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    Lizard King Hotel Resort

    Calle Principal - 600 metros sur del Banco | Costa Rica (On the main road of Puerto Viejo), Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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          Overview
          • Excellent47%
          • Very good24%
          • Average12%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible10%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Pets Allowed
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 18 October 2016

          Stayed at the Lizard King in early October 2016. Rooms were basic, we upgraded to the air conditioned room for $20 a night. Very well worth the money. Beds were comfortable, front desk staff very friendly and helpful. Got great restaurant recommendations from the front...More

          Thank CornfedContessa
          Reviewed 26 September 2016

          We booked this place due to its great location next to the restaurants and boutiques in Puerto Viejo; nevertheless, the quality of the mattress, pillow and shower completely deteriorated any sort of quality experience we had at this establishment.. a terrible nights sleep at any...More

          1  Thank IntlTraveller9
          Response from code333, General Manager at Lizard King Hotel ResortResponded 29 September 2016

          Hello IntTraveller9, Thank you for the positive note in regards to the location. We do have one of the best if not the best location in town. However, you had a bad experience with the mattress and pillows. I'd appreciate if you can tell me...More

          Reviewed 5 September 2016

          Friendly, efficient helpful staff. Lovely pool area, clean rooms, nice breakfasts, good advice and great bloody marys. Well located for the town and beaches, easy walking distance to everything. Really enjoyed the stay!

          Thank Jane L
          Response from code333, General Manager at Lizard King Hotel ResortResponded 29 September 2016

          Thank you Jane, We're really happy to hear that you had a good experience. We are always working on making the Lizard King a better place for you vacation stay. Pura vida!!! from us at the Lizard King Hotel!!

          Reviewed 1 September 2016

          Desk clerk was very nice. We changed hotels after spending one night in a non ac zen hostel outside of Cahuita. We found Puerto Viejo to be a much better town in terms of amenities. The hotel itself is adequate but they could use more...More

          Thank Gary B
          Response from code333, General Manager at Lizard King Hotel ResortResponded 2 September 2016

          Thank you for leaving us a review Gary. We're very happy to read that our AC units did a good job on cooling you guys off in a hot day in Puerto Viejo. We are actually working on getting more furniture in the rooms. I'm...More

          Reviewed 27 August 2016

          Stayed here last weekend during a quick trip to Puerto Viejo. Cute little hotel tucked away just outside of the center of town. Close to the beach, 5 minute walk from "the center" of town and shops, restaurants, bars, etc. The staff was incredibly helpful...More

          Thank allie_g384
          Response from code333, General Manager at Lizard King Hotel ResortResponded 29 August 2016

          Thank you Allie for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. We at the Lizard King try our best to provide the best customer service so that you and your loved one can focus on enjoying your holidays as oppose to...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$64 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 16
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Limon >
          • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
          • Also Known As
          • Lizard King Hotel Resort Costa Rica/Limon
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          Traveller (87)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          FooandJessie
          Is there a beach close by where we can swim in the ocean?
          25 April 2017|
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          Response from Lizard K | Property representative |
          Hi, yes there are some beaches where you can swim close to Puerto Viejo. I totally recommend you Punta Uva and Manzanillo. If you are interested in Snorkelling we can offer you a tour including material. Best... More
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          planning on visiting soon would it be wise to rent a car or use a transportation service to & from the airport
          22 February 2017|
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          Response from Lizard K | Property representative |
          Renting a car is always a good option and I personally would recommend it if you plan to stay for longer than a week. Here in Puerto Viejo most get around by bike, that's the most popular transportation by far. There are a... More
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          CornfedContessa
          Do the rooms include a hair dryer? Thank you.
          21 September 2016|
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          Response from Lizard K | Property representative |
          The rooms do not include a hair dryer. But you can lend a hair dryer at the reception.
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          Room Tips
          "Away from the street, can get really loud"
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          "Rooms around pool will have less traffic noise"
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          "Upgrade to the rooms with A/C."
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          "If you're looking for a decent nights sleep, this is definitely not the place to be."
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