17 Of The Best Rich And Famous Vacation Spots

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The rich and famous always have the best vacation because they have the money to go anywhere they want. If you have all the money in the world, where would you want to go on vacation? With hundreds of countries all over the world, it seems like a tough decision on where to travel to. Well if you want to vacation like the rich and the famous, then check out the compiled list below of the top spots. Even if you do not have the funds or resources available, most of these places has a budget friendly location you can visit.

1. Los Cabos, Mexico

Los Cabos is home to two cities, Cabos San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo. Both of these cities are frequently visited by celebrities and the wealthy. If you are looking to head to Los Cabos and are on a budget, you can check out some of the resorts in the area that are budget friendly. Los Cabos is great for anyone who likes fun, sand, and beaches.

2. Lake Como, Italy

Since the Roman Empire, Lake Como has been a top destination resort for the wealthy and noble families of the world. Lake Como is situated among prestige villages and the Grigna mountains. Famous celebrities like George Clooney, Madonna, and Sylvester Stallone own villas in Lake Como. The tranquility and serenity that emulates from Lake Como make this a great vacation spot all year round.

3. Aspen, Colorado

Aspen is a great place to enjoy the Rocky Mountains and the Roaring Fork River. Many wealthy families own homes or cottages throughout the city of Aspen. The amazing snowfall during winter makes this city a great place to go skiing and snowboarding.

4. Bora, Bora, French Polynesia

Bora Bora is an island so nice they named it twice. This French Polynesian island is surrounded by the turquoise water of the Pacific Ocean. The aquatic luxury resorts may cost an arm and a leg but they are situated in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. You can wake up from an afternoon nod and be surrounded by a glorious sunset kissing the horizon at one of the most popular rich and famous vacation spots on this list.

5. Napa Valley, California

Napa Valley is home to the best wine vineyards in California. Many wealthy families stay at the local wineries to take a tour of the grounds and taste the delicious wine. During the late 19th century there were only 140 wineries in the county, now there are over 400.

6. Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai is the largest and the most populated city of United Arab Emirates. This gorgeous city is located close to Abu Dhabi and is off the coast of the Persian Gulf. It is the 22nd most expensive city in the world, so do not expect many budget friendly accommodations.

7. Las Vegas, Nevada


Las Vegas is the party city of the USA. This city is known for its casinos, strip clubs, hotels, and nightclubs. Many nightclubs in Vegas will petition celebrities and wealthy people to be seen at their clubs in exchange for free drinks and accommodations. The reason nightclubs do this is to promote their club in the hopes of catching a celebrity during their night in Vegas. Many people will pay big bucks to visit the same nightclubs as the rich and famous.

8. Ibiza, Spain

If Las Vegas is the party city of the USA, then Ibiza is the party central of Spain. Ibiza is located off the coast of Spain and is best known for throwing raves and dance parties. The port of Ibiza accents the gorgeous turquoise water of the sea. This is a great place to visit with a group of friends and party the night away.

9. St. Bart’s, Caribbean


This island was frequently visited by the famous Christopher Columbus after he discovered the new world. He decided that he liked this island so much that he named it after his brother, Bartolomeo (hence the name St. Bart’s). This island is surrounded by pristine sandy beaches and crystal clear water.

10. Bali, Indonesia

Checking in at number ten on the list of rich and famous vacation spots you should visit is Bali.

Bali has seen an increase in its tourists visitation since the 1980’s. More resorts and hotels were being constructed during this time period and it spiked the tourists interest. The gorgeous, soft beaches and the exclusiveness of the island is what also attracts the celebrities and wealthy families. There are few paparazzi here to take unwanted pictures.

11. The Hamptons, New York


Along the east end of Long Island, there are two cities that are frequently visited by the rich and famous, South Hampton and East Hampton. The price tags of homes in these areas do not fall under the million-dollar mark, which makes this spot inaccessible for the middle class worker to live. But renting a beach house is a great start to enjoying the Hampton life.

12. Monaco

Monaco is located on the French Rivera. The Grimaldi family are a prominent part of this country’s wealthy royal families. The famous actress Grace Kelly fell in love with Monaco and its prince during the 1950’s and became Princess Grace.

13. Maui, Hawaii

Maui is a gorgeous island of Hawaii that welcomes many celebrities to live the Hawaiian lifestyle. Oprah Winfrey has a villa in Maui. Its golden beaches are a beautiful site to behold.

14. Wakaya, Fiji

Wakaya is a privately owned island by David Gilmour. This amazing island makes it way onto this list because of its so secluded and beauty.

15. Portofino, Italy

Portofino is a fishing and resort village on the coast of the Italian Riviera. This gorgeous village has a beautiful view of the sea from the port and many colorfully decorated buildings.

16. The Maldives

The Maldives is the smallest Asian country but is the best country to resort in vacation. Maldives is famous for its dried tuna fish and stunning turquoise water. Celebrities vacation at the Maldives because it is a great place to get away from the chaos of normal life.

17. Nantucket, Massachusetts

Nantucket is a small island off the coast of Massachusetts. Many politicians, actors, and singers love to visit Nantucket for its delicious seafood and peacefulness of the city.

Written by Rachel Pearson

Rachel reports on a wide range of topics from the United States and around the world. She keeps a close eye on the rapidly pour in of new headlines to get the best research and sources possible.

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