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Go, take sandals and be careful

It’s a beautiful place, well worth a visit. It can be a bit hard to get too if you don’t go as... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Holyport, United Kingdom
Beautiful and relaxing

I really enjoyed the hot springs ar Copan, they are the best in Honduras. The environment is very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Katia R
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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From Copan Ruinas 22 km, Copan Ruinas CP1103, Honduras
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Reviewed yesterday

It’s a beautiful place, well worth a visit. It can be a bit hard to get too if you don’t go as part of an organised tour. As someone else has said, some of the pools higher up are full of scalding hot water. I...More

Thank UlstermaninNorfolk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the hot springs ar Copan, they are the best in Honduras. The environment is very relaxing and I likes that they had different types of pools with different temperatures.

Thank Katia R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the pools higher up are full of boiling water - I received a large 2nd degree burn to my foot which required medical treatment. I wish I’d read the review below from 2015 before I went: “These springs can be deadly . My...More

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

In spite it takes an hour to drive from Coban de Ruinas to the site it is truly worthwhile. The ingenuity with which the natural baths are established with the hot boiling water coming from atop and running through terraces to lower the temperature and...More

Thank Helle F
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

After driving like 40 minutes from copan in a dirt road you get into this natural water hot springs. The day pass it’s arround $12 USD ( bring some cash ) Since I get in car I’m not sure how to get in shuttle but...More

Thank Edwin P
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Don't be fooled! The area you get dropped off at has just regular pools, but that's not it! Across a rope bridge is where you get to the private pools all along the incline of the hill. They are varying degrees of heat, from almost...More

Thank Jacquelyn S
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The place is nicely hidden in the jungle. If you go in the morning, there won’t be a lot of people and you can enjoy a variety of pools and water temperatures in a amazingly relaxing atmosphere. One thing you should avoid though: the massages...More

Thank Mewiine
Reviewed 30 April 2018

These hot springs are amazing because you sit under the trees while you are in the water and you can feel safe to be in them for there´s a fine bedrock to stand on while you enjoy the different pools. I enjoyed very much the...More

Thank 362veronicat
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

About hour from Copan Ruins, beautiful man made pools and hot springs, mud bath and waterfalls. Buffet dinner. We brought cooler with drinks and speaker for music. Very fun experience.

Thank Lucyan
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I highly recommend this place for people who love nature, and not afraid to explore new things. You get to experience different natural pools with different temperatures. It was a very relaxing and amazing experience. We spent 3 hours there, but could have been there...More

Thank Elvira S
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23 December 2017|
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Response from Dwight M | Reviewed this property |
Lockers yes. I can’t remember if there are public towels.
30 March 2016|
Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
I believe that they are open from 9 am to as late as 9pm, however, transportation back to Copán is much earlier. The last local bus is at 2pm or 3pm, and the tourist shuttle arranged from Hotel Patty in Copán, leaves from... More
Hector C
10 August 2015|
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Response from Eric B | Reviewed this property |
Tanya at Twisted bar in the square in Copan does an organised trip including the hot springs with a fresh fruit buffet followed by a visit to a typical hill village open air restaurant for a fabulous home cooked experience... More