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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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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.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“swim up bar” (332 reviews)
“hot springs” (1,368 reviews)
“day pass” (209 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
Ways to Experience Tabacon Hot Springs
USD 146 per adult
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USD 125 per adult
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USD 156 per adult
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"swim up bar"
in 332 reviews
"hot springs"
in 1,368 reviews
"day pass"
in 209 reviews
"buffet dinner"
in 188 reviews
"hotel guests"
in 37 reviews
"main pool"
in 65 reviews
"costa rica"
in 240 reviews
"locker room"
in 48 reviews
"hot pools"
in 77 reviews
"warm water"
in 55 reviews
"buffet style"
in 39 reviews
"after a long day"
in 51 reviews
"spring pools"
in 36 reviews
"hot river"
in 33 reviews
"arenal volcano"
in 113 reviews
"unique experience"
in 33 reviews
"water shoes"
in 51 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

We did a day pass to Tabacon and had a nice, relaxing day. Some of our group got spa treatments, while others lounged at the pool. We had lunch and dinner- both were very good. (Watch the slippery tile in the restaurant, though.) We relaxed...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We split our Costa Rica trip between La Fortuna and Guanacaste, staying at the Tabacon the first half of our trip. It was a lovely stay and the hot springs are certainly impressive. A nice relaxing experience and something I'd consider a must do. The...More

Thank Katie T
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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola Katie, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you enjoyed our location as well as the spicy blueberry margarita. However, we are sorry to read we didn't exceed your expectations regarding to our F&B...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Hot Springs was included in our tour package. What a pleasant surprise! All nine of us, young & old had a ball relaxing in the springs, soaking in the warm spring water & enjoying the overall ambience of Tabacon. Then we enjoyed a delicious...More

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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear 255Barbara, 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 hot springs and the ambience of Tabacon. We appreciate your detail review and hope to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Tabacon was on my list of things I really wanted to do for a very long time, however, I wasn't sure it would be worth the relatively expensive price tag and I wasn't sure it would be good for my three kids (6, 9, and...More

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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. It's great to read you had a 5 star visit and that your visit blew your expectations. Just as you mentioned, we always recommend to our visitors to wear water...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We couldn't decide between Tabacon and Baldi so our group split up and half went to each. Judging from our pictures and experiences they are similar. I was disappointed that none of the Tabacon springs were warmer than 98.6, especially because it was a cool,...More

Thank 2aks
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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello 2aks, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read we had the opportunity of hosting you. Tabacon is the only resort in the area that offers a natural thermal experience of completely geothermal origin. This...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We scheduled a hike near the volcano and a visit to the hot springs and dinner at Tabacon was part of the package. The hot springs are so beautiful and relaxing! Dinner was a buffet and quite good as well especially the made to order...More

Thank Alane J
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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Alane, 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 all our facilites and services. It's great to read you enjoyed our ceviche and grilled meats...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This unbelievable resort wanders off into the volcanic forest in a jaw dropping display of beauty! Every inch of this place is manicured to perfection. Water flowing down the mountain springs boiling from the volcano and reaches the perfect temperature at the resort. Large spaces...More

Thank Dan B
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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Dan, 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 thermal pools and ponds. It's grea to read you had a great time taking advantage...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Scenery is very nice! But its a little bit crowded! The food is so so! The hygienic aspect in the locker rooms could be better!More

Thank tigerbee1311
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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you enjoyed our beautiful location. We appreciate your review as well as your observation regarding to our locker rooms.We appreciate your review and hope to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tabacon Hot Springs were wonderful and absolutely beautiful! We went in the evening for the springs and dinner. The facilities are great and the waterfall was so relaxing! I do recommend bringing water shoes as the walkways are a bit rough on the feetMore

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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear valued guest, 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 all our facilities and services. We appreciate your review and hope to host you again...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many beautiful pools, you can be alone in this great spring. Very warm and felt wonderful

Thank Clays7
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Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. It's great to read you had a 5 star visit. We appreciate your wonderful review and hope to host you again in the future. Pura Vida, Marcel Stittner General Manafer

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Fransheska T
12 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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Belinda K
29 April 2018|
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Hello Belinda, We are glad to read you are coming to visit us soon. We appreciate that you have shared your question with us. In regarding to the nearest town, this would be La Fortuna downtown. With pleasure one of our... More
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NYNY878
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Dear NYNY878, Thanks for writing to Tabacon. The transport service is facilitated by an external tour operator which offers its services to our hotel for an additional cost, you can contact them to know their rates and... More
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