Your own island is a prized possession that gives you your own independent space of absolute indulgence! For those who prize their privacy and are seeking some time off the hustle-bustle of the city life, here is a perfectly private getaway - an island of your own! New York State is an island hotspot. The state is bordered by two great lakes, the St. Lawerence river (including the 1000 Islands), and the Atlantic - don’t forget it’s myriad inland rivers and lakes. New York is best known for it’s urban centre, Manhattan, but the rest of the state is full of forest, rivers, lakes and farms. Watch Island is a private island in the Thousand Islands region with a magnicient 6500 square foot Victorian mansion conveniently located between Clayton and Alexandria Bay near the Thousand Islands Bridge.