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Spending the weekend dancing to tunes of indie music on a private island

Tycoons, listen up. James Tarmy has a list of perfect private islands for long-term getaways

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No one buys a private island looking for a faster pace. The key is creating a place that functions as an actual refuge — one where you can live for weeks, if not months, without interruption. Here are some worth exploring
 
Jewel Caye, Belize
 
Price: In the range of $3 million to $5 million
Size: 2 acres
Bedrooms: 8, plus staff quarters for 10

Jewel Caye, Belize
Jewel Caye, Belize
Potato Island, Connecticut
 
Price: $4.9 million
Size: 1 acre
Bedrooms: 4

Potato Island, Connecticut
Potato Island, Connecticut

 
Motukawaiti Island, New Zealand
 
Price: About $10.7 million
Size: 94 acres
Bedrooms: 5

Motukawaiti Island, New Zealand
Motukawaiti Island, New Zealand

 
Ilha da Josefa, Brazil
 
Price: 32 million reals ($8.1 million)
Size: 13.6 acres
Bedrooms: 8

Ilha Da Josefa, Brazil
Ilha Da Josefa, Brazil