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Tabacon Hot Springs

Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 2099
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Arenal Volcano and Tabacón Hot Springs Day Trip from San Jose
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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 mineral spring river emerges from the volcanic earth, cascading to form waterfalls, streams, tranquil pools and ponds surrounded by lush tropical gardens.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“swim up bar” (290 reviews)
“hot springs” (1,286 reviews)
“day pass” (176 reviews)
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Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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+506 2479 2099
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Reviewed yesterday

Staff was great and property was five star quality. Great deal for the price! If we could do over we would stay longer than 2 nights. The springs were beautiful and so relaxing.

Thank Jamie C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We parked on the side of the road and walked down to the free thermal waters. Do not come with flip flops. I recommend the hiking sandals you can get wet or shoes with good grip because you have to climb over slippery rocks. The...More

Thank Noemi G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely area, lots of little pools with really hot water. Since the area is quite big, people somehow divide between different pools and you are able to find a pool just for youself. There is also a poolbar.More

Thank Tiina S
Community M, Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Tiina, 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 tan 20 thermal pools directly irrigated by a natural thermal river heated by the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Now this is what a resort is supposed to be like from the moment we drove up, the staff was waiting on us hand and foot. While checking in, I mentioned that my husband and I were on our honeymoon. By the time we were...More

Thank Clint H
Community M, Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Clint, Thank you for taking the time to share your visit to Tabacon. We are glad to read you had a great time celebrating your honeymoon with us. It's also wonderful to read you felt very relaxed the entire time that you even extended...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

To visit the natural hot sprnigs is quite a nice experience, however thee entrance fee is way too expensive for a so called "luxury hotel" which is not. Recommendable to go in the afternoon before the sunset. during the morning time the hot temperature might...More

Thank Andrea F
Community M, General Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Andrea, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon with us. We are glad to read we had the opportunity of hosting you however we are sorry to read we didn't exceed your expectations in relation to our entrance fee....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Tabacón was truly beautiful and relaxing. The meals were definitely better than your average meals for group tours. The dinner was definitely over the top. There was so much food that it was hard to decide what to eat since it all looked so good....More

Thank Steven S
Community M, Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Steven, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you had a beautiful and relaxing visit. At the same time, it's great to read you enjoyed our great variety of desserts at Ave del Paraíso...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were unfortunate that the onsite restaurant and swimming pool were closed, so was the observatory we so wanted to see BUT overall the room and springs made up for it. Really worth a visit we've learned that if you're going to travel anywhere check...More

Thank SharonJames_11
Community M, General Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello SharonJames_11, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon with us. We are glad to read our romos and springs improved your experience with us despite having several areas under repair due to our remodeling process.We regret that you did...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are a range of pools of water of slightly varying temperature warmed by volcano Arenal. One had a powerful waterfall which was great for a bit of a massage. There are other more secluded pools about the venue which you have to explore to...More

Thank Michelle L
Community M, Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Michelle, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you enjoyed our more tan 20 thermal pools. Just as you mentioned our pools have different temperatures and offer a unique thermal experience.. On the other...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the hot springs at night after an afternoon of hiking around the Arenal Volcano. We enjoyed the buffet dinner right when we arrived and the food was excellent - the best we ate in La Fortuna. The menu selections were plentiful, including a...More

Thank Carmela L
Community M, Manager at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Carmela, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon with us. We are glad to read you had a 5 star visit and that you came to Tabacon after an afternoon of hiking around the Arenal Volcano. It's wonderful to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though I usually prefer wild landscapes, the amazing hot springs of Tabacón delighted me for a whole day (at US $ 85 including dinner). Torrents that descend from the volcano at different temperatures have been used in the best style of oriental landscaping to...More

Thank Eva950
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Eva950, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you had an amazing hot springs experience and that you enjoyed our tropical gardens. As you were able to experience we are the only the only...More

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apubita
12 February 2017|
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Response from Melania L | Property representative |
Dear Apubita Thanks for your question! We have several day pass options and prices change depending on the services included and the schedule to visit the hot springs you select. If you are arriving after 5:00 pm the Day... More
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apubita
12 February 2017|
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Response from TabaconGuestService | Property representative |
Hello Apubita, We appreciate your interest in Tabacon. We offer day pass with lunch or dinner, Price per person US$ 85.00, this incudes entrance to the hot springs from 10 am to 10 pm and lunch or dinner as per your... More
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Kimberly O
30 January 2017|
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Response from TabaconGuestService | Property representative |
Hello Kimberly, we appreciate your interest in Tabacon. In relation to the rates of lodging the guests of our hotel have complementary enjoyment of breakfast included, however other food services are not included in the... More
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