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Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort

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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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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

The hotel is very good, the hot springs are 300m away and there are shuttles to take you if you don't want walking. You should stay two full days, one to enjoy the hot springs 39 degrees and the other to visit the natural park Vulcan tenorio The only issue in this hotel is that you are completely dependent in... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful resort. Everything was well done and everyone was very friendly and personal. The hotel area is separate from the hot springs area and requires a 300 meter shuttle/walk down the road. There is a special area of the hot springs for hotel guests only. It was like having the place ourselves. The spa really is world class. We did... More 

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Murrieta, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is awesome and can be relaxing. It was very crowded however with families and couples. Swim up bar very crowded but yummy drinks. We would visit again but late in the day to try to avoid all the kids, in order to have a more romantic time.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

WOW! This is resort is a must just like its Hot Springs!!! Tabacon Guest Relations found out we were on our honeymoon. To our surprise, they put us in the honeymoon with a vies of the volcano from our room. It was truly like being in a dream. Everyone greeted us with a smile and hello which made us feel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is very nice, above average. After traveling the world, I would not characterize it as 5 star at all. Service is good, but 5 star is amazing. I had some trouble getting help sometimes. Food was fine not stunning. Buffet at the spa is pricey and above tourist trap but more mediocre american food. However with staying there,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice place! You are greeted with full service, a nice lemon towel and a fruit drink on the house as you check in. You cannot self park, which is nice, but annoying at the same time (if we needed something out of the car, to go out, etc). But that is typical for a higher end hotel I suppose.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wanted to stay at this resort but it was completely booked when we checked our dates online to visit Arenal Volcano. Stopped in anyway to inquire of space available. Bonus! Lucia, the desk manager, had space and awarded us an upgrade to boot. Most impressive room and service. Glad we got to experience this resort.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is an unbelievably luxurious hotel. They welcome you with a hot towels and a welcome drink. Our room was equipped with a sitting area, a very nice yard in the back, a jacuzzi and other creature comforts. The hot springs attached to the hotel are prettier than all the photos. It is really very very good

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I accompanied by my parents visited La Fortuna during our travels through Costa Rica. We had booked the hot springs and buffet at Tabacon through our local info center in Samara. Upon arrival, we found out that Tabacon had no record of our booking despite our confirmation and receipt from the booking agent. The girl at the... More 

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Hardy, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It all began as soon as we arrived at the hotel. The staff greeted us with the most warm & welcoming reception. Our rooms were fabulous and the whole atmosphere was amazing. We were surrounded by the rainforest where everything was green & lush, the beautiful Arenal volcano and the thermal springs were absolutely breathtaking. I cannot say enough about... More 

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