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Mermaid's Secret - Riverside Retreat

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Where to start?? Had an absolutely amazing time at Mermaids Secret, the soundtrack of the jungle teamed with the views of the mountains made for one of the hardest goodbyes. Sam assured we went to bed every night with a full belly and always had...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Mermaid's secret is the best place to stay in Dominica. The accommodation is beautiful and put me into a nice Caribbean vibe. I felt so relaxed and at home. Sam and Tim were amazing and I'm so grateful to them for letting me stay with...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We spent 4 nights at this absolutely fantastic spot and it could not have been more beautiful. The spot chosen to place this wonderful retreat could not be more perfect. It is both offering some “adventures” and absolute silence and remoteness “as close to nature...More

Thank marvingio
Response from MermaidsSecret, Owner at Mermaid's Secret - Riverside RetreatResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks folks for the very kind and detailed review of your stay here at mermaids secret. We are glad you enjoyed your time here...the caravan is pretty cool and certainly a unique experience in the Caribbean. It just needs some wheels ;-) best wishes Tim...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

My husband and I stayed at Mermaid's Secret in the Moon Yurt for a week. We can't emphasize enough what a special place this is! We couldn't wait to come home to our jungle retreat at the end of our adventurous days exploring Dominica. In...More

Thank Anne C
Response from MermaidsSecret, Owner at Mermaid's Secret - Riverside RetreatResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for the kind review Anne. It was a fun week with you guys and the other guests here. Glad you enjoyed our little corner of the jungle :-)

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We stayed in the yellow cabin. It was very clean and comfortable. The next time I stay though, I want to stay in the gypsy wagon! It is so awesome! The property is absolutely breathtaking! You are really submerged into the rain forest and it...More

Thank Desiree B
Response from MermaidsSecret, Owner at Mermaid's Secret - Riverside RetreatResponded 27 April 2017

Thanks Desiree for taking the time to review your stay with us. Please don't feel bad about the chaos you caused in the kitchen by announcing your vegetarianism at the 11th hour.....Sam coped and we all had time for another drink while we waited ;-)...More

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US$15 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Cabins have ensuite bathrooms, yurts don't."
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"You can choose between cottage or jurta or put up your own tent on the grass."
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"If you have to go out at night better take bungalow than yort (only 3 m, but it can rain..),"
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"The yurt is one of the most romantic places we've ever styed in."
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