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Paradise Hot Springs

Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1380
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Great for relaxing without the crowds, perfect for couples and for friends looking for a special revitalizing experience. Spend a day at Paradise Hot Springs Resort and relax in natural thermal water pools and jacuzzis of different temperatures (35ºC/95ºF to 41ºC/104ºF) with focused hydromassage for back, legs, and feet. The Resort also respects a maximum capacity of visitors to provide a peaceful atmosphere. There is a parking area within the property, changing rooms and toilets, showers, massages and body treatments service, food and drink, as well as reclinable beds, sun umbrellas, and relaxing music along the pool areas. All of the necessary elements for a magnificent and relaxing experience.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“swim up bar” (30 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1380
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Reviewed September 4, 2015

I purchased a groupon and this was part of the package; it's one of the cheaper hot springs in the are but not worth the money! If you have the ability to upgrade to Tabacon please do it!

Thank carolyn o
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Great way to relax after a long day of hiking around Arenal. I stayed for an hour and a half/2 hours and it was great. I did not have the dinner. I went a night. The pools were lit up interestingly and there were relaxing...More

Thank Sally L
Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

Not well maintained. Changing rooms were simple and dirty. There was no staff around on the bars. The pools were warm and ok, however there was no atmosphere. We had a package which included dinner. The dinner was disgusting. It was a buffet which consisted...More

1  Thank Milena K
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Kids enjoyed the hot springs. Nothing seemed natural about the hot springs. Staff was very good. Food was not that great.

1  Thank mvs-SR
Reviewed August 27, 2015

Great hot springs , not so great dinner. We had fun and enjoyed the springs a lot . There were many springs of different temperatures. The water temperature was perfect. The facility was nice and clean. The dinner was very basic but it did hit...More

1  Thank Merleglass
Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

It was beautiful and glad we did it. We did it as part of a local tour and were there 3 hours. 3 hours was a long time.

Thank JennaFletcher
Reviewed August 16, 2015

Was amazing. Kids loved it. perfect way to end the day. Make sure you progress from cooler to hotter and then finish in cold plunge pool.

1  Thank MichaelEis
Reviewed August 15, 2015

Maybe wear water shoes - there are some very slippery areas between pools! Lockers and towel provided. Two different large pools and many smaller hot tubs with jets in landscaped setting. Each pool has a different temperature (some are really hot!) - there are a...More

Thank Linden W
Reviewed August 14, 2015

Go to Baldi instead! This was disappointing. Pools were barely warm. Bar subpar. Food ok. Definitely not enough for kids.More

1  Thank sse796
Jorge M, Director General at Paradise Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2015

Greetings; for all of you inquiring travelers. Paradise Hot Springs is a maximum capacity resort with a central concept of privacy and relaxation, that said, we are specialized in serving people that search for a relaxing and regenerating experience (normally people that work or already...More

Reviewed August 11, 2015

One of the massage therapist, Araseli, has the hands of an angel! The massage was amazing and the springs were to die for. This place was recommended to us by the neighboring hotel, "Sueno dorado" (where we were staying) which is a homey hotel that...More

1  Thank Yumi R
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July 1, 2017|
Response from ilimme | Property representative |
Hello hued793, Sorry for taking so long to answer your question, hopefully this can still be helpful for you. The drive is about 3-4 hours long but you don't need a 4x4, the road is, in general, in a good condition. In the... More
March 21, 2017|
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Response from ilimme | Property representative |
Hello Raytapas, Thank you for leaving a message! We do have accommodation, but for that date we don't have space anymore for your party of three. Wish you the very best in your vacation. Kindest regards!
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December 15, 2016|
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Response from ilimme | Property representative |
Hello Sarah! You can pay on entry if there's space available, since we have a maximum capacity. Depends on the date, and time of the day. If you are planning to visit during the last week of December or the first one of... More
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