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Emerald Iguana Inn

108 Pauline Dr., End of Blanche St., Ojai, CA 93023
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Ranked #2 of 10 Ojai B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Truly a little bit of paradise. It is a great getaway and so close to LA. The sky was blue as if to tell us even the weather is consistent with the simple beauty of these accommodations. Look around. Hear the noise? Of course you don't. So quiet and serene you'll think that you were in Emerson's cabin near Walden... More

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Los Angeles, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My daughter and I went for a mother-daughter retreat. We got the 2 hour massage special with in room massages. The grounds were lovely. The room was spacious with our own patio, in room claw foot tub and separate shower. The breakfast was fine. We were given recommendations for restaurants that were right on.

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Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary and it was a perfect getaway. We booked the "Frog" suite which lovey. The pool felt very private and the water temperature was perfect.(refreshing). my husband couldn't get put of the jacuzzi. They serve a continental breakfast and the food was very fresh. We chose to have in room massages; what a treat.... More

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Watertown, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there in June for our daughter's wedding. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Clean room, comfortable bed, beautiful grounds, nice continental breakfast. Everything: the room, the staff, and everything in between was well-worth going back for.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Emerald Iquana is a great place to stay. I stayed in a cottage and it was so roomy and cozy. Great service and really enjoyed the stay. I only regret I was only there for one night. I will definately return this time just for fun.

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New York City, New York
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18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hideaway was beautifully decorated in a quiet corner of Ojai. Close enough to walk to the shops and restaurants in town, but the decor makes you feel secluded. Nice pool, staff and breakfast. The perfect getaway from the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the room had everything jet tub ,front and back patios ,your own dining room ,kitchen ,coffee maker it had outside pool hot tub and very private but you walk into town..its a must if you go to Ojai,pricey.

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Coral Gables, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We were in town for a wedding and the Emerald Iguana was recommended. We rented the Raven room which had two separate bedrooms and adjoining bathrooms which were more than adequate, clean. The beds were comfortable and the peace and quiet of the place a welcome surprise during an otherwise hectic weekend. The location is a little bit out of... More

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San Diego, California
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The Emerald Iguana proved to be the perfect place for a weekend "girls" getaway. So that we could each have a private bedroom we rented two cottages (Raven and Lilypad). Both have small kitchens, living rooms, are well-located on the property, and give a sense of privacy. Overall, Lilypad feels newer, brighter, and is better for gathering together. Its second... More

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We booked the Raven room for one night. To our surprise , it was an oasis of peace. After a long work day, we so enjoyed the comfort of the whole environment ! The breakfast is fresh and yummy served in the pool patio, nice. I loved the art on the walls and the bed was comfortable. The feel in... More

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Address: 108 Pauline Dr., End of Blanche St., Ojai, CA 93023
Location: United States > California > Ojai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
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The Emerald Iguana Inn is Ojai's most beautiful boutique hotel. This lovely, romantic boutique Inn offers luxury accommodations in a serene setting just a few minutes walk from the scenic downtown Ojai. Luxuriously decorated rooms, suites and cottages surround a crystaline pool & spa. Many offer whirlpool or clawfoot bathtubs, fireplaces or private balconies. Daily continental breakfast. Wine & cheese reception offered Spring & Summer weekends. In-room spa services. ... more   less 
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