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The Gilded Iguana Surf Hotel

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Free Parking
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

An amazing staff recieved us, delicious food & excellent location, walking distance from the beach! We stayed in a really comfortable beautiful room and the hotel is really close to stores and other restaurant options.

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Response from Speedtraveler, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you for your comments. We are glad to know you are satisfied. Please come back, we eill be happy to welcome you.

Reviewed 18 April 2018

This newly renovated hotel is chic, open and very beautifully done. Rooms are perfect sized and you cant go wrong with that rainfall shower! We stayed beginning of April 2018 it had only been reopened for a few weeks. Staff was beyond nice and knowledgeable...More

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Response from Speedtraveler, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 20 April 2018

We are really glad to know you are happy with our hotel and service. We will be expecting your return. best regards and thank you for your review.

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Thank goodness the house we rented in Nosara was infested with bugs! If it hadn’t been, we never would have had to scramble & find new lodgings and we never would have stumbled upon one of the greatest vacation experiences of our lives... the newly...More

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Response from Speedtraveler, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 17 April 2018

We are truly happy to receive your review and your lovely comments. And we are glad our concept has left an imprint on you and your family. We will be looking forward to welcome you again in Nosara and The Gilded Iguana surf hotel. Thank...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

To start with something positive: We loved the design and the location! It's super close to the beach, and they have racks for the surf board in front of the room. When you check-in, it almost feels like a boutique hotel. However, it's clearly not...More

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Response from Speedtraveler, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We are adjusting some procedures in order to improve and offer the best service and commodities for our guests. Please accept our sincere apology for not being ready for your gluten-free request. We are now and our chef...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We spent last night at The Guilded Iguana in Nosara. The renovated hotel is truly beautiful. It has a very cool modern edge to it. The grounds still being landscaped, although the pools are in, the lounge areas are extremely comfortable and the surfer vibe...More

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Response from Donovan G, Manager at The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelResponded 24 March 2018

Dear Susan. Thank you very much for choosing The Gilded Iguana surf hotel. We are honored with your review and happy for delivering good service and accommodations. We will look in to the restaurant opportunities to improve and we are looking forward to welcome you...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Nosara
#7 Romantic Hotel in Nosara
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Nosara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Nosara
#7 Romantic Hotel in Nosara
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Nosara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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wendy1218purple
6 July 2017|
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Response from jgross123 | Property representative |
Probably feb 1 2018.
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riva9129
10 January 2017|
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Response from jgross123 | Property representative |
Hotel feb 1 2018. Restaurant possibly earlier.
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