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Offering an outdoor swimming pool and à la carte restaurant, The Gilded Iguana is located in Nosara, 1,000 feet from the beach. Free Wi-Fi access is available in all areas.

The rooms here will provide you with a balcony, a patio and a seating area. Featuring a shower, the private bathrooms also come with towels. You can enjoy a garden view from all the rooms. Extras include linen.

At The Gilded Iguana you will find a garden, a bar and free parking. Guests can find cafeterias and restaurants within 350 feet.

This property is 1.1 mi from Guiones Beach and 1.9 mi from Pelada Beach. Liberia International Airport is 2 hours’ drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

The Gilded Iguana has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 6, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Breakfast Info

Vegetarian, Gluten-free, American

Free parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose The Gilded Iguana

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Guiones Beach

    9.3 Wonderful beach
    1,150 feet from property
  • Pelada Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    2,100 feet from property
  • Nosara Beach

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    1.3 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
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  • Which airport is closest to the resort? How far is the resort from the airport? And how long does it take to get to the resort?
    Hello, the closest international Airport is the Daniel Oduber (LIR), it takes 2.5 hours drive from the airport to the hotel. Also, there is Nosara Ai...
    Answered on December 13, 2021
  • Hi there. I booked a reservation for the week beginning Feb 18-26 and I wanted to confirm that I booked a Queen Premium Plus room. I'm interested in a...
    Hello Marissa, We want to inform you that you book a Premium Room 02 Queen beds, not the Premium Plus 02 Queen beds. We will add the notes that you pr...
    Answered on January 25, 2021
  • Can I reserve a room for two adults one child 3 yrs old in a king size room?
    Yes, you have to do the reservation and put on the notes you are with a 3 years old child. Al request a Crib if you need it!
    Answered on September 12, 2020
  • Do any of the rooms have private pools ?
    Good morning, Thank you for considering The Gilded Iguana. We do have a public pool available for all our guest. Unfortunately any of our room doesn...
    Answered on October 31, 2019
  • Do you offer surf lessons and how far from your hotel are good waves for surfing.
    Dear guest: Greetings from The Gilded Iguana Surf Hotel. Yes, we do surf lessons on our Surf Club. We are located 200mts walk from the Hotel to Pla...
    Answered on March 30, 2021
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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1 Restaurant On Site

    The Gilded Iguana Restaurant

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of The Gilded Iguana
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Live music/Performance
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Evening entertainment
  • Water sports facilities on site Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Parking garage
  • Secure parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Convenience store on site
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Infinity pool
  • Saltwater pool
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Massage chair
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Couples' massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hair treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Public Bath
  • Open-air bath
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules The Gilded Iguana takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

1:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 500 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express The Gilded Iguana accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

A deposit via bank transfer or PayPal is required to secure your reservation (see Hotel Policies). The property will contact you with instructions after booking.

Please inform The Gilded Iguana of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Piscina n.º 1: Closed from Tue, Sept 21, 2021 until Thu, Sept 30, 2021

A damage deposit of USD 500 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.