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Derek's Place

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Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for 3 nights, and i have to admit the cabanas are nice even though they are a bit overpriced. But what really drove me mad were the owners derek and anne. Derek never even said hello or anything and obviously acted like...More

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Response from DerekofDereksPlace, Owner at Derek's PlaceResponded 16 May 2017

We never said hello or goodbye? Very unusual if so. For that I apologize. Sometimes mistakes with the bill can happen if the kitchen help marks the wrong room or something, it is always good to check your bill. Usually the mistakes are that the...More

Reviewed 8 February 2016

Long flight from Canada, then a flight to Big Corn Island and then the panga to little corn island. A 'long' walk across the island and then you find Paradise. The flights, boat and walk was worth it the second that we arrived at Derek's....More

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Reviewed 4 February 2016

The location is beautiful and isolated from most of the island. However, the beach house requires high tolerance for cockroaches and scary electrical wiring. The 'bedrooms' upstairs are so small that you have to crawl around and the mattresses are on the floor which is...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2016

OK the cabin was cute and funky,that is all I can say good about this place. Many reviewers have commented about how horrible and unwelcoming the owners are and that is all very true. The bigger issue is that it is grossly overpriced for what...More

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Response from DerekofDereksPlace, Owner at Derek's PlaceResponded 16 May 2017

Please give me some detail so I can respond to you in kind. Otherwise I'll think this is just a fake review that just wants to smear us. We try to give everyone the best experience possible though it is true there have been a...More

Reviewed 31 December 2015

I just returned from a 10 day trip to Derek’s Place on Little Corn Island (LCI), and thought that I would share our experience. As a full disclaimer we went to Derek’s Place with the intent of snorkelling- my wife is pregnant and we have...More

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Response from DerekofDereksPlace, Owner at Derek's PlaceResponded 16 May 2017

Hello Lucifer, Sorry your stay was unpleasant for you, we really do hope everyone has a great time here as the majority of reviews here indicate. Remember that we told you to bring cash to pay your last nights because there is no ATM out...More

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Response from Allison T | Reviewed this property |
There is a communal bucket shower, which is a big barrel and you have a bucket to scoop the water out and over you. Our kids thought it was really neat. You do get towels in your cabana. We stayed in the Bottle House... More
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