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Villa Park, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We decided to get away after Valentine's Day for a couple of days. We've been to Ojai before but never to the Emerald Iguana. We booked a two night stay and got a discounted rate. The property is beautiful. They have rooms that can accommodate two guests or a whole family. Stayed in the Feather room and loved it. Very...

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drive in is beautiful. The face of the property is gorgeous. The little compound is a delicious respite. The rooms are an amazing Spanish revival of tile and carpets and raw wood furniture. If only the service matched the space and the price tag. For more than $300/night, I was disappointed. The hot tub has to be manually heated...

Thank Pol S
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a weekend get away with our friends. The Frog suite was even better than the pictures. Spacious with two gas fire places a large living room and a kitchen with everything you need. The staff were great and the grounds are very nice. It is a little Oasis in Ojai. Off the main street so you really feel...

Thank mikeyvero
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We needed a place to stay for 2 nights while our house was being tented. Although we were in our own town, the Emerald Inn was so comfortable and nice we felt as if we were on vacation. We will definitely recommend it to our out of town guests.

Thank 451glennu
Thames, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Such a perfect and lovely experience at the Emerald Iguana. Others here have described the serenity and beauty of the grounds and the wonderful attention to detail. I'm just chiming in to add that the Leaf Suite, where we stayed, was beautiful. When I booked it, it was the last room available for our dates and I somehow had the...

Thank tara6326
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We were in the Tadpole room, which was despite its name, plenty big for a couple. We had a big king size bed, a sweet little kitchenette (no microwave tho), a very nice bathroom, and we were steps away from the breakfast room and the hot tub. The room didn't have a lot of windows, but was artfully designed and...

Thank Ellen D
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Although I spend more than 170 nights a year in hotels for work, on occasion my decidedly better half needs some time away from the routine of home. Consequently, when we do travel together, I try to find hotels that are a little out of the ordinary and a cut above the garden variety Hilton, Marriott, and Hyatt. Happily, the...

Thank CO2Emitter
Long Beach, California
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Chose the Emerald Iguana after reading the reviews here (and checking the price of the Ojai Valley Inn). Could not have been happier! On top of saving $250/night, my wife loved the ambiance of this gem. Booked the "Fall into Autumn" package and received an in-room couples massage, along with other treasures including a $50 dining certificate to Suzanne's (that's...

Thank Kevin H
Seattle, WA
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We stayed here 2 nights at the end of September and would return to the Emerald Iguana in a heartbeat. Located at the edge of a quiet residential area, we enjoyed pleasant walks through the neighborhood to the main part of town. It was very warm when we were there, but the Inn is so shaded and quiet that the...

Thank rarintoroam
Beverly Hills, California
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This Thanksgiving was my third visit to the Emerald Iguana. As always it is a beautiful, tranquil experience with excellent service. It is tucked away on a residential street for ultimate privacy yet so close to all Ojai has to offer - a hidden gem.

Thank Jayel210

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Emerald Iguana Inn is Ojai's most beautiful boutique hotel. This lovely, romantic boutique Inn offers luxury accommodations in a serene setting just a few minutes walk from the scenic downtown Ojai. Luxuriously decorated rooms, suites and cottages surround a crystaline pool & spa. Many offer whirlpool or clawfoot bathtubs, fireplaces or private balconies. Daily continental breakfast. Wine & cheese reception offered Spring & Summer weekends. In-room spa services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emerald Iguana Inn

Address: 108 Pauline St, End of Blanche St., Ojai, CA 93023-1815
Region: United States > California > Ojai
Price Range: ₹ 15,189 - ₹ 26,682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“quiet seclusion”
 of 5 bubbles pols701, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We loved the Leaf Suite.”
 of 5 bubbles tara6326, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I dont' think there is a bad room in the place. Depends on the size you want.”
 of 5 bubbles EllenD190, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Each room is different and can be viewed on-line.”
 of 5 bubbles CO2Emitter, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Each space is unique. Most have full kitchens - more like bungalows. All are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Jayel210, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
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