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Hotel Iguanazul

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, American,
Apdo, #130-5150, Santa Cruz 50301, Costa Rica
+506 2658 8123
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
18 Dec 2017
“A Classic. Forever.”
6 Mar 2017
“Sunset views unsurpassed. Happy Hour great deal. Consistent yummy food.”
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Bar, American, Pub, South American, Costa Rican
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Apdo, #130-5150, Santa Cruz 50301, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

This place has been around for 30 years at least and it remains a classic. On a bluff overlooking the ocean, it's a little slice of Heaven.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank CarrieB2070
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We've been coming here for happy hour and meals for 2 years. The sunset view is priceless. The front of kitchen staff ( Miguel, Diana, Toby, Reggie) are friendly and professional. The chef/ cooks (excuse my spelling we say in English- Wilmer and Jamie) do...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Tbbsotwcd
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great views of Playa Junquillal and a perfect place to watch the sunset. The appetizers were very good and so we're the desserts. Entrees were so so and service was pretty bad.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank kimbo59
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Wow! We went twice in seven days for a chimichanga at Iguanazul as well as for an evening barbeque. It is a wonderful place to watch the sunset and they have happy hour during that time. I would recommend this to anyone wanting a tasty...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Mary B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We ate breakfast here. The food was good, servers very friendly and a reasonable price. We enjoyed looking at the ocean as we ate.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Rose W
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We were staying at a nearby villa and decided to walk over for dinner. The dinner was very good and the staff, very friendly. We met the owner who told us they had just reopened the hotel and restaurant. I would definitely recommend for dinner....More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank granny09
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Went with two other couples for dinner to the Iguanazul ahead of the sunset and for the evening barbeque. The hotel sits on a bluff overlooking the ocean and tables are arranged outside by the beautiful pool affording a spectacular view of the sunset. It's...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Shorty B
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The hotel and view are unsurpassed, however, the restaurant must be eaten at with caution. My husband's meal was fine, but mine gave me food poisoning. I was throwing up for 15 hours and had diarrhea for 4 days. Actually couldn't do anything else we...More

Thank jillsjonas
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Great Hotel. Fantastic Restaurant. Great location. Fantastic service, food, bar and amazing sunsets every night! Great for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Nice clean comfortable rooms. Easy 1 minute walk to the choice of two beautiful pristine beaches. Super friendly staff. Easy drive to Tamarindo. We...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Getaway286539
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We went for dinner at sunset. The sunset view was incredible. Palm trees frame a perfect Pacific Coast sunset over the water, and it was truly the prettiest sunset we saw on vacation. When it came time for dinner, however, the food and drink were...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Heather F
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, American, Pub, South American, Costa Rican
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Apdo, #130-5150, Santa Cruz 50301, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +506 2658 8123
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