reyes Rio, known for his gorgeous outdoor spaces. His experience comes through in his ability to create spaces throughout the villa which allow for contemplating and enjoying the lush vegetation and the spectacular views of the sea and the jungle.
This unique property ensures maximum tranquility and privacy, hidden on a six acres jungle with over 100 m of pristine sandy beachfront, perfectly nestled between tropical forest and the turquoise waters of the lagoons.
The absolute private villa is far removed from the busy beaches of Tulum, however, is close enough to enjoy Tulum’s archaeological sites, cenotes and eco-tourist attractions. It is also a 45-minute drive from the picturesque fishermen town of Punta Allen.
Design your perfectly private Mexican beach vacation with cazenove+loyd at this link.
Villas Aqua and Bleu – St Barthélemy
Beautiful St Barth’s doesn’t have any completely private beaches, but the two new villas Aqua and Bleu by St Barth Properties, are as close as you can get. The identical six-bedroom villas have private beach access and are directly on Grand Cul de Sac Beach.
Featuring sleek contemporary design, the vast open floor plan includes a living room and dining area that open via French doors to the pool deck and outdoor living space. The kitchen is equipped with state-of-the-art appliances; there is also a pantry and food prep area, perfect for entertaining guests.
The beachfront level is home to four of the six en-suite French King bedrooms. The remaining two located on the upper level also have a living area and open onto a furnished balcony. Striking views of the bay and sea are had throughout the villas. Large families can rent both villas giving them 12 bedrooms total.
They are part of St Barth Properties’s Grand Cru Collection, villas which include extra amenities and services such as morning delivery of coffee, fresh fruit and French pastries and evening turndown service. They are close to the recently opened 5-star Le Barthélemy Hotel. Guests of these villas have signing privileges at the hotel’s restaurants, bars, boutique, spa and other facilities. These extra perks allow you to have the privacy of your own space, but with the conveniences of a luxury hotel.
Enjoy the stunning views and comfort at these villas by reaching out to St Barth Properties here.
Casa Redonda – Punta Pájaros Island, Mexico
Back in Mexico’s Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, we venture off the coast to the private Punta Pájaros island and to the Casa Redonda, available through Catherwood Travels. The awe-inspiring island is the perfect romantic getaway for honeymooners or for fishing and watersport fans.
This lovely property blends beach informality with luxury comforts and style. The “Main House” at Casa Redonda has two spacious private suites with large private baths, a full service kitchen and a expansive living & dining areas with fantastic sea views. “The Suite” sits on a protective dune above the native Yucateca flora & fauna. It has one generous bedroom with a king size bed, sitting area and private bath with a seaside soaking tub. It also features a raised patio overlooking the sea and miles of private beach.
The islands offers an incredible array of activities on both land and water. Visitors can discover its two archaeological sites, kayak through mangrove forests, tour the island on a bicycle or in a launch, or try their hand at the island’s world-famous fly-fishing. The reserve’s dozens of animal and bird-life species mean there’s something new to spot on every outing. The island’s coral reef, the second most pristine on the entire planet, offer fabulous scuba diving and snorkeling opportunities. Or, you can spend your days relaxing on its powdery beaches.
Enjoy this peaceful paradise via Catherwood Travels here.
Turtle Tail Estate – Turks & Caicos
The pristine beaches of the Turks & Caicos can be all yours by staying at The Turtle Tail Estate, available through In Villa Veritas. Set on a private cove on the aptly named Turtle Bay, this vast estate offers a calm and stylish oasis on spectacular Providenciales island.
The villa showcases Asian design and modern elegance with splashes of Caribbean color. It has an array of communal space from a 16-person lounge and fire pit to a 12-top shaded dining area as well as more intimate places to retreat to like multiple ocean-side daybeds and lounge areas or a small private beach enclave steps from the deck.
The main house consists of five uniquely decorated master bedrooms, all with impressive sea, a private deck, personal refrigerators, custom bedding, en-suite bathroom, among other amenities. An additional two-bedroom guest cottage is located at the property entrance. The main house features an excellent room for formal dining and entertaining, a day room that opens on three sides, a private office, a family kitchen and breakfast room, a secondary professionally equipped staff kitchen with a pizza oven, and a 500-bottle wine cellar and humidor among some of its many spaces.
Set at the water’s edge, the property’s pool is possibly its most impressive feature. Spanning the length of the house and weaving between the living structures, the pool connections the massive property from the expansive day room to the outdoor dining pavilion to the home office, which in a single step can land you in a plunge pool.
The estate also features a 13-person movie theater, a games room replete with a custom designed pool table, air hockey, foosball, ping-pong table, dartboard, plus a comprehensive gym and a full tennis court with evening lighting.
Contact In Villa Veritas here to begin planning your dream holiday on the Turks & Caicos at this exceptional villa.
Angra Villa 3 – Angra dos Reis, Brazil
Hop in your private helicopter or boat charter and land at the exquisite Angra Villa 3 by Matueté Villas. This gorgeous seven-bedroom estate is situated on the beautiful private beach of Iguassu, located on Ilha Grande.
The villa has a main house and two attached spacious master suites, one of which has its own individual living room and hot tub. There are an additional five smaller rooms. This villa also boasts a natural water pool, a small gym, game room, sauna, barbecue and a football field
The buildings are encircled by area’s lush flora. This incredible island features some of the country’s most unspoilt nature, so there is plenty of exploring to do on site when you’re not relaxing on your private beach.
All bookings include a full-time bilingual concierge, food purchasing and menu creation by the villa’s private chef, three housekeepers and a gardener.
Retreat to this splendid villa through Matueté Villas at this link.
Roaring Pavilion – Jamaica
The striking setting for the splendid Roaring Pavilion is the pristine Jamaican beach where Ursula Andress emerged from the sea to meet Sean Connery in the first James Bond film, Dr. No. With more than 8,000 square feet of living space, this exceptional villa, available through Villa Concierge, accommodates up to ten guests in four king bedrooms and one additional bedroom with a twin bunk.
French terracotta and exotic hardwood floors provide a base for plush furnishings by Donghia, Philippe Starck, Christian Liaigre and British Khaki. Marble and stone baths in the spacious en-suite bathrooms are stocked with custom-made Ligne St. Barth products. Dining environments range from very formal to a riverside barbecue pit. From the villa’s pool deck or many terraces, guests have sweeping views of the shimmering Caribbean. A Great Gatsby-style pool, purified by dermatologically tested, skin-friendly salts, is surrounded by beautiful tropical blooms and trees like heliconia, frangipani and giant elephant bamboo.
Roaring Pavilion’s fitness center features the very latest Cybex cardio equipment and weight-training machines. The extraordinary private spa has extensive treatment options, making use of local botanicals grown nearby and on the villa grounds. Guided excursions along the North Shore can be arranged or simply enjoy the private waters in front of the villa with the kayaks, stand up paddleboards and an assortment of non-motorized water sports equipment and games which are available on the property.
The villa boasts a full-time staff (at a 2:1 staff-to-guest ratio). At guests’ beck and call, the staff provides every service imaginable, from individual culinary requests to the meticulous attentions of a butler, to complimentary, professionally managed laundry. Twenty-four hour room service is also available at this one of a kind retreat. All service is provided seamlessly and discreetly, with guests only charged for their actual consumption of food and beverage, and use of chauffeured ground service.
Start planning your luxurious Jamaica vacation with Villa Concierge here.
Casa Nai’ik – Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
Set in the tropical jungle Sian Ka’an biosphere, the Casa Nai’ik, meaning “house of air” in Maya, will leave you mesmerized as soon as you drift through the decor and take in the fabulous views of the pristine coastline and amazing natural surroundings. This brand new villa, available through cazenove+loyd, combines Caribbean design with contemporary luxury to create the perfect stylish beach hideaway.
Quiet and secluded, the gorgeous four-bedroom retreat instantly allows you to forget about the stresses of the modern life. Step through the panoramic doors, savor the many exteriors terraces or gaze at the sunset from the phenomenal rooftop next to the infinity pool.
Nai’ik is encircled by the beauty of the Caribbean Sea and the cool waters of Chunyaxche Lagoon, tucked away in the center of the Sian Ka’an reserve, situated around a 40-minute drive from Tulum.
Sandwiched between tropical jungle and endless views of the turquoise blue waters, Nai’ik offers privacy and seclusion, though a short drive from the area’s many interesting sites.
Enjoy the spectacular nature and beaches of the Sian Ka’an biosphere with cazenove+loyd here.
Rivendell – Jamaica
The gorgeous Rivendell Villa, also available through Villa Concierge, sits on a quiet bay on the virtually undiscovered and untouched south coast of Jamaica, making it the ideal destination for travelers seeking an authentic and private escape. The south coast offers a taste of the “true Jamaica”, dotted with fishing villages, miles of beaches, natural waterfalls and wetlands, and centuries old estates.
Rivendell provides direct access to the Caribbean with two private beaches, clear waters protected by a surrounding coral reef, and a dock for swimming, snorkeling, kayaking and other water sports. Surrounded by tropical vegetation, the seafront swimming pool leads to beach entry on a private cove. It also has a separate hot tub overlooking the beach. Waterfront seating is available at the dock, in the shaded gazebo, or directly on the beach.
The upper level of Rivendell hosts four spacious en-suite bedrooms opening through folding doors to a house-length balcony with wide Caribbean views. The ground floor bedroom opens to a beautiful garden and boasts a wheelchair access bathroom. Two further bedrooms are hosted in the adjacent bungalow.
The wonderful staff includes chef, waiter, maids and boatman to ensure you have an impeccable and relaxing holiday.
Contact Villa Concierge here for further information on this secluded paradise.