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Emerald Iguana Inn

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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.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had two nights here in the toad room. The room was clean and quite nice. Bit of an odd bathroom set up, but fine. Nice continental breakfast, although coffee was not great. Nice wine and cheese offering in the afternoon. Very quiet location would...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from IguanaInnsofOjai, General Manager at Emerald Iguana InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I came here for a two-night weekend retreat before Christmas and it totally hit the spot. We loved the design of the property - each room had its own unique personality. The free breakfast and afternoon wine & cheese by the pool...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from IguanaInnsofOjai, General Manager at Emerald Iguana InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad your visit was top-notch! Thank you for leaving a review. We hope to see you again in the New Year!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just got home. Stayed there for Christmas Eve and Christmas day and arrived back on 12/26/18. The room was cozy and I loved the charm and warmth of the place. Very artsy too. Also the quiche at breakfast was great, along with a variety of...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from IguanaInnsofOjai, General Manager at Emerald Iguana InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, since reviews such as yours help us work towards our 5-star review goal!

Reviewed 6 November 2018

we loved this place. Our kids loved this place. and yet there really isn't too much to it. It's a very simple but beautiful hotel, with gorgeous trees and vegetation all around you in a very interestingly designed establishment at the end of what seems...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from IguanaInnsofOjai, General Manager at Emerald Iguana InnResponded 8 November 2018

We are happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed our garden oasis! Come again. :)

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Truly feels like a relaxing retreat. I stayed in a 1 bedroom cottage that felt like a small house. Very spacious and beautifully furnished. It had a large front porch for sitting out too. Very private location in a residential neighborhood, but only a 10...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Paige S
Response from IguanaInnsofOjai, General Manager at Emerald Iguana InnResponded 21 October 2018

We are very happy that you enjoyed our garden oasis!

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Response from IguanaInnsofOjai | Property representative |
The Emerald Iguana does not accommodate pets - but our sister property The Blue Iguana Inn does!
21 December 2014|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
With numerous great hiking trails in the area you shouldn't have any problem enjoying the great scenery and sites around the hotel. The main street of Ojai is a gentle 1/2 mile down hill walk from the hotel, and the main... More
Room Tips
"Choose a room not adjoined to another room (noise). Know how to use your thermostat. There was no drawers..."
3 weeks ago
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"we had the Tree Suite and it was spacious and gorgeous with a really decent bathroom"
6 Nov 2018
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"Peacock House has kitchen, tub and private patio with fountain - so peaceful!"
5 Sep 2018
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"all the rooms are unique - not a bad one!"
11 Jun 2018
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US$219 - US$395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesCaliforniaOjai
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