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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...

1Thank 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 2 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
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 30 November 2016

My husband and I just enjoyed two amazing nights at the Emerald Iguana Inn. This place really exceeded our expectations -- it was so beautiful during the day and the night (with twinkle lights!). The Feather Room was exactly what we needed: comfy king bed, spacious bathroom with two sinks and a great shower, adorable patio, cozy fireplace with arm...

1Thank AshleyKerbel
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I grew up in Ojai and visit family often. I have stayed at the sister property, The Blue Iguana, several times but this was my first time at the Emerald Iguana. There is no other hotel that can give you the authentic Ojai experience like the Emerald Iguana. It is exactly like living in Ojai might be if someone cleaned...

Thank MichelleTang408
Hermosa Beach, California
Reviewed 26 November 2016

My GF and I have stayed at the Iguana properties at least 4 times now...They are always so accommodating. Amazing staff. Lovely suites that come with everything you might need. They are also walking distance to the main street. We will be back over and over.

Thank RedbaronFilms
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Nestled right in the heart of Ojai, the Emerald Iguana is Ojai's jewel for sophisticated travelers. Seriously! Surrounded by mature trees, it's got Marc Whitman's signature quickly designs, coupled with upscale furniture, in fully en-suite rooms (many with balconies) which evoke the feel of a calm, spiritual retreat. NO KIDS OR PETS allowed.

Thank Lale W

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • 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: €202 - €369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“Web site room descriptions are very accurate. If you have special needs or desires, just ask the staff before reserving.”
 of 5 bubbles RMEDBE, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you look at your room on line first”
 of 5 bubbles 735carolynm, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pick an insect---any insect. There are rooms and "cottages". All have working fireplaces. Heat and AC available any time.”
 of 5 bubbles pjhooray, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There is a quiet policy after 9:30 pm so if you are looking for rest and relation you have found your place!”
 of 5 bubbles JaK26_13, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“quiet seclusion”
 of 5 bubbles pols701, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
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