Arriving at your holiday destination from the sea can be an amazing experience, as slowly approaching the coast gives you the chance to really savor the moment of arrival. These ten amazing properties around the world, from the Caribbean Sea to the Med and the Indian Ocean, offer the possibility of docking private yachts right in front of them, making them the perfect spots for the ultimate luxury seaside vacation.
Villa Astor, Amalfi Coast
Perched on the stunning cliffs of the Amalfi Coastline, Villa Astor is a wonderful 19th-century residence built by Ambassador William Waldorf Astor which boosts a grand architectural style both inside and outside. The garden is one of the finest in Europe: a must for those who want to enjoy one of Italy’s treasured coastlines.
Located atop a rocky promontory in beautiful Southern Sardinia, Villa Capospartivento provides stunning accommodation for those arriving by sea. With 360° views, a luxurious infinity swimming pool, fabulously stylish interiors and located in one of the most naturally fascinating and untouched areas of Sardinia, Capospartivento captures guests’ imagination.
Las Brisas, Dominican Republic
This amazing beachfront property is part of a resort and is the epitome of luxury and comfort. The serene views over the golf course and the Caribbean Sea give a sense of seclusion although the location is close to the vibrant part of the island. Guests can relax along one of the two swimming pools or in the lush gardens, including over 12 varieties of palm trees, baobab trees, frangipani, agave, and orange trees.
Enjoying a privileged position on the Parrot Cay private island part of the Turks and Caicos, Villa Residence represents the idyllic Caribbean beach retreat where guests can have an exquisite time while being surrounded by luxury and the utmost comfort. The villa offers privacy and serenity to the guests, being flanked by lush green vegetation and having an unobstructed view towards the beautiful blue Caribbean Sea.
For those seeking pure luxury, the North Island of Seychelles is the perfect place to be. There are 11 guest villas on the island, making it the prefect retreat for large groups of friends and families. All the villas are built directly on the eastern beach hidden by the natural vegetation, so guests can enjoy the ocean views and the privacy. The interior design is a mixture of rustic and new designer elements blending perfectly to create a vibrant space.
The villa is the epitome of elegant modern island living, with exceptional spaces and exclusive facilities including an oversized outdoor pool, pristine beaches and exotic gardens. In the private dining room catered for by the villa’s dedicated Chef and butlers, guests will enjoy the fresh catch from the day, abundant local delicacies as well as their favorite dishes.
Villa Del Mar is a typical Andalusian mansion within the acclaimed Marbella Club Hotel, Golf resort and Spa on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea. It is located in Marbella’s Golden Mile, which provides incredible sea views as well as a direct and private access to the beach and the promenade. Guests can make the most of the services and amenities of Marbella Club while enjoying the total privacy of their own villa.
This exclusive and secluded villa is situated on a magnificent cliff with direct access to the open sea. The property is located adjacent to the Bay of Cala Mastella and near the picturesque village of San Carlos with its charming farm and red country surroundings. Some of Ibiza’s best secluded beaches are just a few minutes’ drive along a quiet coastal country road, making an ideal summer destination.
This seafront property enjoys one of the best locations on Mykonos Island, being located only 7 minutes away from the town. Guests at the Big Blue Beach Villa will be pampered in the most private setting, perfect for relaxation and tranquil holidays with the family. The panoramic views of the surrounding islands and the sunsets are some of the best things this villa has to offer.
Located on the island of Corfu, Villa Domina provides a private environment immersed in nature, green hills and overlooking the deep blue sea. The property is perfect for families or group of friends who want to travel together and enjoy the tranquility and beauty of this place. This luxurious property has an amazing infinity pool overlooking the sea, the bay of Ipsos and Corfu town.
Paolo Macchiaroli is CEO of My Private Villas..