Lizard King Resort

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Calle Principal, Puerto Viejo De Talamanca, 70403, Costa Rica
3.5 out of 5 rating 114 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Lizard King Resort, you'll be centrally located in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, within a 15-minute drive of Punta Uva Beach and Cahuita National Park. This resort is 17.7 mi (28.5 km) from Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica and 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Black Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 15 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided. 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. This resort also features 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 - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Playa Cocles - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Playa Chiquita - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Cahuita National Park - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Punta Uva Beach - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Grand Beach - 9.6 km / 6 mi
Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Gandoca-Manzanillo - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Kelly Creek Station - 17 km / 10.6 mi
Blanca Beach - 17.1 km / 10.6 mi
Negra Beach - 17.8 km / 11.1 mi
Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica - 28.5 km / 17.7 mi
Calvin Byron Stadium - 48.3 km / 30 mi
Hitoy Cerere Biological Reserve - 49.9 km / 31 mi

The preferred airport for Lizard King Resort is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 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 are 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 8 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.

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

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
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden