Baldi Hot Springs
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  • chuparosa412
    Farmington, New Mexico155 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    Beautiful but probably would have been better on a cloudy day
    Beautiful property. We went on a hot day, so it was nice to have a mix of hot, warm, and cool pools. It was not a busy day, but it was sometimes difficult to find a place to put our towels near the cooler pools while we soaked. There were plenty of chairs open at the very hot pools, though. I wish the children's pool area had more chairs in the shade for parents. We would have let our kids play longer at the play area but we were melting in the sun. Not sure I would go back again with children. For the price, the hot springs are probably best for teens and adults (water slides, bars, etc.). It was neat to see the lizards and iguanas roaming the property while we were swimming/soaking.
    Visited June 2023
    Traveled with family
    Written June 26, 2023
  • Miles S
    California, Maryland3 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    A Serene Getaway at the Hot Springs
    The place is a hidden gem, tucked away in nature. Stepped into the warm waters, and instantly, all the stress melted. Surrounded by trees and the gentle steam, it's like a natural spa. Can't remember the last time I felt so relaxed. Staff were friendly, place was clean – what more can you ask for? If you need a breather, this is it.
    Visited August 2023
    Written August 20, 2023
  • Mrscox12
    North Vancouver, Canada126 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Nice experience
    We went as a family of 4 to the hot springs (2 adults, and 2 kids - 3yrs old and 5 yrs old). We had a nice overall experience, and the kids had a BLAST. We tried every pool (all differing temperatures). We went on an overcast/slightly rainy day, which was nice cause it was really quite quiet. We also had gotten a day pass w/ lunch (buffet style lunch + dessert included). The food was pretty good, especially the pork in the gravy-style sauce. The only minor downside was that we didn't have anywhere to leave our stuff by most of the pools. Especially with a bit of drizzle, we wanted to have our stuff kept somewhere they could stay dry. They DO have lockers but we wanted to have some of our stuff closer by and also didn't want to pay the locker fee (haha..).
    Visited August 2023
    Written August 26, 2023
  • Michelle H
    California9 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Best time at Baldi!
    This place was a highlight of our trip! I read how it can be busy and lots of kids running around, but for us, we barely saw anyone else! We went at the end of October (low season) and arrived around 4pm just as it was getting dark. The lighting at night really makes this place magical. We had a few drinks at the bar and the service was great. Since we were one of the only people there, we were given extra attention and didn't want to leave. There are some fees which got a little confusing, but I understand it. We checked in and bought the day use ticket. If you want towels, you pay a deposit at the towel area. But if you want a locker (which is the same location as the towels) you pay at the front desk. It would be nice to have one price, one location as a package for it all. I would definitely go to Baldi again!
    Visited October 2023
    Traveled as a couple
    Written November 2, 2023
  • Tena J
    San Jose, Costa Rica25 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    Splash and Play, But Eat Elsewhere
    We got a day pass with lunch included. There were many pools and we were delighted that each pool had a sign that listed its temperature. There are some thermal pools that have cool water pools nearby. At night, the colorful lights on the waterfall tower were spectacular! There were shallow pools with built-in lounges and a swim-up bar in another. The design is certainly well thought out. The customer service was stellar! As you walk around, when staff pass by, they always verbally acknowledge you. BUT the lunch buffet was pretty horrible. The pork in BBQ sauce was tasty, but I nearly broke a tooth because it was so tough. The rolls were stale and dry. The mashed potatoes were obviously instant and way too salty. The veggies were cooked to death, the chicken was dust, the pasta was mush, and both sauces, red and white, were watery and insipid. Desserts were your typical jello-like cheesecake and a fruit sponge with more whipped cream than cake. The best thing we ate was the fresh pineapple. It was sweet and delicious. DO NOT pay $22 for lunch. Leave, eat, and come back. Trust me.
    Visited November 2023
    Traveled with friends
    Written November 7, 2023
  • wayne m
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Awesome resort
    We stayed for 5 days at the resort . 4 th floor rooms have tall ceilings. Staff is wonderful and friendly and the place is impeccably. Clean breakfast is included in the morning and it’s a fantastic spread highly recommended. We are friends from the United States and had a great time.
    Visited November 2023
    Traveled with friends
    Written November 13, 2023
  • Jeff F
    Rockville, Maryland11 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great choice great service
    Baldi was a very nice hotel. Our room was lovely, the bed was very comfortable and the hot springs were relaxing. We particularly appreciate Josif at the desk. When a tour company never picked us up, Josif called another company and arranged for us to join their tour only a couple of hours later. He was fabulous! The restaurant was nice for breakfast and ok for dinner. I did like the mil fruit salad quite a bit. The only suggestion I'd make is to include one hand towel in the room with the other towels.
    Visited February 2024
    Traveled as a couple
    Written February 16, 2024
  • Elizabeth Wilso
    Washington DC, District of Columbia10 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    All good. The hots Springs was amazing.
    The service was very good, we stayed two nights with my boyfriend and Baldi's staff was always very good. From the reception, they treated us very well, and were always very attentive. In the Restaurant the food was good, but I don't know why they didn't change the menu, it was always the same in the buffet day or night. Although it was very good. I highly recommend it, they have many pools and you can relax in each of them. The pool bar is very good, once you are inside you don't want to leave.
    Visited January 2024
    Traveled as a couple
    Written March 11, 2024
  • Scott B
    Athens, Georgia5 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    Good…could have been better.
    Very crowded. Price was not too bad. Many spring features with walk up bars. We’re not told some were premium and cost way more till you settled up. Not cool. Staff was pleasant but they were slow to help.Obviously understaffed. With the cost, that is not something that should happen. Overall we had a good time but need better focus on customer experience.
    Visited April 2024
    Traveled with friends
    Written April 15, 2024
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Grace molina
Heredia, Costa Rica4 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020 • Friends
First I would like to start by saying im a local from Costa Rica, usually I stay in other small hotels but I wanted to try something new so I tried Baldi and what a TERRIBLE experience. Starting from the staff being rude thinking they own the place. The room is a nightmare, it does not look like the pictures,the facilities are really outdated unless you pay for a junior suite, the pillows in the regular rooms were hard and like 200 years old, i literally woke up with neck pain , i called the staff and the lady who brought “different” pillows gave me an attitude because she literally brought back more bad pillows, management or anyone seems to care. If you get a regular room I will tell you they will make you feel like a dog. We paid $300 per night for the worst room i ever stayed in my life. Not even in Nicaragua you will find such a bad hotel.... If you come to this place and pay for a standard room, prepare to go into an old and outdated room with hard pillows
Written February 27, 2020
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Flyer791575
2 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
We went here on the commendation of our hotel. The facility itself was nice although a bit pricy. We rented towels at the cost of $10 each. We put the towels down on the edge of one of the pools. When we went to retrieve them, someone had taken them. We walked all around, trying to locate them. We talked to the employee where we had picked up the towels. He directed us to the front to talk to his manager. They all suggested that we come back at 10pm to see if anyone had turned in towels without a receipt. Really? Really? Clearly someone had taken our towels and was not going to turn them back in. We were out our $20 and unless we wanted to fork over another $20, after already having spent over $100 there, we would just be wet. We had considered staying for dinner but at this point we just left, very unhappy. It would have cost them NOTHING to give two middle aged women a towel. What it cost them was a good review. Really poor customer service.
Written January 26, 2020
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logannz
Phuket, Thailand111 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2019 • Couples
Beautifully kept hot springs and very nice accommodation. The best part about staying there was that after a day of sight seeing we’d come back to all the day trippers leaving and be left with an almost entirely empty hot spring resort. They don’t have many rooms here so once it closes to the public you have a few hours reserved for hotel guests only. It’s just magical!
Written March 31, 2020
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Matthew P
Woodstock, MD209 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2021
We've traveled all over the world and this was by far the best resort we've ever seen. The best part of staying at the hotel is getting much more privacy when people aren't around for the day passes. Having such a huge resort all to yourselves in the morning and evenings is so amazing. Even during the day it wasn't crowded so not too much of a difference either way to be honest. We loved exploring around the property especially at night time. It was also very fun to lay in one of the pools during the afternoon rains. Cold rain in the hot pools was a great sensation.

The rooms were huge. We had a big shower area and bathtub in between the bedroom and shower. Plenty of space to store everything. It is a pretty far walk from the rooms at the top all the way to the bottom but most of the time you're just walking from pool to pool so it's not a big deal.

Customer service was fantastic. Nearly every time we were walking around someone offered us a ride in a golf cart to our rooms. The staff were always going out of their way to help us. It made our stay that much better.

Our only complaint was the food. The breakfast was okay but the lunch and dinners were pretty bad. With as many options as they had you would think at least a few items would be good. I would rate the food a 2/10. Just eat somewhere else. That was definitely a disappointment considering how nice everything else was at the hotel. If they had better food I would rate this hotel a 5/5 but I can't in good conscience sine it was just awful and the same items every single day.

In conclusion, I still highly recommend visiting this resort for all of the amazing things they do offer just make sure you find alternatives to the food at the resort which is a disgrace.
Written January 9, 2022
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DLTT2015
London, UK684 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Friends
We booked a spa day pass for Baldi Spa through our hotel. It was roughly $40/45 dollars for a full day pass and dinner.

We arrived around 4pm. There are changing facilities and lockers to store your belongings.

There are a number of different pools ranging in different temperatures. The higher up you go, the temperature of the pools increase. I believe it ranges from 25 degrees to 60 degrees.

The spa was magical at night. Some of the pools are not under cover so you feel as though you outside. It is a very relaxing experience and a lovely way to spend an evening.

Some of the pools have bars so you can have a drink. Cocktails were around $15.

The dinner was served buffet style. This was very average but needed after being in the hot pools.
Written January 3, 2020
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Sean D
Boston, MA54 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Family
A little pricey but worth the money! Buy tickets before you go for a discount. We used Pura Vida travel, paid in cash and saved 15% on each ticket. Our tickets also got us an amazing dinner buffet. Find the caves but be really mindful about the waterslides! Watch other people exit before you go on so you know what to expect. The slides are fast and could be dangerous if you are unaware. Other than that, drinks in the thermal pools were great and the overall experience was top notch.
Written January 14, 2020
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Holly H
Bournemouth, UK6 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023 • Family
We came as a family with an 8 year old and had a great day. We took our own towels and used the lockers which were about $7. The pools and all facilities were clean and varied and we had a great time. Loved the sauna pool and cave sauna. Staff were really friendly to us. The children’s area is great for younger kids and the bigger slides you may do at your own risk but the one that winds around is the safest one.

We had lunch here too as day guests and whilst it’s not the cheapest it was fine and included soft drinks and teas and coffees and desserts buffet style.

We parked on-site and you can come and go as you like so we went in the morning and then returned in the evening for the nighttime experience which was really fun. The very last pools at the top are really nice.
Written January 24, 2023
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Workafrolic
Los Angeles, CA35 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2022
We stayed in the area and wanted to check out the place, so we walked over for dinner. An attentive bilingual staff member gave us a great golf cart tour of the large hillside property, very impressive. Bearing in mind that it was the rainy season midweek and only a few folks were in the large dining room, we ordered food that should be easy to do well: bruschetta, gambas al ajillo, spaghetti bolognese, glasses of the house wines. The service was attentive and polite, but the food was a big disappointment that good service couldn't overcome. The bruschetta was drowning in cheese (cheese? on bruschetta?) and this wasn't an improving twist on the recipe. The shrimp were overcooked, lacking in garlic, and served with mashed potatoes that clearly came from a box. The spag bol featured as much refined sugar as beef or pork and sauced in a watery mess. The buffet restaurant may be better, but we would definitely skip the a la carte restaurant in future, especially with so many better restaurants just down the road.
Written September 15, 2022
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Sunseaker
Brighton and Hove, UK290 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Couples
Decided to go for the mid range ($40) day pass and were so glad we did - we went on a Monday morning and pretty much had the place to ourselves. It’s absolutely stunning and we made full use of all 25 different pools, as well as treating ourselves to a cocktail in the top swim up bar, which was amazing (and lethal!) BUT, we were swayed into having a cocktail after being handed a ‘ticket’ giving WIFI which mentioned cocktails were $10 and advised tabs needed to be opened at the main (ground level - see pic) bar.....as I’d brought my Amex card which wasn’t accepted I paid CR 50,000 for the tab. At the top bar we noticed the cocktails were priced at $20 so checked if we were allowed and thought we’d got a deal. It was only when I did the exchange calculation I realised I’d paid $88!!!! The barman gave us a receipt so I took that and got a refund for the difference and while basically the same price as back home with amazing setting, did leave a sour the taste in the mouth.
Having read the buffet reviews and given there wasn’t much info on what would be provided (I have dietary needs) we ate before coming and had a snack at the lockers, you can come and go so we had contemplated coming back for the evening but with the reality of the drinks costs, decided to hit a soda and the supermarket for the evening instead!!
Written January 29, 2020
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Brendavig
Moorpark, CA270 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Couples
We visited here on a cooler rainy day and it was a magical paradise! There are several levels of thermal pools of varying size and temperatures. The top is so hot you can hardly stand it, the middle about 109 degrees and the bottom pools are much cooler. This lets you select a pool for your comfort level. There are several pool levels with swim up bars and water slides as well. Once you pay your admission you can stay all day, have lunch, or leave and come back. We bought the ticket at our hotel for $38 per person. It’s truly is like a magical tropical paradise inside. We were so pleasantly surprised. Lockers and towels are available for an additional fee. This is a must due attraction when visiting the area.
Written January 27, 2020
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Baldi Hot Springs admission prices can vary. Entrance tickets currently cost $58.00, while a popular guided tour starts around $20.00 per person.




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