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4 Private Caribbean islands you need to visit

Escape to paradise! Picture this: relaxing with white sand between your toes and a cold drink in hand on a private Caribbean island. Sound like something only an A-List celebrity can afford? Think again.

Many cruise lines offer private island getaways as a part of their itineraries. Plus, with CAA you save even more. Enjoy excursions complete with something for everyone. From relaxing in floating cabanas to flying down North America’s tallest water slides, these cruise lines have something special in store for their guests.

Cross visiting a private island off your bucket list with these four Caribbean private Islands owned by CAA Cruise partners.

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas

Half Moon Cay Island Tourist Beach
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Cruise to Half Moon Cay in the Bahamas with Holland America Line. This stunning crescent-shaped cay is the highest-rated private island in the Bahamas. Plus, it has been named Porthole Cruise Magazine’s Best Private Island for the last 20 years.  

Enjoy horseback riding along the beach or hiking the island’s ridge for amazing views of the island and a chance to spot some local birds. If you would rather explore Half Moon Cay by water, head out on a kayaking trip to explore the lagoons and learn about local marine life and mangroves.  

CAA Members get more when they book a Holland America Cruise. Enjoy up to $50 onboard spending credit per person for the first two guests in a stateroom. Plus, get $50 Denali Dollars per person for the first two guests on select cruises. 

Coco Cay, Bahamas

Sunny beach day on CoCo Cay, Bahamas
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Set sail with Celebrity Cruises and visit Coco Cay. Home to North America’s tallest water slide, this private island is made for fun seekers. Enjoy adventure pools, swimming lagoons and swim up bars while you take in all the action. For those looking to relax, you will also find quiet beaches and floating private cabanas. There is a perfect day for everyone on Coco Cay. 


Landscape view of Labadee resort, Haiti
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Discover a private island only accessible by cruise ship along Haiti’s northern coast with Royal Caribbean. This private destination boasts white sands, lagoon-like bay and picturesque jungle hill tops. Relax on the beaches and soak up the sun. For the adventurous cruisers, race down water slides and alpine coasters. By water, explore coral reefs by kayak or snorkeling. For those one-of-a-kind souvenirs, visit the Artisan’s village to browse one of a kind, handmade goods from local artists. 

With CAA, Royal Caribbean Cruisers will enjoy a welcome fruit basket and sparkling wine placed in your stateroom upon arrival and up to $100 of onboard spending per stateroom. CAA members also save 30% per guest. Plus, get a complimentary print or digital photograph on sailings of seven nights or longer. a

Princess Cays, Bahamas

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Princess Cruise’s private resort sits on the southern tip of Eleuthera in the Bahamas. It boasts unspoiled white sand beaches and plenty to keep you busy. Get up close and personal with Get up close and personal with the local sea life with snorkeling, or stingray encounter. Or enjoy a cold drink as you stroll through the local artisan market 

There are perks to booking a Princess cruise with CAA. Members will enjoy onboard spending credits based on the duration of their itinerary and a reduced deposit. CAA Members will also enjoy dinner for two in one of Princess’s specialties restaurants and a complimentary photo.

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We worry about the rest. Book your private island excursion with one of our trusted CAA Travel Consultants or call 1-800-267-8713.

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