We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 10 Ojai B&Bs / inns

Blue Iguana Inn

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   11794 North Ventura Avenue, Ojai, CA 93023
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Special Deal
Complimentary Breakfast
Save Saved
You added Blue Iguana Inn to your Saves list
Blue Iguana Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
94%
Ranked #5 of 10 Ojai B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
caroline c Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Write a Review

304 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    208
    76
    13
    1
    6
See reviews for
80
133
19
16
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (97)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the Ojai Resort and Spa, which is wonderful but expensive. Here you can have as much charm and as peaceful a rest for less than half the price. The staff is nice, the grounds are attractive, and even though my room was near a busy road it was quiet. I had a room to myself but my... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southern California
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Originally planned as a getaway for 3 to celebrate a dear friends' 50th birthday, it turned out to be a getaway for 5. We stayed at Casa Alegre, 2 bedroom one bath unit, but we were most comfortable. The unit is self contained with ALL the amenities of home. Beautifully decorated, upgraded linens, spacious, and almost complete kitchen utensils! The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fircrest, Washington
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed In Room 5 for a week which we categorized as a little bungalow with a living room, full kitchen and a bedroom with a king bed. We were greeted with a smile from Diana and upon check in she walked us to our room and explained where the amenities were located. The Blue Iguana is in a very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Diego, California
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
23 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The minute you check in you are are in a state of relaxation. As you wander the lush grounds to your room you are catered to with a very helpful and caring staff. The room was superb and very spacious for our needs and the entire grounds evoked a special meditative state.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pasadena, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful experience at the Blue Iguana Inn. I will recommend it highly to others. Thank you for everything. Making a review of two hundred characters is a little annoying. We enjoyed the Farmer's Market and the food was good everywhere. We especially enjoyed the Ojai Cafe Emporium. Doug Potter

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Diego, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our last stay before heading home from a 13 day adventure down the California coast. We had an amazing time and stayed in fabulous places all along the way until the Blue Iguana Inn. Upon check-in we were greeted with list of things we can not do instead of a nice hello. We were traveling with our dog... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Iguanapwr1, Owner at Blue Iguana Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry this guest was disappointed with their experience. They had booked the room closest to the road on a sold out Friday afternoon. Upon check-in they asked to be moved but the hotel was fully booked so there wasn't anything else available. We did our best to be welcoming and accommodating. We happily welcome our canine guests but... More

San Diego, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was terrific. The photos that you see online - just like in real life. We were in a room that had two queen beds and they were comfortable. The main issue for us (and why it's not a five star review) is that we were traveling with our 3 and 5 year old children. They are "well behaved"... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Honolulu, Hawaii
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay. Nice staff, GREAT king size bed, continental, but good breakfast included. Our room felt like an apartment. Eclectic, beautifully maintained grounds. We were close enough to town to easily get around, but far enough away to avoid the crowd.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carmel, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit to Ojai, and we only stayed one night. Loved the quiet feel of the town and the friendly atmosphere. Beautiful well-maintained property. Only problem was that we did not find the room thermostat so it was a bit too warm - hidden behind the TV cabinet. We had our dog along and he was welcome. There is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Annapolis, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very pleasantly surprised by this gem. It is really cute and spacey. The room was very clean and decorated with a lot of taste. The little things such as candles made it very cozy. The staff was very helpful and ensured our experience at the Blue Iguana was a unique experience. Will definitely return for the cuteness of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Blue Iguana Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Blue Iguana Inn

Also Known As:
Blue Iguana Hotel
Blue Iguana Hotel Ojai
Address: 11794 North Ventura Avenue, Ojai, CA 93023
Phone Number:
Location: United States > California > Ojai
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Ojai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Iguana Inn 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Called "Hip & Stylish" by Sunset Magazine, the Blue Iguana is a lovely, historic spanish style villa-inn w/ custom decorated rooms, suites and bungalows. Spacious grounds w/ lush gardens, pool & spa. Tile mosaic, sculpture and original artwork throughout. Complimentary continental breakfast & in-room spa services. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Booking.com, Tingo, Priceline, Expedia, TripOnline SA, Hotels.com and Venere so you can book your Blue Iguana Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Blue Iguana Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.