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    Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa

    13 Km Northwest, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent68%
    • Very good22%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “hot springs” (1,576 reviews)
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    Reviewed August 1, 2014

    This resort is absolutely amazing. My husband and I went once again and I just refuse to stay anywhere else. Very clean surroundings and peaceful environment. Would definitely recommend, amazing hospitality, cant wait to go back with my hubby.More

    1  Thank Tricia S
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded August 7, 2014

    Dear Tricia S, Thank you so much for sharing with us your experience! I'm so glad you had the opportunity to visit us again, it is an honor for us to serve you. We were blessed with a completely natural setting and the natural hot...More

    Reviewed August 1, 2014

    This is a hidden gem in the middle of costa rica's rainforest.  An incredible hotel with top notch staff.  Food, rooms and service are just superb.  We felt so pampered and look after.  We felt so welcomed.  We ate at the hotel one night and...More

    Thank BrianCityBoy43
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded August 7, 2014

    Dear BrianCityBoy43 Thank you so much for your review. We are extremely happy to know you had an excellent stay, it was an honor to have you as our guest. Our completely natural resort at the base of Arenal Volcano offers an unparalleled relaxation with...More

    Reviewed August 1, 2014

    When we booked Costa Rica, we never imagined or expected a luxury, five star Hotel. We always associated Costa Rica with something more rustic. What a relief when we arrived at Tabacon. The Hotel itself is at the foot of the Arenal Volcano where, on...More

    1  Thank 883Ray
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded August 7, 2014

    Dear 883Ray Thank you for your review, we really appreciate your preference! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. As you mentioned the thermal springs are breathtaking and the beauty of nature is always present at Tabacon. Our hotel guests receive complimentary access...More

    Reviewed August 1, 2014

    Extraordinary holiday. Tabacon is very.. lovely. Its not over commercialized like many places in the area. It still has a sense of being untouched. We even got to see a family of something that looked like a monkey on our way to breakfast one morning....More

    Thank Karen G
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded August 7, 2014

    Dear Karen G Thank you for sharing your comments with us. At Tabacón we strive to always provide world-class service, that's why it is a pleasure to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, we are blessed with a marvelous natural setting and our...More

    Reviewed August 1, 2014

    We included Tabacon on a 6 day trip to Costa Rica. The first half we spent on the Beach in Tamarindo. Nothing spectacular, we would much rather spend beach time on the islands. All this changed when we arrived at Tabacon. Despite the winding road...More

    1  Thank Terry G
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded August 7, 2014

    Dear Terry G We really appreciate your comments. First of all, let us congratulate you for your anniversary, for us it was an honor to become part of this memorable occasion in your life. We are happy that you and your husband experienced our special...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • $298 - $549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    • #4 Luxury Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    • #13 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Location
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    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
    • Also Known As
    • Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos ,
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    Diane M
    July 9, 2017|
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    Hello Diane, Thank you for sharing your question with us. Located in our lobby you will find our Tour Operator desk. This is an external company that offers the services of tours to our hotel, you can contact them by... More
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    Amanda K
    June 2, 2017|
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    Hello Amanda, It's a pleasure to read we are going to have the opportunity of hosting you. Buffet breakfast it's from 6.30 a.m. to 10.30 a.m. We also informe you we offer room service which is available 24 hours and is only... More
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    April 27, 2017|
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    Hello gaylepd2017, Thank you sharing with us your question. All our hotel guests have complementary access to our hot springs as well as to our exclusive area for hotel guests over 18 years age which is called: Shangri La... More
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