Sir Richard Branson’s Private Island: Necker Island, His Home and Favorite Escape
Sir Richard Branson purchased Necker Island in 1978; he was so enthralled by the island he decided to make it his home. Since then he has turned the island into an exotic escape for vacationers all over the world. One can have a vacation as simple as staying at the property, to one as extravagant as renting the entire island. You have two options as to how you will spend your stay, you can stay in the Great House which features eight guest rooms or stay in one of the six Bali Houses located all over the island if you prefer a secluded escape. Not far from St. Thomas and San Juan, the island provides the perfect escape for a couple on a honeymoon and the perfect setting for weddings.
Sir Richard Branson married his wife on the island; the both arrived to the ceremony clinging to the side of a helicopter. Talk about making a grand entrance to your wedding! The staff will accommodate your wildest dream wedding, as they believe in customizing the entire experience to the taste and personality of the bride and groom. Whether you are on the island for your honeymoon, or a romantic getaway, you will never want to leave. The island is open to individual bookings during celebration weeks that generally happen in September and October. Whether you are single and looking to get away, or a couple who are looking for a romantic escape, Necker Island is the perfect place to go. Visit the Virgin Limited Edition website to book your stay today.