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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the most perfect little place to stay at on Little Corn. How can you not love this place?! For me this was one of my best stay during my 6 weeks trip through Costa Rica and Nica! I regret not staying here longer!!...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Derek's Place in February 2018 for three nights. The property is amazing - covered in grass (hello bare feet!) and the cabanas are well-spaced apart for great privacy and quiet. Food isn't the greatest for the prices, but worth it if you...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

We just returned from our vacation on Little Corn Island. We did our diving with the Dive Shack by the sea at Derek's place. The staff - Franco and Cat were great to dive with - very personable and accomodating. They equipment supplied by the...More

Thank tcdc44
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The organic, home cooked family style meals were extraordinary. We loved Derek's place. It is very rustic and quirky. If you are looking for a nice hotel, you probably aren't going to enjoy Derek's Place. If you are looking for primitive luxury artistically done, you...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

For a place that costs $75 a night, the cabins were poorly equipped as they do not have an indoor shower so you have to go outside to the common “shower” where they have a big bucket full and no shower head, so you need...More

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Kelly S
24 January 2015|
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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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"I think all the huts are amazing"
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"Definitely research the amenties provided in each Cabana. They vary dramatically."
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"Casita Rincon seems like the best choice"
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"Stay as far from the swamp as possible."
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