A unique experience without equal, on a private island in Great Barrier Reef Park, Australia. When you want to get away from it all and unwind in luxury, The Bedarra Island Resort (www.bedarra.com/au) features eight villas boasting private balconies, sublime views over the turquoise waters of the Great Barrier Reef, plunge pools and fine dining, surrounded by lush rainforest. An all inclusive, tropical, private haven, Bedarra is known as “Australia’s most unique resort and the ultimate in barefoot luxury.” Arrive via the beachside heli-pad and plunge into snorkeling, sea kayaking, paddleboarding, fishing, tennis, a walk along pristine beaches, or lounging by the pool. Powered by solar panels, with water coming from rooftop collection systems and natural springs, this off the grid resort is eco friendly. And with a maximum of 16 guests at any one time, you are guaranteed a sanctuary of seclusion and solace. Bedarra Island Resort, for the traveler, not the tourist.