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    Gilded Iguana Hotel

    Playa Guiones, Nosara 5233, Costa Rica
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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    Traveller (63)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Room & Suite (7)
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good26%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “costa rica” (14 reviews)
    “large room” (2 reviews)
    “nice pool” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    21 - 25 of 128 reviews

    Reviewed 28 March 2015

    I stayed 5 days in the non-AC rooms which are quite spacious and clean. The people are friendly. The hotel is in front of a great surf school and 200m from the amazing Guiones beach break. Breakfast starts later than in other places (7h30) so...More

    1  Thank Philippe C
    Reviewed 23 March 2015

    This was a great experience and exactly what we wanted. Perfect location near the beach and great hotel service. Didn't find the reception to be that warm or informative. Restaurants/bars are pricey but that was expected at the beach. The room was without AC but...More

    1  Thank Maryssa H
    Reviewed 6 September 2014

    My partner and I have stayed at the Iguana numerous times over the past few years. The rooms are clean, comfortable and provide all you need for a low key stay near the beach. (Don't expect tv in the room, you really don't need it)....More

    1  Thank TravelGenie212
    Reviewed 27 July 2014

    We stayed here for two nights. Rooms are spacious and clean. The rooms above the restaurant are huge! but not so quiet. The rooms on the ground behind the pool are not as big, but much quieter. Restaurant is convenient and food is decent, if...More

    Thank Kevin K
    Reviewed 23 July 2014

    I stayed here for a full week the third week of May. My friend and I stayed in an AC double room, the first one behind the pool. I thought it was clean, quiet, safe and overall a great value. The restaurant/bar was also very...More

    2  Thank VeronicaPra
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$50 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Family Hotel in Nosara
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Nosara
    • #14 On the Beach Hotel in Nosara
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Nosara
    • Also Known As
    • Gilded Iguana Hotel Costa Rica/Nosara
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    Traveller (63)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (57)
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    Questions & Answers
    6 July 2017|
    Response from jgross123 | Property representative |
    Probably feb 1 2018.
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from jgross123 | Property representative |
    Hotel feb 1 2018. Restaurant possibly earlier.
    Room Tips
    "We had a large suite above the restaurant. Nice balcony off the room."
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    "Bring ear plugs if you get a room without a/c and windows"
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    "Other rooms were bungalows in the back, probably more private. We enjoyed the fridge and coffee pot in our..."
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    "The A/C room was nice to have, though I'm not certain it was necessary."
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