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The Springs Resort and Spa

4.0 miles from Arenal Volcano National Park center
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| 9 Km Oeste y km 4 Norte del centro de la Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
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Boca Raton
Reviewed October 6, 2014

One of my favorite hotels!!! I can't rave enough about this Hotel. You have everything you need on site. Tubing, rock climbing, ATVing, hiking, horse back riding, food (much better than the town restaurants), cocktails, pools, mineral pools (starting at 104 degrees). It has the serenity for honeymooners and also the adventure for a family. The grounds are so large...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Haynesjamie, Your feedback is very important to us and I want to personally thank you for taking the time to share your experience with the TA community. We strive to provide each of our guests with the best in customer service, provide unforgettable memories, and offer on-site thrilling adventures. I am happy to see that we were able to...

Reviewed October 5, 2014

Came here during low season. Couples and families will have lots to do here. Their Club Rio activities have everything from river tubing, horseback riding, rock climbing, kayaking, etc. The hot springs are a MUST! My husband and I had our pick of a number of them. Perhaps it was because it was low season. The entire staff were wonderful...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Globe_Trotter_Go, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The Springs. Our on-site adventure center, Club Rio, is very special to us and we take great pride in all of the fun activities we offer. I am happy to hear that you were able to enjoy visiting some of our hot spring pools, as we offer...

Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed October 1, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed The Springs Resort and Spa for 3 days during our honeymoon this past September. Our stay was absolutely amazing and we would recommend this place to anyone! The view from our room was breathtaking.The staff was friendly, polite and helpful! Everyone we came in contact with had a smile on their face and always asked...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Allison S, Congratulations! Our staff is dedicated to providing the best experience for each and every one of our guests, and I am so happy to see we were able to meet that goal! Club Rio is a truly special place that we are very proud of. Thank you for mentioning all of the fun activities available. I will...

New York, New York, United States
Reviewed September 30, 2014

This place was incredible from the moment we stepped foot on the property. we were greeted by a team of individuals who took our bags and welcomed us to the resort. we then checked in and from that moment on everyone called us by name everywhere we went !! we were given a tour of the resort property, a welcome...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Shannon M, Thank you for choosing our resort to host your recent stay in Costa Rica! Our staff strives to provide each and every guest with the best possible service. Your detailed feedback about your experience is important to us, and we appreciate you taking the time to share it with others. We hope that you will give us...

New York City, New York
Reviewed September 29, 2014

The Springs Resort is absolutely AMAZING!!! I stayed for 6 nights and 5 days and enjoyed every moment of my stay. The road up to the hotel can be challenging- we rented a 4x4 and the first time up the hill was intense but after a few times we were good! From the moment we walked into the Springs we...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Pastytravels, On behalf of everyone here at The Springs, thank you for taking the time to write about your experience and share your kind words with fellow travelers. Our staff strives to provide the best service for all of our guests, and ensure that everyones needs are not only met but exceeded during their stay. I will be sure...

Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed September 28, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Springs for 4 nights and 3.5 days. We would absolutely recommend this place to anyone. The service was fantastic. It has excellent access to numerous activities such as zip-lining, hiking, horse back riding, rafting, etc.. Our room was incredible with a great view of the volcano. It's a short drive to La Fortuna...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jason S, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here at The Springs with the TA community. We take great pride in our staff as they are what make this resort a truly special place. The weather in Arenal can be very unpredictable as we are located in the tropical rainforest, but I believe the rain...

Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed September 23, 2014

Me and my husband stayed at The Springs for 3 nights during our honeymoon. The Springs staff really go above and beyond to meet your needs in every way. The hot springs were amazing and if the weather was a little cooler, I could've spent our entire trip in them. Our trip was during off season/rainy season, so it did...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sarahcokes, Congratulations! Thank you for choosing to celebrate your honeymoon with us. What a special time for you and your husband. I am happy to see you were able to enjoy all of the fun and relaxing amenities that our property features. Your comments in regards to our food and beverage department are being taken very seriously, and addressed...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed September 23, 2014

We just returned from 5 days at The Springs. What a fantastic hotel. The staff is so friendly and kind. Nichole, the Concierge took are of everything, transportation, dinner reservations, tours and even a fantastic cake to celebrate a birthday! The hotel is magnificent. We have stayed in quite a few hotels in the Arenal area and will be sure...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear LetaH0131, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. Our staff strives to provide flawless service and unforgettable memories and I am happy to know that Nichole and our other staff were able to do that for you. I was actually able to meet you and your friends...

Parrita, Costa Rica
Reviewed September 22, 2014

We have been traveling Costa Rica for almost three months and The Springs was hands down, the most impressive stay we have had. Everything was top of the line, from the rooms to the customer service. Our two year old loved the animal rescue tour, and the hot springs/pool. All of the food we ate & drinks we had, were...

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Melanie M, Manager at The Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jana M, Wow. Thank you for taking the time to review our property, but most of all thank you for such nice compliments. Our wildlife sanctuary is a very special place for us. I am happy to see that you and your two year old were able to enjoy it. I am happy to announce that we have some...

Jefferson City, Missouri
Reviewed September 21, 2014

My wife and I got to use the Springs Resort and Spa and have dinner as part of our tour of Arenal Volcano. What a tremendous property! There were numerous hidden grottos and springs throughout the property that varied in temperature, and a couple of different pools as well. One pool even had a swim up bar, which was fantastic....

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Dear Bryan and Sheila, Thank you for stopping by and sharing your experience with other travelers. I am so glad we were able to meet our goal of providing flawless service and unforgettable memories. We have over 20 hot springs pools and of course our swim up Laguna Bar is always a hit. I hope on your next visit, you...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A World Class Luxury Resort featuring Spectacular Hot Springs, Picture Perfect Views of the Arenal Volcano from every guest room and Four Restaurants including our famous Ginger Sushi Bar and Las Ventanas fine dining. Enjoy our 28 mineral laden, artesian Hot Springs and our 14,000 square foot Spa and Fitness Center. All of our amenities make The Springs Luxury Resort & Spa a great destination for Costa Rica vacations, weddings, or a honeymoon. Our 27,000 square feet of event, convention and meeting space have also made us the leading Costa Rica conference hotel. ... more   less 

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Address: | 9 Km Oeste y km 4 Norte del centro de la Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park
Price Range: $383 - $885 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Springs Resort and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
The Springs Resort And Spa At Arenal Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
The Springs Hotel
The Springs Resort And Spa Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#3 Luxury Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#3 Family Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#4 Romantic Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#4 Spa Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
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