Kudadoo Private Island
IF YOU KNOW THE RIGHT PEOPLE, you can stay at this new private island this month. If not, don’t worry as the 15 stand-alone villas here officially open on December 1. Most are one-bedroom, but a pair of the villas include two and clock in at 390 square meters. Each of the earthtoned, natural-material villas comes with an ample 44-square-meter infinity pool set above the sea and massive outdoor decks to watch the world go by—above and below the waterline. Bang & Olufsen audio systems are wired into both Netflix and Spotify, while the 24-hour personal butler is a bell away.
At three hectares, this atoll is intimate to say the least, with a separate building or retreat housing a restaurant, bar, spa and communal infinity pool. Five minutes away at the sister resort of Hurawalhi is a restaurant located 5.8 meters under the waves, just because. kudadoo.com; prices available upon request.
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Kudadoo Private Island's Retreat for socializing and spa-going; bedroom breezes; even your villa deck comes with a glass-bottom floor; dinnertime romance; the resort's private wings.