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Unplug, relax and chill out at our top 10 seriously remote wilderness retreats. These amazing destinations need to be added to your 2018 bucket list.

Adventure through the rainforest, across beaches, over deserts or up mountains. These spectacular and remote destinations will immerse you in nature, wildlife while you stay in absolute luxury. I hope this list inspires you to get on that plane and start travelling!

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10 Wilderness Retreats For Your 2018 Bucket List

Best Wilderness Lodges In The World: Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef

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The most northerly reef island of the Great Barrier Reef, and a national park, Lizard Island combines a reef experience with an intimate getaway and there’s only one hotel on this island. Read More.

Best Wilderness Lodges In The World: Southern Ocean Lodge

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I can’t imagine anywhere more remote than Southern Ocean Lodge, Kangaroo Island, Australia. Covered in old-growth vegetation, webbed with farmland but little else in the way of human development, and enclosed by wave-pounded limestone cliffs and headlands. At its far… Read More.

Best Wilderness Lodges In The World: Longitude 131, Ayers Rock

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Ride a camel and sip champagne while watching The Rock’s sunset glow, Uluru is all about adventure and outback escapism. Longitude 131° offers luxury tented pavilions floating over rust-red dunes. It’s an unrivalled location, and it really comes into its… Read More.

Best Wilderness Lodges In The World: Sal Salis, Western Australia

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Near the top of Western Australia sits the Ningaloo Reef. This reef is incredible, largely because you step directly off the beach and straight onto the reef. We think the Ningaloo Reef is one of the best beaches in the… Read More.

Review: Manhaussen Island Resort, Nordland, Norway

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If you are looking for a completely unique wilderness retreat, hotels do not come more remote, and at some times of the year, desolate, than Manhaussen Island Resort. Read More.

Best Wilderness Lodges In The World: Eagles Nest, New Zealand

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Colonial-era townships and undulating farmland meet the aquamarine Pacific in this Northland bay. Around 144 islands, which give the bay its name, are scattered around waters brimming with marlin and dolphins. Read More.

Sorrel River Ranch Review

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I enjoy a Western movie although I probably couldn’t pick John Wayne out of a line-up, but I am far more a fan of is immersing myself in the great outdoors and the wonder of nature from the safety and… Read More.

Best Wilderness Retreats In The World: Hapuku Lodge, New Zealand

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Hapuku Lodge is a treetop resort situated in Kaikoura, South Island, New Zealand. This is the perfect place to whale watch or to watch dolphins, fur seals and the other marine creatures that visit its waters. Read More.

Best Wilderness Retreats In The World: Bay Of Many Coves, South Island

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The Marlborough Sounds is a water world of valleys drowned by ocean. Long fingers of ridges stretch out into the Cook Strait as the land mottles and breaks up into bays, inlets, coves and jagged islands. Fishing craft, water taxis… Read More.

Best Wilderness Lodges In The World: El Questro Homestead, Australia

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El Questro Homestead in the Kimberley, Northwest Australia, is a frontier, a place where cattle ranches are the size of European countries. It has ochre-red expanses of desert and forested, flooded gorges that are swimming with freshwater crocodiles. Then there… Read More.

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