If you’ve been watching Island Hunters on HGTV, then YOU KNOW the jaw-droppingly sumptuous private islands that are out there on the market. Every week on our Island Report, we’re bringing you a hot new property you DIDN’T see on the show. It’s time to stop what you’re doing and salivate over this week’s gem: Ilha Pousadouro, in Brazil! Does it get any better than this? Probably not… check out the photos to see for yourself!
More about isla Pousadour, via Private Islands Online:
Ilha Pousadouro is a stunning private island eco resort covered in coastal rain forest, with a fully developed “pousada” (an eco lodge with 21 individual chalets).
Guests at the lodge are attracted by the local fauna and flora. Depending on the season, activities include birdwatching, dolphin, penguin, and whale watching, orchids bloom, deep sea fishing.
Activities also include a variety of water sports, hiking on the island, beach lounging, boat rides along the coast and snorkelling. Ilha Pousadouro is also a fanatastic and well known venue for hosting weddings and honeymoons.
There is a world class restaurant on the island serving all kinds of exquisite seafood dishes and tropical drinks.
The 21 eco-chalets are comfortable and well equipped; all the chalets offer picturesque views of the Atlantic Ocean and many are fitted with balconies and a few with fireplaces.
The current owners’ have recovered and integrated the local vegetation since they bought the property in the early 70s before transforming the private island retreat into a fully functioning eco resort in 1992.