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Baldi Hot Springs

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Address: La Fortuna de San Carlos, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2479 2190
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Interesting to visit but wouldn't go back.

This was not our first choice of hot springs to visit but the one we wanted to go to wasn't open when we were there. Baldi was interesting with a variety of pools and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Red Deer, Canada
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Red Deer, Canada
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41 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was not our first choice of hot springs to visit but the one we wanted to go to wasn't open when we were there. Baldi was interesting with a variety of pools and temperatures. We visited on a week day and it was not crowded as it can apparently be so we enjoyed walking up to all the various... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent a whole afternoon at Baldi hotsprings with our 2 kids (7 & 2) and the whole family had lots of fun. The pools with different temperatures are perfect to find something for everyone and the slides were so much fun that we had a real blast. The place is not crowded which gives you a perfect opportunity to... More 

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Colorado Springs
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had such an insanely good time here! Baldi Hot Springs exceeded our expectations! The facility overall is large so there is plenty of room to spread out. The pools are fantastic - manufactured waterfalls, in-pool bars, the works. The water slides are a blast, we literally ran ourselves to exhaustion like children repeatedly riding the slides. Spending half a... More 

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Freehold, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Baldi Hot Springs are very well-made and make for a very fun day. However, they are not natural, and this is not an authentic Costa Rica experience. You have to pay to use the lockers and pay a refundable deposit to borrow a towel. I recommend making a whole day of it, and get a discounted ticket somewhere in... More 

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Martinez, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Baldi Hot Springs in very large, with many pools, several watersides, and hot tubs. It is not a very natural setting. Everything seems artificial, but the kids enjoy it.

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Thank akirshen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Baldi hot springs were recommended to us, and we would definitely recommend them. There's around 25 pools, of varying temperatures (one is super hot!) and slides too which were really fun. Perfect romantic date night, especially if you go in the evening as the lights are beautiful and its pretty private. Dinner is worth having too.

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Gainesville, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very pretty place, with a lot of pools, a bunch of activities for kids and plenty of swim up bars. We got the all day pass on a rainy Monday. There were not a lot of people there, so we were able to cruise from pool to pool with no problems. The temperature of the water in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely our favorite day! Really loved all the slides and the "hidden" sauna at the top is incredible. Would definitely come again

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Is okay, not great. Hot springs itself is relaxing however Baldi's entrance is not cheap and the drinks are expensive

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This resort has the best hot water! Lots of pools with varying degrees, many of them super hot, but it also has plenty of barely warm pools for the kids to play in, plus a number of fun water slides. Beautifully landscaped. The volcano looms impressively over the grounds . . .Super nice

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