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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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US$143.00*
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Arenal Volcano and Tabacón Hot Springs Day Trip from San Jose
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Arenal 1968 Park Hiking Tour with Hot Springs
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Arenal Volcano Lava Flow Hike and Tabacón Hot Springs with Dinner
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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” (291 reviews)
“hot springs” (1,249 reviews)
“day pass” (178 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Tabacon to take advantage of the evening special - $70/person for buffet dinner and access to the hot springs after 6pm. Overall, had a great time! It started a little chaotic as it was pouring rain when we arrived and the Spanish-English language...More

Thank JJBurnie
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello JJBurnie, 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 took advantage of one of our Day Pass options. In case of rain with lightning, for the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazingly beautiful hot spring falls, no words to describe the perfect mix of natural and man made beauty combined, to take your breath away for anything you might want to feel, a romantic, a fun, a soul searching, a relaxing or a gratitude filled experience....More

Thank Jo A
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Jo A, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon with us. We are glad to read you enjoyed our propperty and wonderful location.It's great to read you highly recommend our place as well as to take advantage of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a beautiful place with a very nice ambiance to relax after a long drive from San Jose Airport to Arenal. My boyfriend and I paid for the Day Pass and had a wonderful time at the hot springs, but you must be prepared for...More

Thank XimenaGlez
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello XimenaGlez, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon through this review. We are glad to read we had the pleasure of hosting you and that you enjoyed our hot springs and even a 90 minute massage at The Spa....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent two nights here for my birthday and was really pleased with the lush surroundings and luxurious accommodations. The thermal hot springs are fantastic, and the rooms were beautiful. They sent a special and very delicious cake to our room for my birthday and...More

Thank Summer Rose S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The various hot spring pools were relaxing and unique. There is a swim up bar and the buffet afterwards was excellent. The nicest hot springs option in the area, but the most expensive.More

Thank CampFamily01
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello CampFamily01, 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 heated by Arenal Volcano. It's great to read you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very cool place. The hot springs are very relaxing. Good place to go to relax and just get away. Probably wouldn't take kids... not much for them to do. Food was pretty goodMore

Thank ganitra
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello ganitra, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon.We are glad to read you had a cool experience and that you enjoyed a very relaxing time at our hot springs. At the same time, we are glad you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the hot springs from the "Shangra La" area of our hotel, Tabacon Thermal Spa and Resort. The cloud cover cleared over the volcano only a few times during our visit but did not disappoint when it did!More

Thank drhedlund
Community M, Director General at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello drhedlund, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are glad to read you had a 5 star visit and that you enjoyed our Shangri La Gardens, which is the perfect hideaway for our hotel guests +18. At the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is no doubt that Tabacon is an incredible facility. Watch any of the videos on Youtube and you will get a sense of how incredible this place is. You have an incredible range of access, especially to North Americans who are used to being...More

Thank Craig M
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Craig, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon through this review. We are glad to read you consider or resort an incredible place and that you enjoyed have been in contact with nature. On the other hand, we are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a day pass and it was worth the $70/person. Lunch was included. The grounds are beautiful and the staff is amazing. I've already recommended to friends.More

Thank Nathaniel M
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Nathaniel, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read we had the opportunity of hosting you during your visit to Arenal and that you enjoyed our beautiful grounds and friendly staff. Thank you for recommend...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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