Lizard King Resort

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Calle Principal, Puerto Viejo De Talamanca, 70403, Costa Rica
3.6 out of 5 rating 132 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.6
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Lizard King Resort, you'll be centrally located in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, a 1-minute drive from Playa Cocles and 10 minutes from Punta Uva Beach. This resort is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Cahuita National Park and 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Black Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 15 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. 32-inch flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


At Lizard King Resort, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and multilingual staff. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Black Beach - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Playa Cocles - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Cahuita National Park - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Playa Chiquita - 5.4 km / 3.3 mi
Punta Uva Beach - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Grand Beach - 9.7 km / 6 mi
Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Gandoca-Manzanillo - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Blanca Beach - 15.6 km / 9.7 mi
Kelly Creek Station - 17 km / 10.6 mi
Playa Cahuita - 17.1 km / 10.6 mi
Negra Beach - 17.8 km / 11.1 mi
Playa Grande - 20.3 km / 12.6 mi
Playa Gandoca - 48.9 km / 30.4 mi
Playa Ned Creek - 48.9 km / 30.4 mi

The preferred airport for Lizard King Resort is Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 226.1 km / 140.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-in fee
  • Late check-out fee: CRC 25 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking