Great check-in experience93% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
AKA - Derek's Place. The beauty of the north will surely capture your heart as it has ours!
Laptop friendly workspace
1 king bed
1 single bed
1 single bed
1 sofa bed
No parties or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 5PM
Check out by 11AM
Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Wide hallway clearance
Our stay in the house was fantastic, not only because of the house itself and the spectacular view but specially because of the great company of Vangie, an exceptionally touching person who constantly took attentive care of all of us. Everything was as described in the presentati…
The view was amazing like described and everyone says. Was just hard to get around because there is no public transportation. Only one of us could drive a motorbike and renting a van was a bit pricey. The nearest place we found to eat was a resort called Denyville, but we waited …
Response from Derek:
It was a pleasure hosting you. Besides denyville there is some places to eat right in Burgos as well as restaurants in Pacifico just south of us. Rented motorcycles or hiring vans and habble habble is the only Island travel options throughout siargao. There are public jeepneys as well which are fun for the experience but slow and not too comfortable ;)
Bottom line is that the house is awesome and the view is stunning! Vangee (pronouced more like "bungee") is the house keeper that comes from 8 to 17 (and may stay longer if necessary) and she's a great help to buy food for you, cook whatever you purchased, do some cleaning, and a…
The view from Derek's place is more than a "million dollars". The house is also large enough to host families comfortably. My special bonus was the omelette Vangie made me the following morning. Awesome stuff using some of vegetable from Derek's organic farm. Thanks Derek for s…
A perfectly built house in a beautiful and peaceful location with plenty of seating spaces for chilling out overlooking the waves. There is also a nice stretch of sandy beach suitable for a little bit of swimming just down the hill.
I have loved living and serving in a beautiful place amongst amazing people for the past 20 years! My wife and I started and oversee a non profit organization serving the poor through community development projects, education and organic farming. It has been a rewarding journey w…
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