What it's like to live on a $6.8m private island water villa

Want the sea for a backyard?
1 of 10
If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to live on a private island, a look into this $6.8m (AED25m) water villa on Nurai Island in Abu Dhabi might give you an idea. Gulf Sotheby's International Realty takes us inside the waterfront residence located on the private retreat offering fine luxury living.
2 of 10
The modern villa stands on private grounds in excess of 22,000 square feet, with the sea for a backyard.
3 of 10
The four bedroom home located on the water offers a deck and private sea views.
4 of 10
The ground floor bears a spacious family area with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the views, as well as a dedicated dining corner.
5 of 10
It also boasts a smaller suite with similar minimal yet organic design elements.
6 of 10
A fully fitted kitchen is designed in a modern theme to match the rest of the contemporary villa.
7 of 10
The property features a spacious master bedroom that allows its users to wake up to the sea views. In addition, it has built in wardrobes.
8 of 10
It comes with a bathroom comprising a bathtub that also overlooks the sea.
9 of 10
The part-furnished villa has a private beach with Abu Dhabi skyline views.
10 of 10
Furthermore, the house boasts a professionally landscaped, private garden.
Thu 29 Jun 2017 09:54 AM GST
By Lubna Hamdan