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The Gilded Iguana Surf Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewspool bar was not opengorgeous poolthe salt water poolspent nightscomfortable bedswithin walking distanceshort walk to the beachcosta ricaplace to staytgispashowerpropertyboardedgesurfyoga
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beautiful design of this hotel is only matched by the attentive cheerfulness of the staff. We loved the restaurant, it's very safe, and in a great location. Only negative for us is it's very popular with families and wasn't the peaceful couples experience we...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely spot - the remodeled hotel feels like Costa Rican paradise, whether you are a surfer or not (we were not). Decor feels like it's out of a decorating magazine, lovely pool and restaurant, close to the beach, and quite mosquito/fly free due to...More

Thank Tamar K
Response from Donovan G, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 1 week ago

Tuesday night is when the whole town meets at The Gilded Iguana. It has been a tradition since long time ago. Thank you very much for your nice comments. We are happy you liked our bug mist repellant. We will be looking forward to welcome...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been in Costa Rica for 2 weeks now. We were renting a home but wound up getting “stuck” here when our son came down with a double inner ear infection. Not a bad place to ah e to get stuck. We searched Nosara for...More

Thank Harold L
Response from Donovan G, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your sincere comments. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and also because of the good impression you took back home. We will be happy to welcome you again very soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place blows away all the other hotels in Nosara in all aspects- the room, the amenities, the service, the design. We went with our 4 year old and newborn because Harmony was booked the first nights we were there. We fell in love with...More

Thank nycwanderlustgrl
Response from Donovan G, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Our goal is to make you happy and hopefully welcome you back in Nosara and The Gilded Iguana. Thank you for your comments.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just spent 3 nights at the hotel with our 2 kids and as a family that surfs, we were very appreciative of the details that catered to the sport. The salt water pool is amazing, there are outdoor showers everywhere and the surfboard lockers...More

Thank Shawn F
Response from Donovan G, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Our hotel was designed by surfer lovers and we want to offer the most enjoyable and comfortable stay to make a lifetime imprint during your vacations. We will be thrilled to welcome you again in The Gilded Iguana.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$160 - US$293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Nosara
#7 Romantic Hotel in Nosara
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Nosara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$160 - US$293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Nosara
#7 Romantic Hotel in Nosara
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Nosara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (108)
Pool & Beach (13)
Dining (6)
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wendy1218purple
7 July 2017|
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Response from jgross123 | Property representative |
Probably feb 1 2018.
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riva9129
11 January 2017|
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Response from jgross123 | Property representative |
Hotel feb 1 2018. Restaurant possibly earlier.
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Room Tips
"The double beds were a bit small, pick a king bed if you can."
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"We like Jungle Rooms."
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"Pool / surfer room"
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"In my Opinion the rooms in the secund floor pool front are better. Has a nice and large balcony with pool..."
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