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1. Posted by a2them (Budding Member 2 posts) 10y

Hey everyone, I just got back from the best vacation i have ever had. I recently rented a private island. It was great and I really recommend it for anyone looking for a "different" type of vacation.

I booked my island through a private island website. I don't really want to advertise it on the forum, but if you type private island into google it is the first result.

one week on the island felt like three (and I mean that in the best possible way!)


2. Posted by penna (Full Member 110 posts) 10y

what does it cost to buy the island?

3. Posted by Isadora (Travel Guru 13926 posts) 10y

Quoting Lou.c.

what does it cost to buy the island?

Good question! I would love to own my own!!! (Seriously!)

4. Posted by Cupcake (Travel Guru 8468 posts) 10y

Well, according to that site, prices start at 35,000 Canadian, up to millions upon millions. Renting seems much more reasonable..starting at 500 USD a week for a Croatian island to 10,000 USD a week.
AHAHA, There is even one in Michigan! Well, in the winter you could walk out too it ;) Ice gets thick there.

5. Posted by ristinw (Full Member 53 posts) 10y

oh, private island i have a question, once u rent that island, for example for a week, is it really means that YOU are the only person who stay there for a week???

6. Posted by Cupcake (Travel Guru 8468 posts) 10y

Some of them ARE private, some are national parks except for a small part of it, some say to expect swimmers and boaters from other it runs the entire spectrum. :)