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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.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

We had a great day at the hot springs. We were able to fully explore and enjoy the springs the food was great and they even let us one back for dessert a few hours after swimming because we were too full from lunch.More

Thank Liz K
TabaconGuestService, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2015

Hello Liz K, Thank you for your comment. We're glad you enjoyed our thermal experience, being able to fully explore the different paths, ponds, ponds and cascades. We are happy to know you enjoyed our food selection and had the chance to try our delicious...More

Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

We had wanted to stay here but the room was too pricey, so we stayed down the road at another hotel. We then purchased the day pass/spa package. The grounds were obviously amazing as everyone else described, but the afternoon we were there the pools...More

2  Thank MD_T0urist
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Must visit place in Arenal!!. This is the best natural hot spring I could find in Arenal. Its preferable that you take a guide to visit this place.

Thank Santosh N
TabaconGuestService, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2015

Hello Santosh N, Thank you for your preference. We're glad you enjoyed the best thermal experience in our natural hot spring river that emerge from Arenal Volcano. We really appreciate your comments and look forward your next visit. Kindest Regards, Yendry Espinoza Resident Manager

Reviewed 19 December 2015

Not something that I'd repeat. The landscaping is excellent. The experience is OK. How much time can you actually spend in warm water? I understand that there are many other "hot spring" experiences for less cost, if not free, in the La Fortuna area.More

1  Thank lamphs
TabaconGuestService, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2015

Hello, We are glad you found an excellent landscape, Tabacon is Costa Rica´s largest network of naturally flowing hot springs with a thermal river that goes through the property by gravity forming more than 20 different pools ponds and cascades with different temperatures and high...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Words cannot describe the beauty here! It's definitely worth it, especially staying at the hotel. There are so many different pools at different temperatures and water flows there will be something for everyone's liking. The only negative part - it gets a little too busy...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
TabaconGuestService, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2015

Hello, Thank you for your review! We are glad we were able to exceed your expectations. It is great to know you enjoyed an amazing thermal experience in the heart of the rainforest. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again in the...More

Reviewed 16 December 2015

The hot springs attraction is a thermal river that flows from a spring through a heavily planted area that's been sculpted into individual pools of various sizes. Upon entering the spa building we received a towel and a key to a locker so we could...More

Thank Pleased60933
TabaconGuestService, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2015

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We're glad you enjoyed our thermal experience, we are located in a truly magical setting at the base of Arenal Volcano in a tropical rainforest reserve. Our natural hot springs surrounded by...More

Reviewed 16 December 2015

Such a great experience. It's worth going, rain or shine. I was very impressed with how the springs were set up. Great for kids or for couples. Lots of hidden alcoves to explore and more than enough hot pools for everyone. Two thumbs up !!!More

Thank toddtindenver
TabaconGuestService, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2015

Hello toddtindenver, It is great to hear you had a great experience at Tabacon. We’re glad you enjoyed our thermal experience, the hot springs and the magical ambience creates a mystical atmosphere perfect for families or couples, even if you visit by yourself it is...More

Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

I had never FELT SO RELAXED IN MY LIFE. The natural hot springs will be strong enough to massage your shoulders, warm enough to make every single muscle relax, but the natural noises of the animals, the trees and gardens that surround every single thermal...More

1  Thank Yanet F
TabaconGuestService, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2015

Hello Yanet F, It is great to hear you enjoyed a relaxing experience at Tabacon. Our natural hot springs with in-river pools and cascades are perfect to relax your muscles. We recommend to keep walking through the paths to discover the different pools, ponds and...More

Reviewed 14 December 2015

We spent an afternoon here as guests of the Tabacon Spa Hotel (entrance free for hotel guests). The hot springs are wonderful, very nice garden layout. However, I think on a stand alone base, I would not pay the fee (60 USD per person). Also,...More

Thank LordRawdon
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Amazing experience. Worth the 4 hr one way drive! Clean and very well organized. It's perhaps a little pricey but it's once in a life time experience for sure

Thank mhmtkcn
TabaconGuestService, Gerente at Tabacon Hot Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2015

Hello, Thank you for your comment. We’re glad you enjoyed the hot springs and natural surroundings. Thank you for your preference. Best, Yendry Espinoza Resident Manager

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Karina O
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Hello Karina, Thank you for sharing your concern with us. It is a pleasure to know that you will visit us.Our thermal springs are for all ages, many children love to immerse themselves in the thermal springs and have the... 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
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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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