Ten of the world's best hotels with private beaches

Thought private beaches were just for the rich and famous? You'll be surprised by how many hotels around the world have their own sandy strips to allow guests to stretch out and experience exclusivity on holiday.

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Whether you fancy miles of golden sands to yourself or a secret cove that requires a boat ride, these hotels with private beaches were made for crowd-free bliss. From Cornwall to Vietnam, we've rounded up the most gorgeous beaches owned by hotels to give you your own slice of heaven on holiday.

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