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Nestled in the heart of the tropical rainforest at the base of the majestic Arenal Volcano in the northern Region of Costa Rica. This five-star resort offers a unique blend of nature, adventure and relaxation. The resort's unique healing thermal...more
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| Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the Hot Springs three times during our stay at nearby Tabacon Resort. We were on a work trip so visiting the Springs was our only time off! Take the short walk downhill in your hotel robe. The Hot Springs are so warm and...More

Thank BPBMM
Reviewed yesterday

Really enjoyed the springs. The set up was very natural & clean. I liked the different levels of the pools, the different temperatures & the range of the rushing of the water. There's something for everyone. The locker room was clean & convenient. Restaurant's buffet...More

Thank ScoutAdventures
Reviewed 2 days ago

Most areas where one may enjoy natural thermal waters are well integrated to the local ambience. One swimming pool at the top is restful and perfectly integrated as well.More

Thank fjacques777
TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello! We're happy to have you as a our guest and appreciate you sharing your experiences with us. It was our honor to have your visit in our natural thermal complex and you could enjoy and have a relaxing time in our property. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

The springs were amazingly relaxing. Comfort, convenient and clean. Plenty of room and well set up. Restaurant buffet was OK.More

Thank cscout1114
TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear valued guest, We're glad you chose Tabacon for your recent stay and appreciate you writing your review and recommending our hotel. it was our pleasure having you as our guest, It is amazing to know you had a realxing time in natural pools and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well managed, really nice hot springs, kids mainly used the regular pool, we adults used the hot springs and wife use a 90 minutes spa treatment Food variety was a lot but I would say food was 3 1/2 variety a lot but not a...More

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TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Sharick_VA, Thank you for sharing your review. We are pleased that you have been able to enjoy our hot springs, mainly children are very entertained in our main pool playing on the slide, meanwhile the adults seek the peace and relaxation offered by the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not stay at the Tabacon resort, however, we spent a few hours there as a part of an excursion. The Hot Springs themselves are beautiful and really nice to be able to relax in. However, the service at the pool-side bar was really...More

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TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Thanks for your feedback! We are happy to know you found our hot springs relaxing and beautiful, in fact Tabacon Hot Springs is the only completely natural hot springs that emerge from Arenal Volcano, forming Costa Rica´s largest network of naturally flowinh springs in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tabacon Hot Springs overwhelmed my wife and me with its genuine beauty! First, they have 26 different areas to sit and enjoy the hot springs. And unlike some hotels, these are actual hot springs running down from the volcano (not just hot pools). The...More

Thank Adventure0902
TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Value Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback. It has been an honor to know that you and your wife had the opportunity to delight every natural pool and relaxing through the river flow surrounded by the nature. Let us to inform you that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the undisputed "best hot springs in the Arenal area". But, the hotel is expensive. I recommend getting either a day or evening pass for a fraction of the price. We got a dinner/evening pass, which allowed us to visit the springs from 6-10pm...More

Thank VisitorfromNH
TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello! Thank you for sharing you feedback with us, we appreciate your time to let us know your experience. It is our pleasure to share with you that all of our lodging options include for the guests the thermal experience in the room rate, also...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please, trust me, DO THE ALL DAY PASS!!!!!! You will not regret it!!!!!!! Not only do you have access to the whole day but you get a 3 course lunch that is much more than a lunch. Probably the best lunch i've had in my...More

Thank Miguel M
Community M, Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Miguel, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are glad to read you had a wonderful time during your visit and that you recommend everybody to do the Day Pass Package. At the same time, it's great to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a most if you are around la fortuna area. It’s a big place with a lot of hot tubs and natural hot springs, surrounded by an amazing garden. Next to the hot springs, you’ll find a restaurant where you can have a very nice...More

Thank danieltW2057UF
Community M, Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Daniel, Thank you for taking the time to share your visit to Tabacon with us! It's great to read you consider our hot springs to be the best springs in La Fortuna. It's wonderful to read you had a great time soaking into our...More

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Pat D
August 7, 2018|
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Hello Pat, We are glad to read you are planning to visit us. Our thermal springs are low in sulfur, and do not have a particular smell due to their mineral properties. In regarding to the sulfur mineral turning the silver... More
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Farah D
August 4, 2018|
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Hello Farah, It's great to read you are planning to visit Tabacon. Our one Day Passes are subject to availability for this reason we always recommend booking in advance. These passes can also be obtained at the entrance... More
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June 11, 2018|
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Hello Fransheska, Thank you for writing to Tabacon. We are glad to read you are planning to visit us soon. It will be a pleasure to assist you with the information you request. We have different day pass options, you can... More
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