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Iguana Hotel

9 reviews
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“For seasoned backpackers only...”
5 Dec 2015
“The best hotel in DM so far”
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I paid $8/night. Cash only. Rooms are small, cell-like, and stuffy. No A/C, which is a huge problem. No decent food options in La Descubierta, which is also a problem. Best bet for food is to arrange meals with owners of Iguana Hotel, who are...More

    Thank CBrandt77
    Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

    I absolutely loved this place. So much that I changed my plans and stayed one extra night. The village has about 10000 habitants, everybody knows each other and there's virtually no crime. The owners of the hotel -an old couple- and their daughter are absolutely...More

    1  Thank Gabriele G
    Reviewed 2 December 2014

    Stayed here while we were doing some volunteer work in Jimani near the Haitian border. The hotel is small and the rooms are small. It's not a 5 star hotel but when you consider the area where it's located, it qualifies and my review is...More

    Thank TourSamanaWithTerry
    Reviewed 27 April 2013

    We stayed here on a family vacation the night before visiting the Isla Cabritos National Park and Lago Enriquillo. We wanted to get an early start on the Lake for the best wildlife viewing, and the nearest tourist hotels are in Barahona, and hour and...More

    Thank Ashwabay
    Reviewed 14 April 2012

    If you need a place to stay in La Descubierta or near the Haitian border (about 25 minutes away) I recommend this place. The rooms are very basic and don't have AC or wifi but they are cheap and clean. Our room for 3 was...More

    1  Thank Kabuka1
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    Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Independencia Province > La Descubierta
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