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    Gilded Iguana Hotel

    Playa Guiones, Nosara 5233, Costa Rica
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (63)
    Pool & Beach (10)
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    Overview

    • Excellent61%
    • Very good26%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “live music” (26 reviews)
    “laid back” (11 reviews)
    “playa guiones” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
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    KayaSol Surf Hotel
    171 reviews
    #9 of 23 hotels in Nosara
     
    Jungles Edge
    138 reviews
    #8 of 23 hotels in Nosara
     
    Sunset Shack Hotel
    59 reviews
    #10 of 23 hotels in Nosara
     
    Living Hotel
    138 reviews
    #11 of 23 hotels in Nosara
     
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    61 - 65 of 134 reviews

    Reviewed 2 March 2013 via mobile

    Our family stayed here for 7 nights last month and had a very pleasant, memorable stay. The rooms and grounds are simple and well-kept. The location (about two walking blocks down a dirt road to Playa Guiones) is fantastic. We felt safe and secure at...More

    1  Thank SDnative23
    Reviewed 18 February 2013

    We've just returned from our second stay at the Gilded Iguana and we're going through withdrawal...missing our morning routine...(free) coffee by the pool, long beach walks (minutes away) with Ellie, the lovable resident black border collie who acts as the surrogate pet for anyone missing...More

    Thank beachbumz07
    Reviewed 31 January 2013

    I stayed with a couple of friends at the hotel and enjoyed it very very much. To start with, the beach is literally at a 2 minute walk straight up, also the price we got charged for the room was more tan reasonable for what...More

    Thank Feds-Vargas
    Reviewed 28 January 2013

    This hotel was really great. The staff is super nice and welcoming. Prices were totally fair. Nice clean rooms, spacious and comfortable. the grounds are pretty and the pool is just the right size, very close to the beach. Good food and drinks. Overall awesome

    Thank lagirl23
    Reviewed 27 January 2013

    Fodor's review was accurate. Welcoming place, whether you're staying there or stopping by for drink. Central location, close to beach. Basic pool, but hit the spot during the heat of the day. Staff was helpful. We did the less expensive $50 no A/C room. Great...More

    Thank Northerns43323
    KayaSol Surf Hotel
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    Jungles Edge
    138 reviews
    #8 of 23 hotels in Nosara
     
    Sunset Shack Hotel
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    Living Hotel
    138 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • 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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 50 - US$ 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Family Hotel in Nosara
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Nosara
    • #13 On the Beach Hotel in Nosara
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
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    Traveller (63)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (3)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    riva9129
    When will it re open?
    11 January 2017|
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    Response from jgross123 | Property representative |
    Early 2018
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    JoieR220
    Hi Brian, I am booked to go to the Gilded Iguana and was wondering if you rented a car or was taken through a shuttle bus. How did you you get there from the airport. Thanks, any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Mariana
    12 June 2015|
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    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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