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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 27 March 2016

a small beach town, away from the commercial town like Playa del Coco .. a place where you will find peace .. the most beautiful beach in this environment filled with peace! Iguana Inn is a residence where you will find the love back into all that is created there ... An exceptional beautiful garden with a lovely pool, beautiful... More 

Thank Laupua
West Lafayette, Indiana
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109 reviews
54 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 August 2015

The owner was very nice and welcoming and the room was only $20 so I can't really complain. But the room has no A/C and very bad ventilation with a fan that isn't strong enough so it's very hot all night. The other thing that was actually MUCH worse than the heat was that the bugs ALL came out at... More 

1 Thank Brittany S
Edmonton, Canada
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 May 2015

I stayed at Iguana Inn for four days in April 2015. My $20/night room was clean and comfortable. It was basic, but had all I needed to sleep, watch a little T.V. before bed and shower in the a.m. (I don't like air conditioning, so it didn't bother me that my room didn't have any). They showed me a gorgeous... More 

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Vevey, Switzerland
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

Sandra is very nice and welcoming. However, Room has no A/C and only loud fan. Bedsheets were too small. Few hungry muskitos in the room . Noisy pool in the morning. Hardest night we've had in Costa Rica. Playa Hermosa is very nice however, so if you get up early, you can enjoy!

Thank Florent P
New York City, New York
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54 reviews
30 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed at iguana inn as a last resort because there was no other place available. We quickly understood the reason why. Rooms and common areas are extremely dirty. Bathrooms are the worst of all. They were clogged and just plain gross. The room walls were covered in ants and other unidentified bugs. I strongly suggest you don't attempt to... More 

3 Thank Captain_Krabs
Miami, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 7 November 2013

I've been meaning to write this review for a few months now - the owners, Kenny and Sandra, were very hospitable and very down to earth. I arrived there in late June with 3 of my girlfriends, having called only a few hours before we arrived there to reserve our rooms. Since we were unfamiliar with Playa Hermosa, Sandra had... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 5 May 2013

Two weeks ago I got back from CR and of course I had a wonderful time. I stayed at four different places over the two weeks I was there. I wanting to see and experience different places/areas. I spent for luxury on some days and looked for budget sensitive value on other days. It is the budget sensitive value category... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 November 2012

Coming during off season, we were lucky to be the only guests at the inn for 4 nights, and were able to stay in our room for 10USD/person/night. We stayed in the big room by the pool with a little kitchenette en suite. There was a ceiling fan which kept the room quite cool at night, and even a TV... More 

Thank Grace H
San Francisco, Californie
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Reviewed 15 May 2012

We spend 5 days at the Iguana Inn and liked it very much ! The little swimming pool is very pleasant tucked away in the tropical garden and Sandra is adorable. The rooms are simple, basic and clean, and at night we could hear birds and frogs and howler monkeys near by... We would definitely go back for another vacation... More 

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30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2012 via mobile

This was a lovely little hostel, friendly staff, great little pool and close to the beach. We were concerned about hot nights prior to booking, but on their website some rooms were advertised with AC. There was no AC. We had an upstairs room and it was like a sauna, only one window and a fan, so no air flow.... More 

1 Thank OzJenny

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Additional Information about Iguana Inn

Address: Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Hermosa
Number of rooms: 172
Also Known As:
Iguana Hotel Playa Hermosa
Iguana Inn Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa
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“nice rooms with balcony,beach view”
 of 5 bubbles Laupua, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Get your own private shower”
 of 5 bubbles brittanys892, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
“This place has only 7 rooms (I think...or was it 9). Playa Hermosa is very quiet, so any room here is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Anitabonita2014, 10 May 2015 | Read review
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