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Derek's Place

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Reviewed 20 February 2015

It's a lovely oasis. I have to say, that Derek made one of the 10 best meals WE HAVE EVER HAD...AND WE ARE FOODIES. Fresh lobster in a coconut sauce. I have never enjoyed lobster more. The addition of the bathrooms to the rooms (huts)...More

3  Thank livetotravelallovrwd
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Really enjoyed our stay at Derek's Place. It was very windy being on this side of the island, but was actually more of an attribute by keeping us cool at night and keeping the bugs away. The walk into town is about 15-20 min and...More

1  Thank Carla S
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Derek's place is definitely the best place to stay in Little Corn Island (perhaps even Nicaragua)! When we arrived after a 20-minute walk (there are no cars allowed on the island), we were immediately overwhelmed by the beauty of this place. It is nothing less...More

3  Thank HanneloreMathias
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I loved Derek's place....I wasn't going to let anything bother me on this vacation, I loved the hikes to Derek's Place though the jungle and seeing critters along the way, the beautiful porch overlooking the most beautiful grass and ocean, the sound of the coconuts...More

Thank Racherz
Reviewed 27 June 2014

First, let me just disclose that my boyfriend and I are not picky or high-maintenance travelers, nor do we have unrealistic expectations when going to a remote island. To be honest, I believe that some of the previous reviews have unrealistic complaints about the pests...More

4  Thank erd05d
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24 January 2015|
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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"Definitely research the amenties provided in each Cabana. They vary dramatically."
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"Stay as far from the swamp as possible."
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"If you want to cook and have a good deal of space get the beach house."
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