For most of us, the idea of going on a luxurious private island getaway seems like something out of a fantasy. The reality is that there are actually some private island resorts that are affordable for the rest of us. Here are some beautiful island locales that won’t break the bank.

Affordable Private Island Resorts

1. Cooper Island Beach Club, British Virgin Islands

This resort located on the Manchioneel Bay is truly a secluded island oasis. You won’t find any nightclubs, casinos, shops or cars on this little piece of paradise. This no-frills resort boasts one amenity: a small restaurant on the beach. Otherwise, it’s just you and some absolutely stunning scenery in this 11-room rustic retreat.

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2. Ariara Island, Philippines

This private island located about 160 miles off the coast of Manilla has some of the palest turquoise waters you’ll ever see. They’re so clear, in fact, that you can see right down to the sandy bottom. The resort’s four beach cottages and two villas can house up to 18 people. With this island, the bigger your party, the cheaper it is per person, so this is one location you should consider for your next family reunion!Ariara Island, Philippines