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The Lizard King Hotel & Suites is in a great location, friendly service, fun amenities, beautiful wooden rooms and building structure. Free WiFi, Free Coffee and Snacks, Parking, Free Swimming Pool Access - Bus-stop Shuttle to Hotel,Great Location - Next to Everything & across the Street from the Beach, LaundryService, Orthopedic Mattresses, Air Condition or fan, Mini refrigerator, Mini Bar, Cable Television, Coffee, and Tours and Attractions Appointment Management Onsite. Massage Service
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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The staff at this hotel was the best part of our stay. Everyone was extremely friendly and kind. Being in the city made it easy to walk everywhere in town. The rooms are large, clean and with televisions, air conditioning, refrigerators, and very good WiFi. The pool was very
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Arrived at the hotel near the end of November (1 person) and took a king size bed with air-conditioning. Spent my time at the pool as no-one really used it. Very basic accommodations along with a mini fridge where I stored the beer for the day. I was on the 2nd floor at the very
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Response from Lizard K, Manager at Lizard King Hotel Resort
Responded 29 Dec 2018
Dear Mr. Keller, Thank you very much for your review. We really appreciate it. Was a pleasure having you with us. It is a shame that you aren't thinking on visiting Puerto Viejo again. But in case you change your mind, you are more than Welcome to The Lizard King. Kind regards, The Lizard King Team.
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If you are planing to visit Costa Rica do not miss to visit Pueto VIejo de Limon at the caribbean and the Lizard king HOtel nice and clean , it has a very friendly staff,basic not fancy rooms. It is located a walking distance from the main restaurants, If you are in Puerto
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The "Lizard King Hotel and Resort" in Puerto Viejo never disappoints. Ever time I stay here it just gets better every time. The staff are very helpful and dogs are aloud to stay. They have a pool with a pool side bar. Rooms have been up graded with a/c, queen beds, new shower
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Response from code333, Manager at Lizard King Hotel Resort
Responded 25 Jun 2018
Thank you very much Guy, we appreciate your input and more importantly we appreciate you being our guest. We look forward to your next visit.
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As much as I know the only hotel with any stars in town (actually ***). And they deserve it. The hotel ist clean and good situated with dozens of shops, bars and restaurants nearby. The beach is only few steps away. The rooms are equipped with pool and AC (one can choose between
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Response from Lizard K, Manager at Lizard King Hotel Resort
Responded 6 Mar 2018
Thank you very much Jürg for your words. It is wonderful to hear you guys had a good time here with us. You guys are more than welcome any time you want to come back. It will be our pleasure to have you guys back here. Kind regards and Pura Vida, Lizard King Team!
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The Standard Room at the Lizard King Hotel Resort
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The Double Room at the Lizard King Hotel Resort
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Is there a beach close by where we can swim in the ocean?
Hi, yes there are some beaches where you can swim close to Puerto Viejo. I totally recommend you Punta Uva and Manzanillo. If you are interested in Snorkelling we can offer you a tour including material. Best regards, Jose Luis
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Renting a car is always a good option and I personally would recommend it if you plan to stay for longer than a week. Here in Puerto Viejo most get around by bike, that's the most popular transportation by far. There are a couple beaches that are a bit farther away and not too reachable by bike. If you want to explore different areas at your own pace I'd recommend a car. However, if should you decide not to rent a car, there are tours that can pick you up and take you on several beautiful sights.
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Do the rooms include a hair dryer? Thank you.
The rooms do not include a hair dryer. But you can lend a hair dryer at the reception.
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Yes there are 4 daily shuttles from San Jose to our hotel. Send us an email and we can arrange transportation for you.
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Dear Bob and Brenda, Thanks for contacting us, we do have a room available with 2 beds, a/c and a kitchenette. There is also a pool and breakfast is included. The price will be $199 without tax. Please let us know if you have more questions, Amanda front desk
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"Away from the street, can get really loud"
"Rooms around pool will have less traffic noise"
"Upgrade to the rooms with A/C."
"If you're looking for a decent nights sleep, this is definitely not the place to be."
"Think they were all good."
US$71 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa RicaProvince of LimonPuerto Viejo de Talamanca
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