Welcome to the stunning private island retreat owned by Sir Richard Branson. A private and welcoming sanctuary located in the British Virgin Islands, the accommodation on Necker Island includes nine bedrooms in the Great House and six individual Bali Houses dotted around the island. There is also a bunkroom in the Great House that sleeps up to six children. All rooms have private en-suite bathrooms. There are 17 rooms as well as a bunk room that accommodates six children. The island is 74 acres and sits in turquoise waters surrounded by coral reefs and fringed with beautiful white sandy beaches.

The Great House – Thus is a spacious al fresco style Balinese villa and has breathtaking panoramic views of the Caribbean, Atlantic and neighbouring islands. Each of the 8 bedrooms has a balcony, king-size beds and en-suite bathrooms. The master suite is located on the upper level complete with private outdoor Jacuzzi and outdoor bath. The king-size beds can be split into twin beds if required. All the bedrooms are fully air-conditioned. Outdoors is an expansive outdoor terrace with hammocks and sofas, perfect to getting together and enjoying the views. There is a fully-equipped kitchen where the resident chef prepares sumptuous meals and there is also a fully stocked bar where staff can make you a refreshing cocktail or guest’s can help themselves. There is also an entertainment room with a snooker table, piano and comfy sofas. On the roof is a cosy two-person hot tub, a perfect place to relax and watch the beautiful sunset.

The Bali Houses – There are six unique Balinese Houses dotted around the island and each accommodate a couple of a single guest. All of these houses have a fridge with refreshments and a music system and are air-conditioned. Bali Beach, Bali Hi and Bali Cliff are almost on the edge of the island and each has a private terrace and access to a shared plunge pool. Bali Beach is a double room on one level and Bali Hi is a three-tiered Balinese House. The ground floor leads on to the bedroom on the middle level and on the top is a cushioned relaxation areas with spectacular views along Turtle Beach. Bali Cliff is one of the most romantic thanks to its glorious location – perched on the edge of the island facing out to sea and has a double bedroom and open-air bathroom to maximise the views.

Situated in the middle of the island offering complete privacy and seclusion is Bali Lo, Bali Buah and Bali Kukila, each accommodating one couple. These three houses share a freshwater swimming pool and a small stream runs between Bali Lo and Bali Buah.

Temple House and Temple Love – Perched in the middle of Necker Island, Temple House and Love Temple share an infinity edge pool, open lounge and panoramic views. Both are built in the same Balinese style you’ll find elsewhere on island.

Activities – There is a great variety of watersports offered at Necker Island from kite-surfing, sailing, windsurfing, waterskiing, kayaking and snorkelling equipment. There is also scuba diving for PADI certified divers. There are 2 floodlit tennis courts located near to The Beach House. For those looking to relax, then there are 3 treatment rooms at the beautiful Balinese Spa. The Beach House is located in the main beach area and has an expansive communal area on the ground floor with an impressive bar, seating, games tables. There is a huge 26-foot sofa in front of a massive flat-screen TV – perfect for movie nights. The upper floor is designed for communal dining with a large table and some great views.

Getting to Necker Island – By private launch Necker Island is approximately 30 minutes from Tortola and 10 minutes from Virgin Gorda where there is another smaller airport. It is also possible to reach Necker Island by helicopter from Tortola, Virgin Gorda, St. Thomas, San Juan and many other neighbouring islands.

  • 17 bedrooms
  • All en-suite
  • 2 floodlit tennis courts
  • Hot tubs
  • Private beaches
  • 2 infinity pools,
  • Plunge pool and swimming pool at Bali houses
  • Watersports
  • Scuba diving
  • Inclusive of meals and drinks
  • Luxury spa



  • There are plenty of places on Necker Island to lie on the beach and enjoy the sun, sand and sea. Main Beach is where most of the water activities are based, and where you will find the Beach House and Beach Pool, where there are sun loungers to lie on. Turtle Beach is a peaceful palm-fringed beach, with hammocks hanging between the trees, sun loungers to relax on and snorkelling equipment for floating around in the calmer water with the sea life. There are many other places where guests can find a peaceful spot to relax, and the more energetic can take a two-hour walk around the island to view the native wildlife and plant life.


  • The Great House has an infinity pool with beautiful views over Necker Island and of the ocean. Just off Main Beach is a second infinity pool, which can be accessed from both the land and the beach. The swim-up bar off the freeform infinity pool is complete with seats in the pool where guests can sit and enjoy a drink plus there is a huge hot tub right on the beach with space for more than 30 people. Within the pool complex is the thatched Crocodile Pavilion which houses a large solid teak crocodile table; guests can feast here on fresh fare from the Pavilion’s gourmet kitchen. A large private pool is shared by Bali Lo, Bali Buah & Bali Kukila, and Bali Hi & Bali Beach share a plunge pool. There is also an infinity pool off the shared lounge at Temple House.

Services Included

  • Fine food is the highlight of any guest’s stay, and the rates are fully inclusive of all food and beverages, including fine champagne. Guests can set the menu and mealtimes - or this can be left up to the staff. The wonderful chefs can prepare dishes for all tastes. Dining can be formal or informal, indoor or outdoor, themed or traditional, beachside or poolside, or even under the stars! There is a stock a fine range of wines, top quality spirits, beers and excellent house champagne.
Travel Dates Bedrooms Max Occupancy Rates (£)
Great House Rooms and Temple Sunrise
Celebration weeks
1 2 £4,419
Bali Hi, Bali Beach and Temple Master
Celebration weeks
1 2 £5,749
Great House Master Suite
Celebration weeks
2 £6,864
Temple House Master Suite
Celebration weeks
1 2 £5,519
Love Temple
Celebration weeks
1 2 £3,424


Rates subject to 2.5% gratuity tax payable locally.

Celebration weeks  happen from May – November. Rates are nightly and based on a 7 night stay. Contact us for specific dates and availabilty


Location British Virgin Islands

  • 17 Bedrooms
  • 17 Bathrooms
From £3,424  per night

Quick Look

Private island, breathtaking views, 2 tennis courts, inclusive of meals and drinks, watersports, diving.


Necker Island is a stunning private island owned by Sir Richard Branson and is located near to Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands.

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