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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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USD 121.00*
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Arenal 1968 Park Hiking Tour with Hot Springs
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Arenal Volcano and Tabacón Hot Springs Day Trip from San Jose
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Arenal Volcano Hike and Tabacón Hotsprings
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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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“hot springs” (1,241 reviews)
“day pass” (172 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 days ago via mobile

First off, my husband and I are not "spa" people. But the reviews were so good that I decided to chance it. It was a beautiful setting - many private pools tucked away amid the lush rain forest, with a pool temperature to fit any...More

Thank Vanessa A
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tabacon Hot Springs is a gorgeous setting - lush gardens with hot springs running through. The temperature varies in different pools so you can be in cool water if you get tired of the warm water. There are many different paths through the grounds so...More

Thank Travel Mom D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Tabacon for our honeymoon in 2015 and loved it so much we had to come back. The grounds are heavenly, and the service beats the other hot spring resorts in the area. Highly recommended!More

Thank Michelle L
Community M, Gerente 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 visited us during 2015 to celebrate your honeymoon. It's a pleasure to know you enjoyed our location and highly recommend us. We appreciate your review...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great hot springs. Lots of pools and waterfalls places in the natural river. They have laid it out beautifully. The water has different temperatures and feels great after a long hike. They have lockers and towels. I would recommend wearing water shoes since there are...More

Thank SoCalGuy01
Community M, Propietario at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are glad to read you had a beautiful experience and that you enjoyed our thermal experience as well as our location. We appreciate your review and hope to host...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Beyond belief. Truly. Rivers of hot water in one of the most lush, most beautiful settings you've ever seen. We stayed at the resort so we had access to Shangra-La - which was even nicer than the general part of the resort. It is everything...More

Thank JPaulR-MD
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello JPaulR-MD, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon with us. We are glad to read you consider Tabacon a must experience in the bucket list. We appreciate your wonderful review and hope to host you again in the near...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

The hot springs are really nice for a relaxing and unforgettable experience. There are waterfalls and you can find secluded areas if you want to be alone. Also, there's a bar in the springs and the food was great!More

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

Hello Tyler, Thank you for visiting Tabacon and sharing your experience with us. It's great to read you consider our hot springs are really nice for a relaxing and unforgettable experience. Just as you mentioned, our more than 20 thermal pools allows our visitors to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Part of out tour included a 2 hour visit to these wonderful hot springs - a must if you are in the area. So relaxing. Towels/lockers provided We also ate in restaurant which was also goodMore

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

Hello Peter, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are glad to read you enjoyed our relaxing areas and the wonders of our thermal resort. We appreciate your review and hope to host you again in the near future....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This resort is a gem. We spent only about 3 hours in the hot springs, and I wish we had more time. They were gorgeous. The grounds looked like a lush tropical fairyland, covered in colorful plants. There was a main pool with a swim...More

Thank Amanda G
Community M, Propietario at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Amanda, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you enjoyed our resort and that you wish you could had stayed for longer. It's a pleasure to know you enjoyed our natural enviromment surrounded by...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Not a fan of how freely kids could move about throughout the pools. Not really the resorts problem (irresponsible parents to blame) but enjoyable otherwise. So relaxing. Some hot springs had rocky sharp bottoms while others had soft sand. Definitely recommend coming by.More

Thank daniellenicosia8
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello daniellenicosia8, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you enjoyed our thermal experience and that you recommend our resort. We appreciate you review and hope to have the opportunity of hosting you again in...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to tabacon springs on a tour, they said we will be visiting at hot spring, I wasn't sure what to expect a natural pond that was warm??? This place was stunning like a 5 star luxury spa, we had lunch while we were there...More

Thank Tracyg149
Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Tracyg149, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you had an stunning experience at our 5 star luxury spa. As you were able to experience thermal water becomes hotter the upper you go in...More

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apubita
How much is the day pass for the hot spring , we will be there after 5:00 pm
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
How much is the day pass only for hot spring? Our group of 6 will be there after5:00pm.
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
Do you have a rate that does not include a meal?
31 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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