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Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful ,breathtaking hot springs . You will never want to leave this place Extraordinary beauty . Food is ok . Need to add more food options .overall loved it .I will go back. May be stay longer than 5 days .

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Encino
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

An unbelievable magical place as close as one can think of what heaven must be. No words to describe the feeling of hot gigantic waterfalls massaging every cell with mineral rich water. Soaking in the pools you believe the movie cocoon can be true.

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Spring, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beauty beyond my expectations. Gorgeous grounds. Great locker room and shower facilities. Buffet dinner at the restaurant here was delicious. We were just here for the day so I don't know about the hotel itself. Just were at the hot springs.

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Westchester County, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is beautiful. We stayed here the past weekend. All the employees were super accommodating in every way. Since it was a holiday weekend the prices were extremely high. We arrived late Friday night and left Sunday (2 nights). We did not spend a lot of time at the hotel since the food was so expensive. We ended up... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We wanted to have an original experience to celebrate our 10 yr anniversary. Tabacon exceeded our expectations with an incredible location offering a very relaxing spa with a variety of hot pools and a natural hot spring. The service at the hotel and the food were.

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Keller, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came here 5 years ago and said we would be back with our teenage kids and yesterday we did just that. This spa and springs are still the best. There are a lot of Springs in the Arenal area and some of them look pretty grand so I asked the guy at the front why Tabacon Spa is still... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really great customer service here. Beautiful and very well maintained resort. We were upgraded to The Honeymoon suite facing the Arenal volcano and wow! What a view. We saw agouti and peccaries on the lawn below, could hear the rushing river at night and awoke to gorgeous views of the volcano with birds singing in the trees outside. A huge... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Tabacon exceeded all expectation! Once my trip was booked, I was immediately contacted by Jen who shared Tabacon's spa packages, dinner services, and more with me through email. This was an extremely important trip because I proposed to my now fiancé. I reserved the Gala dinner which was a highlight of our trip. A private chef and waiter, with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a beautiful hotel and especially the hot springs. There is something for the entire family to enjoy together or on their own. We travelled there with 19 year old twin daughters and we felt safe and comfortable, no one was bored, which usually happens quickly at most resorts, but not here. The hot springs are just wonderful, relaxing, clean,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our first stop after leaving San Jose. What an amazing spot. Great restaurant, incredible grounds, and a short walk to the hot springs. Tabacon has a reserved area at the hot springs, so you can get away from the crowds, enjoy some privacy, and enjoy cocktails. This has to be one of the best spots in the area.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 carbon neutral resort offers a unique blend of nature, adventure and relaxation. A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, Tabacon provides luxurious accommodations, services and amenities in a picture-perfect natural setting. The resort's unique healing thermal mineral spring river emerge from the volcanic earth, cascading to form waterfalls, streams, tranquil pools and ponds. Explore Shangri-La Gardens an hotel guests and adults-only hideaway, delight your senses with world- class cuisine inspired by local fares or surprise that special person with a gala dinner in the middle of the rainforest. Inside the gardens is the resort's Grand Spa, member of The Leading Spas of the World which combines a beautiful location with a singular spa experience, where treatments are rendered in open air bungalows all of them with private jacuzzi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort

Address: 13 Km Northwest la Fortuna de San Carlos | Arenal, Alajuela, Costa Rica, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: $290 - $563 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#2 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#4 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#4 Luxury Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#6 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#9 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#13 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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