Tropical island goes up for sale on Ebay

Virginia Caye is an idyllic isle off the coast of Belize

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Ever dreamed about having your own private island?

This tropical paradise is for sale on eBay.

Virginia Caye, the four-acre island is off the coast of Belize, it's part filled with mangrove and it's located within the Blue Ground Range area, known for its crystal clear waters.

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There are beautiful corals around the caye, and dolphin spotting is a daily occurrence.

It takes approximately 20 minutes to get to shore to the unspoilt village of Hopkins halfway down the coast of Belize.

On the caye there are two wooden properties: a small cabin and a large house with four bedrooms.

The starting bid on Ebay is $503,620, (around £400,000) but if you don't want to risk losing it you can pay $945,461 up front and it'll be all yours.

The weather is summer all year round, there's a water collection system, solar system and back up generator.

If you like activities like fishing, snorkeling, sunbathing and birdwatching this might be the opportunity you've been waiting for.

But one word of warning: The seller won't accept returns for this item.

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