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Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort

4.5 of 5 13 Km Northwest la Fortuna de San Carlos | Arenal, Alajuela, Costa Rica, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I came here for the first half of our honeymoon and we were very happy with our stay. Upon arrival we were greeted kindly and given a warm welcome. The bell boys were so kind and the front desk was very professional. We stayed in one of the rainforest suites and our room was beautiful. Upon arrival... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Tabacon Grand Thermal Spa! Wow what a place. The hot springs did not disappoint. Absolutely wonderful. Now for the resort review. Check-in: Check-in was seamless. Our Room: We stayed in the Ambassador Suite. Gorgeous room. Did I say gorgeous room, just wanted to make sure I mention it (smile).The view from our room was breathtaking. We ignored the sock... More 

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Dothan, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Decided to stay here because it looked beautiful, and for access to hot springs. Everything was perfect! Great grounds with mature tropical flowers. Dinner and breakfast were fabulous at restaurant by pool- delicious fresh fish and fruits. Amazing that Springs are naturally so hot. We went at night after a long day of sight seeing, and it was charming!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for three nights, the hot springs were spectacular.. the rooms , specifically room 419 smelled like mildew. ... The food is extremely overpriced. But the service is good. It's better to eat in the town La fortuna but Transportation is $20 USC each way so it can get costly. It's cheaper to eat in the town of la fortuna.

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you love the water and the heat of thermals, this is like the Disneyland of thermals ( minus the crowds and kids)! We started out near the hotel enjoying the poolside springs. Then we ventured out on the various paths that meandered through the foliage. We found one spring after another that got progressively warmer and less crowded. Then... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We only came for the springs and the dinner buffet, and did not stay here. There was so much variety, but I would have liked more variety in local, traditional foods. Being in the springs was like being in a jungle. We went at night in the middle of the week and it was very quiet, and because the place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Enjoyed our stay here very much - even though it rained the entire time - on and off - but we were in the Rain Forest ! Even with the light rain, the thermal springs were amazing, warm and beautiful. The rooms were very comfortable

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a 5 star resort hotel in the Lake Arenal and rainforest area of Costa Rica. If you are interested in hiking, rafting, forest animals, flora and fauna, zip lining or just relaxing in fantastic thermal pools then this is the resort for you. The rooms are very large, clean and well kept. The food at the nightly buffet... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Relatively expensive hotel, but worth it. A real treat. You don't even have to worry about parking or go to the room, the hotel provides valet parking services (included in the price, but for the price they take, is it any wonder?) And golf cart ride to the room whenever they want. Comfortable and spacious rooms, professional and courteous service,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked a package with one of the nicer rooms and really enjoyed our accommodations. I would say that it was truly 5 starts experience. Very friendly staff. Amazing hot springs 5 min away and included with your stay. Very nice spa with outside massage made this experience very romantic and special. One big downside was food. Breakfast, lunch and... More 

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Address: 13 Km Northwest la Fortuna de San Carlos | Arenal, Alajuela, Costa Rica, 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Tabacon Grand Hotel Thermal
Tabacon Grand Resort Thermal
Tabacon Resort
Tabacon Hot Springs
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#4 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Luxury Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#13 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#16 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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