Favourite Celebrity Vacation Spots
Getting away from it all is essential to, and if you're looking for something new and opulent that offers loads of luxury, why not check out some of their favorite celebrity vacation spots. Hiring a private jet, the rich and famous members sadly had to holiday and head to some secluded and stunning sites around the world.
When it comes to the perfect getaway holiday celebrities have it sussed what they are looking for is gorgeous world weather, crystal clear seas and white sand beaches. Of course, there is also an element of privacy, so they tend to pick destinations that are tucked away. But they do like to be near all of the facilities to be able to dine out on Michelin star cuisine and find plenty to do in the evenings when it comes to entertainment. There are a lot of hidden gems around the world that perfectly fit this bill, so let's check them out.
Lake Como, Italy
If you head to Lake Como in Italy, you may bump into Ocean's 11-star George Clooney. This is one of his favourite holiday destinations, and he has his own holiday home, which he paid $10,000,000 for in 2001. This stunning location boasts all the luxury you might expect, including tennis courts and an outdoor swimming pool, so it is no wonder he likes Spending time here away from prying eyes. The villa boasts magnificent views of the lake itself and has 30 bedrooms, plenty of space for his friends and family too. Such is the appeal that it was actually used when filming the Ocean's 11 movies giving George Clooney the shortest commute to work ever.
This famous region of Italy is best known for vineyards and olive groves and is home to ancient Roman ruins and some historical monasteries. It has been designated a UNESCO site of interest, so it is little wonder, so many people want to visit this fantastic location. Of course, Italy also has some stunning weather, and while you won't be able to stay at his villa, you can undoubtedly find some impressive hotels and guest houses or villas to rent. There is certainly plenty to see and do even if you are not lucky enough to bump into George himself. Italy has a reputation for fantastic cuisine and locally produced wines so after a day of sightseeing, why not sample one of the local restaurants and see for yourself.
Little Halls Pond Cay, Bahamas
If the Pirates of the Caribbean are more your thing, then you may want to check out Johnny Depp's favourite island. It is a true tropical paradise just 45 acres, and Depp bought the island for a cool 3.6 million dollars. If you like snorkelling and diving, you will adore the fantastic crystal-clear waters. Being in the Bahamas, you will also benefit from extraordinary high temperatures, sandy white beaches of which there are six on this one small island, and an amazing backdrop of palm trees. It is really easy to see why he likes spending time here, and his neighbours include Eddie Murphy and David Copperfield. They have their own islands close by. It was because of his role as Captain Jack Sparrow that he came across this island paradise. Of course, he is an amazing character actor known for plenty of other roles including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Edward Scissor hands.
The Bahamas is one of the most popular holiday destinations anywhere in the globe, and it isn't difficult to see why. With wall-to-wall sunshine and the fantastic scenery, it is the perfect place to escape and get away from it all. If you can't quite afford the costs involved with staying on Johnny Depp's island, there are plenty of other places to spend your time. Whether you choose a luxury hotel or rent a villa, there are plenty of places to call home while you spend your vacation time soaking up the sun in this amazing destination.
The Hampton's, New York, USA
Getting away to The Hampton's is often referenced in films and television. If you have ever wondered where they are, you will find them in New York. It will take you a few hours to drive there from New York City, and the official area title is Long Island. The area is a honey pot of rich and famous and has been this way since the 19th century. It was well known that President Eisenhower used The Hampton's as a retreat. If you head there today, you may find the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Spielberg. It is a beachside resort, so there is plenty to see and do.
Lopez paid 10,000,000 for her eight-bedroom mansion, which is located in one of the towns known as Water Mill and attracts many celebrities. Her luxury home from home destination also boasts a pool house, home theater and sauna. No wonder it is one of her favorite places to get away from the hustle and bustle of public life. Many of these facilities can be found in villa rentals and guest houses in the area. So, if you are looking for a luxury vacation, this could be the place for you. You can also head over to New York City for a day out, and of course, there is plenty to see in the Big Apple. The USA is a popular holiday destination, and there are plenty of luxury hideaways to be found even in the busiest of cities.