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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 resort offers a unique blend of nature, adventure and relaxation. The resort's unique healing thermal...more
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| Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went to Tabacon as part of a tour. I had 4 hours in the hot springs and another hour to eat the buffet for dinner. This is my favorite hot springs. There is a swim up bar in the pool which is cool. I...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must visit no matter what your hotel or tour company offers. A day pass is around US$60 but spend 4 hours here to just relax and experience the various pools, waterfalls (the best) and lounge areas. Then head down to the swim up bar...More

Thank HappyKing
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello HappyKing, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you had a 5 star visit and that you enjoyed your day pass visit. It's great to know you had a relaxing time at our more...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for dinner and to use the hot springs. Dinner buffet was meh, 3 stars, but the springs are AMAZING (5 stars)!! I would come back to the area/resport just to go to the hot springs.More

Thank rhscripty
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello rhscripty, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you had a 5 star visit and that you enjoyed our more than 20 thermal pools and ponds. However, we are sorry to read we didn't...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to splurge for the night and we were not disappointed. We booked the evening pass - 6-10pm with dinner included. It was the perfect way to end the day after some hiking. Swim up bar, water slide, and ENDLESS waterfalls and watering holes...More

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TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit. We appreciate your time to enjoy our natural pools and delight to find every hide and peaceful place to rest with your group. We hope you can visit us again in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Hot Springs three times during our stay at nearby Tabacon Resort. We were on a work trip so visiting the Springs was our only time off! Take the short walk downhill in your hotel robe. The Hot Springs are so warm and...More

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TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear value Guest, We're happy to have you as a repeat guest and appreciate you sharing your great experiences with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed our Shangri-La garden where you can spend some time relaxing in this private garden full of peace and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the springs. The set up was very natural & clean. I liked the different levels of the pools, the different temperatures & the range of the rushing of the water. There's something for everyone. The locker room was clean & convenient. Restaurant's buffet...More

Thank ScoutAdventures
TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi! On behalf of the entire Tabacon family we would like to thank you for your comments, these are very important to us to know our guests experience regarding the services we offer in our property. We are glad that you enjoyed our more than...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most areas where one may enjoy natural thermal waters are well integrated to the local ambience. One swimming pool at the top is restful and perfectly integrated as well.More

Thank fjacques777
TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! We're happy to have you as a our guest and appreciate you sharing your experiences with us. It was our honor to have your visit in our natural thermal complex and you could enjoy and have a relaxing time in our property. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The springs were amazingly relaxing. Comfort, convenient and clean. Plenty of room and well set up. Restaurant buffet was OK.More

Thank cscout1114
TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear valued guest, We're glad you chose Tabacon for your recent stay and appreciate you writing your review and recommending our hotel. it was our pleasure having you as our guest, It is amazing to know you had a realxing time in natural pools and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well managed, really nice hot springs, kids mainly used the regular pool, we adults used the hot springs and wife use a 90 minutes spa treatment Food variety was a lot but I would say food was 3 1/2 variety a lot but not a...More

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TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Sharick_VA, Thank you for sharing your review. We are pleased that you have been able to enjoy our hot springs, mainly children are very entertained in our main pool playing on the slide, meanwhile the adults seek the peace and relaxation offered by the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not stay at the Tabacon resort, however, we spent a few hours there as a part of an excursion. The Hot Springs themselves are beautiful and really nice to be able to relax in. However, the service at the pool-side bar was really...More

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TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thanks for your feedback! We are happy to know you found our hot springs relaxing and beautiful, in fact Tabacon Hot Springs is the only completely natural hot springs that emerge from Arenal Volcano, forming Costa Rica´s largest network of naturally flowinh springs in...More

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Pat D
7 August 2018|
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Hello Pat, We are glad to read you are planning to visit us. Our thermal springs are low in sulfur, and do not have a particular smell due to their mineral properties. In regarding to the sulfur mineral turning the silver... More
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Farah D
4 August 2018|
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Hello Farah, It's great to read you are planning to visit Tabacon. Our one Day Passes are subject to availability for this reason we always recommend booking in advance. These passes can also be obtained at the entrance... More
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11 June 2018|
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Hello Fransheska, Thank you for writing to Tabacon. We are glad to read you are planning to visit us soon. It will be a pleasure to assist you with the information you request. We have different day pass options, you can... More
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