Costa Rica Surf Hotel
The Gilded Iguana
In Nosara, Costa Rica, “no shirt, no shoes, Nosara” isn’t just a saying, it’s a lifestyle. Since 1986, The Gilded Iguana has been more than a Costa Rica hotel; it’s a port of call for travelers seeking international surf culture. Come for direct access to the main surfing beach, Playa Guiones, just 200 meters away, and stay for the relaxed and easygoing atmosphere that Costa Rica is known for.
Experience the relaxed rhythm of this unique country at The Iguana, where your stay is complete with on-site dining, live music, yoga and fitness classes, a full-service surf school, and contemporary design by acclaimed architect Benjamin Saxe.