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The Springs Resort and Spa

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Near Montana de Fuego, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived by rental car (stayed at Nayara) right as the last animal tour was leaving so the concierge kindly let us jump on the bus w/o having completed payment for our day passes (though we did have a reservation b/c it was Easter Week). Enjoyed seeing the animals; very nice enclosures, comparable w/a great zoo. Monkeys, sloths, toucans, marguays,... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came to The Springs Resort with our family of 5 on a two day day pass. What a deal that was. The hotel was sold out so we couldn't stay, so we decided that the next best thing was the day pass. For $50 pp per day you got 2 activities (we did horseback first day and tubing the... More

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La Virgen, Costa Rica
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we went with our family and spent the day doing kayaking, horseback riding, climbing and of course we were blown away by the vasriety of hotsrpings all over the resort grounds and forests. the veiws were amazing. all the help at the hotel was fantastic and the food was great too!! i have tried several of the hotsprings resorts in... More

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Racine, Wisconsin
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Coco was the driver that the Springs sent to pick us up in San Jose and we requested him for all of our outings needing transportation. He was very helpful and made us all comfortable. I cannot imagine staying anywhere other than The Springs if we go back to the area. Everyone on the staff was extremely helpful and so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed for five days in a two-bedroom villa at the Springs. The resort itself is really beautiful. It's very private. It sits a significant distance off the main road and the rooms look directly across the valley at the volcano (the pictures do not do the view justice). There are a ton of hot springs, which are very... More

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Bellevue, Washington
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We finished our family vacation to Costa Rica with a few days at the Springs - incredible place. At first we were a bit worried as the lobby felt like Disneyland but the experience was fantastic. Many things for each of us to do, great food and the nicest staff. Both Donalds (Perdidos Bar and the Sushi Bar) were particular... More

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Doral, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lay down in a top-end bed to have a unobstructed view of Arenal Volcano.Golf cart to your room or walk to your temperature choice hot springs spa, meals on a patio viewing the volcano, take the bus to on the property animal preserves where rescued animal are maintained, kayak, tube or swim the "rapids" walk the rain forest or simply... More

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Denver, Colorado
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed in a hotel up the road from the Spa and spent an afternoon dipping in all of the wonderful heated pools. The staff was great and the service was excellent. The are many different pools to choose from, some hotter and some not so hot. The best part is that you are allowed to take beverages into the... More

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New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed there for 3 nights last week and it was paradise. The springs were relaxing and plentiful. We had a great time going down the slide and tubing in club rio. The room was perfect and great for a romantic getaway. The view of the volcano was picture perfect. The staff was excellent. Allan was our... More

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Manhattan Beach, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Springs was amazing and completely lived up to the reviews. It combined luxury with fun and adventure, which was perfect for traveling with our two kids, 8 and 10. The service was truly exceptional-- everyone was so genuine. The other hotel we stayed at in Costa Rica also had great service, but nowhere near as warm and friendly as... More

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Also Known As:
The Springs Resort And Spa At Arenal Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
The Springs Resort And Spa At Arenal Hotel
The Springs Hotel
The Springs Resort And Spa Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Address: Near Montana de Fuego, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#2 Luxury Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#4 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#6 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Springs Resort and Spa 4.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A world class luxury resort featuring spectacular Hot Springs, picture perfect views of the Arenal Volcano from every guest room and four restaurants including our famous Ginger Sushi Bar and Las Ventanas fine dining. Enjoy our 18 mineral-laden, artesian hot springs and our 14,000 square foot Spa and Fitness Center. On our exclusive 165 acre rain forest and riverfront property we offer horseback riding, river activities, ATV and hiking tours. ... more   less 
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