1. Kokomo Private Island Resort, Fiji
Recommended by: Jobi Chan, Jacada Travel
This newly opened, all-inclusive resort island can only be reached by a private seaplane or helicopter from Nami International Airport. Spread across 140 acres of lush tropical flora and powder-white sand are 21 beachfront villas, dotted sparingly along the islands two longest beaches. The villas, which range from one to three bedrooms, offer absolute privacy.
With the Great Astrolabe Reef on your doorstep, Kokomo provides guests with 45 unique diving sites. Venture a quick 10 minutes offshore by boat and you can find yourself swimming alongside manta rays and dolphins. You will also have access to some of the best game and sport fishing all-year-round. Aside from a variety of water activities, guests can also try their hand at Sulu (sarong) styling, learning Fijian language and cultural weaving, carving and story-telling. Organic fruits and vegetables are planted, raised and prepared on the island.
Find out more at kokomoislandfiji.com