Island Stocking Stuffers: Islands for under USD 350,000

When thinking of private islands, notions of luxury come quickly to mind, and rightly so. What people don’t often consider is that this luxury can, in fact, be quite affordable. On our site, we list a wide range of islands – our most expensive properties reach up to tens of millions of dollars, but our least expensive properties can be priced as low as a hundred thousand dollars. Just in time for the holiday season, Private Islands Inc. has put together a “stocking stuffer” island boutique, showcasing a selection of our most attractive islands selling for under $350,000, hand-picked by our CEO, Chris Krolow

Island Stocking Stuffers: Islands for under USD 350,000

Stora Rullingen, Mälaren, Stockholm

Stora Rullingen is a private 81.5-acre island for sale in Mälaren, Stockholm, developed with a main house, hunting lodge, stables, staff quarters, and a mooring quey. The property’s landscape is extremely unique – featuring an historical eleventh-century Viking stronghold, dramatic rocks rising 30 meters out of the surrounding lake, a beautiful forest that serves as nesting grounds to White-tailed Sea Eagles, Ospreys and Brown Harrier Eagles, and an expansive, meticulously-kept lawn, large enough to land a private jet and perfect for unstructured golfing. Living quarters on this island can be described as rustic and snug, while also elegant. Modelled after Scandinavian construction traditions, the 230-square-meter main house was built in 2010 with sturdy timber taken from the island’s own trees. Its interior includes a spacious living room and kitchen, a dining room, a wood-burning fireplace with elegant stone finishes, a glass staircase, two sleeping lofts, and various bedrooms – all complete with their own en-suite bathrooms – to relax within

Stora Rullingen, Mälaren, Stockholm

Hog Island Auction

On Thursday, November 29 at 5:00 p.m. EST, Elliot Paul & Company Auctions is to host the auction of Hog Island. The auction will be a live, off-site event, held at the Quality Inn & Suites Riverfront in Palatka, Florida. Broker participation is welcomed. Located at the mouth of Lake George and St.

Hog Island Auction

Benetti Superyacht: Diamonds are Forever

While the official name of this stretched superyacht is the Benetti FB253 61m, its owner has always been a fan of the James Bond saga and has dubbed this incredible craft “Diamonds are Forever”. Diamonds are Forever’s concept and layout have been meticulously crafted around every conceivable owner requirement. Her elegant external lines are based on Benetti’s naval architecture and engineering resulting in a perfectly balanced combination of traditional design elements and modern innovation. And in light of making Diamonds are Forever an ultra-successful charter yacht that offers maximum guest satisfaction in terms of space, services and comfort, the customization of the project included the arrangement of the cabins, location of the wheelhouse, interior décor and a top deck above the flybridge that creates a perfect, private, panoramic deck 12m above sea level.

Benetti Superyacht: Diamonds are Forever

Sea Island: Luxury in the Golden Isles

Off the Atlantic coast of southern Georgia lies the historic legend and gem of a destination, Sea Island. Founded in 1928, this resort has continued to pride itself for its gracious hospitality, breath-taking architecture, and esteemed location. Over 80 years later, the tradition of the island is ever-present – families return over generations and the original grandeur of Addison Mizner’s fundamental architecture remains preserved throughout extensive renovations. Accommodations here are unmatched in their elegance and luxury, and a sense of timeless prestige fills the grounds.Four uniquely exceptional experiences offered within the resort have been prized with the Forbes Five Star Award: The Cloister at Sea Island, The Lodge at Sea IslandGolf Club, the Cloister Spa, and the Georgian Room restaurant. On-site facilities – including three championship golf courses, a tennis and squash club, yacht club, beach club, and shooting school – allow for the most affluent of leisure activities

Sea Island: Luxury in the Golden Isles

Island Auction October 18th – Nautilus, Maine

Nautilus – a 38-acre private island in Castine Harbor, Maine, on Penobscot Bay – is to be auctioned on October 18, 2012, at Dennetts Wharf Restaurant, 15 Sea Street, Castine. Looking across the bay at Islesboro and the Camden Hills, the property is rich in history and breathtaking scenery. The three-story main residence rests on the bluff. It includes a library,powder room, large living room, office, foyer, butler’s pantry, professional kitchen,formal dining room. 5 bedrooms, and 3 bathrooms.

Island Auction October 18th – Nautilus, Maine

Alternative Energy Services

Most often, when people think of renewable energy, connotations of eco-friendliness and green living come to mind. Rightly so. Environmentalism, however, needn’t be your only incentive for switching to an alternative energy source. In many cases, renewable energy can actually be an economically-wise lifestyle choice as well. With fuel and electicity prices rising by the day, alternatives such as solar and wind power can be quite attractive

Alternative Energy Services

Bora Bora: Magic, Mystery and Romance in the South Pacific

We have all dreamt of paradise and likely the towering peaks and turquoise waters and verdant greenery of the surrounding islands have been part of that day dream. But why dream when for less than 1 million euro, the perfect South Pacific island can be yours? Belonging to the Society Islands archipelago (French Polynesia), Bora Bora and its marvelous lagoon are considered to be the most beautiful in the world. Situated approximately 280 km to the north-west of Tahiti, Bora Bora features two striking mountains – Mont Pahia and Mont O Te Manu –and a lagoon that is surrounded by a coral reef and a chain of little islands (called “motu”in Tahitian). Andone of these motus – MouteIti– is now for sale.

Bora Bora: Magic, Mystery and Romance in the South Pacific

Ko Tao Thailand

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