Little Corn Island Hotels, Resorts, Bungalows, Cabins, Eco-Lodges & Hostels
Starting off the list below are some traveler-favorite lodgings as well as some of the higher-rated (on Trip Advisor & Booking.com) hotels on the island. Some are listed by location and type. There is something here on Little Corn for every style and budget, from backpacker-chic to full luxury.
Check with each place for their current rates as they can change from time to time.
Top-Rated Accommodations and Lodging
Little Corn Island Beach & Bungalow
One of only two Trip Advisor 2022 “Best of the Best” (top 1% in the world) resorts in Nicaragua, LCIBB was also ranked at the #10 spot in Central America’s “Most Romantic” resort list (only Nicaraguan resort ranked in the top 20). LCIBB offers clean, comfortable, on the beach Nica-Chic bungalows, in-cabin WIFI, luxury beds, private baths (hot showers), fans, sea breeze, lots of amenities, and a quiet, peaceful location just 13 minutes from the village.
Touting the open-to-the-public on-site Turned Turtle Restaurant which has consistently ranked as the best of the Corn Islands, the talented staff promptly serves tasty and affordable food (starts at 2.49us)from 8am to 5pm. Guests can get great Margaritas, semi-famous Pina Coladas, and delicious “Mudholes” (the island’s most unique frozen drink). See our full restaurant listing on the Eat & Drink page.
Rates start as low as 129us/night and include IVA and hotel taxes (consider this when comparing rates). Click here to book, see reviews here, visit their full website. You can also Call or Text via What’s App +505 8923 2517.
Yemaya Island Hideaway
Luxury resort opened in 2013. 16 individual cabins, some with A/C and plunge pools. Located beachfront at the north end of the island. Also features first-class Erizo restaurant on-site, and a newly added swimming pool patio area, as well as wellness facilities with yoga, massage, etc. Visit their website for booking or for more info.
Hotel Los Delfines
Located on the main path on the west side of the island, Los Delfines offers comfort and easy walk to local beaches, shops, restaurants, etc. Rooms have air conditioning, cable tv, private bathroom, free wi-fi. The hotel has a bar/restaurant on site offering a variety of foods. Also features Dolphin Dive shop on-site, as well as a restaurant. Rooms from $40 for a single and $50 per night for double.
PLUS, discounts off above rates when you purchase a dive package! Click here to book or visit their website.
Near the wharf
Christina’s Guest House
Lovely 2 story building, easy to spot shortly after you turn left after the wharf on the main village path. Prices as low as $10 per night (w/shared baths), and $23+ with private baths, and (some) with A/C, balconey, and an ocean view starting at $35. Some rooms feature a kitchenette, and 2-bedroom apartments also available. Right across from a nice village beach. Click here to book now and for exact pricing for the type of room you need. Or by phone on +505 8847 7483
Sea View (Hospedaje Vista Del Mar)
Located right next to the dock yet in a tranquil setting on a small headland these 12 rooms are owned and run by Mr. Winnie (the local Mayor) & Miss Sharon who live on-property. Some rooms feature a kitchenette. Prices from $20 per night and it’s located right by the sea. Click here to book now, or you can call if you have more questions: +505 8847 7483
Hotel Las Palmeras is situated in a village neighborhood about a 10-15 minute walk from the wharf. Rooms have fan and A/C. Free WiFi. The hotel also has a Restaurant and Dive Center on-site, and they offer Dive & Stay packages. Rates for rooms start from $35. For more info, or to make a reservation, check their website or call +505 8650 6210
Currently open seasonally, 13 air-conditioned rooms, and nicely located within the village, and a 1-minute walk from the wharf and to a nearby beach. Good place to consider if you have a large group.
Contact them directly for dates and rates at: Phone: +505 8836-4589 Email: Sunshinehotelnic@gmail.com, Or click here to book online
Economical beachfront cabins on the breezy east side of the island
Grace’s Cool Spot
Backpacker favorite, Cool Spot, has festively colored cabins by the beach, mostly shared bathrooms but a couple with private facilities also. A great place to meet other travelers, and while away the day lazing in hammocks, snorkeling, and as it gets dark to savor a cold beer or bottle of rum. On-site restaurant produces local style food including fresh fish and lobster. Rooms from $17 per night. Accepts credit cards. Click here to book or contact by phone on +505 8617 0239.
Elsa’s Sweet Breeze
Run by the charismatic Elsa herself, these bright yellow beachside cabins on the east side of the island. Rooms from $10 per night, some with private bathrooms, some shared. Also Kitchen provided on-site for guest use. Contact by phone on +505 2575 5014
Carlito’s Sunrise Paradise
Beach cabins on the east side of the island with a variety of accommodation options from one-bed up to a two-bedroom cabin with a self-contained kitchen and bathroom. Rooms start at $20 per night. On-site full-service restaurant for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. Accepts credit cards. Free Wifi. On the web Carlito’s Place Little Corn. Or contact by phone: +505 8219 4091
Derek and his wife Anna have created a unique hideaway at the north-east end of the island where wooden cabins sit among lush green grass leading to the beach. Home-prepared meals in a communal dining area add to the family atmosphere where you’ll also quickly make friends with Derek and Anna’s two children who are keen to show you around their own little paradise. Rooms from $70 per night (with seasonal discounts). For more information please visit their website.
Update: Dereks Place also recently became home to Little Corn’s first full-menu vegetarian restaurant, Kamiavan (see listing on the “Eat & Drink” tab)
Farm Peace & Love
Run by wordly Italian expat Paola and her local husband Bing, there are two cottages for rent at the north end of the island complete with kitchens. Prices are either $50 or $70 per night for the guest suite/cottage with weekly and monthly rates also available.
Click on their website to book, or for more info: Farm Peace & Love
Rustic eco-lodge with artistic freeform cabins blending with Nature, and an example of sustainable eco-tourism. It’s the spot if you’re looking for the extreme off-grid experience. There is a shared rustic wood fire kitchen for guests to use at no extra cost. Cabanas starting from 12$/night, (click here to book) (Fair warning, there are dogs on site and there have been multiple reports locally and on reviews that they are aggressive and bite.)
Rustic cabins in the woods, at the north end of the island located a 5-minute walk to the beach. Bunk room starts at $15 per night, private $40 and up. House and longer term rentals also an option, and kitchen available for use. Click here to visit their website for more info and booking
Three Brother’s Hostel
Right by the pier in the heart of town. It is run by the friendly and helpful Randy and Lucila who go out of their way to ensure you have a pleasant and safe stay at their place. Two large communal kitchens makes it a popular place for those on a budget, and also popular with those taking extended stays on the island. It’s an island institution where cleanness and security are important with a relaxed vibe. Dorms from $8 and rooms from $10 per night with clean shared bathrooms. Click here to book or call their local number: +505 8409 9938.
Run with true island flavor by Mr. Gomez, he has 3 rooms with shared bathroom, shared kitchen with fridge for $10/$15 per night. Well situated overlooking the coast on the west side of the island at the start of the path to the east side. Phone for availability on +505 8339 7776.
The Havana Libre Hostal
Next to the Cuban Restaurant just to the left of the wharf, these private rooms have either a double or double plus single bed with fans. Rooms from $35+ per night (accepts credit cards). Click here to book a room now or call: +505 8847 8813.
Also, check AirBnB for guest houses and rooms for longer-term rent around the island