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Love the thermals, nice quiet mountain surrounded place, the hotel is a few decades old and you can actually tell, it needs some restoration in some aspects, bathrooms seem like from the 80's with stains and cracks on the tiles, the cheaper rooms on the...More
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We visited with a group and found the Resort very suitable. It was close (car ride) to other activities in the area. The hotel itself is reasonably presented and clean. The hot water was a bit patchy but the main highlight here is the pools,...More
The hotel rooms are nice. There is not AC.
The pools are very relaxing and romantic.
The green areas are very well kept and there are plenty activities.
however, the service is very poor. The bartender, the waitresses and waiters, the people at the front...More
My husband and I visited El Tucano for our honeymoon, and loved every minute of it. The hotel itself is clean, however in need of TLC and upgrades. The setting for the hotel is stunning, and the gorgeous hot springs river was incredible. We appreciated...More
I was very excited about the hot spring pools and relaxing atmosphere. It was definitively relaxing to enjoy the pools and the views of the mountains and butterflies but beyond that it was bad. The rooms are small and awfully outdated, it made me feel...More
US$67 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Smoking rooms available
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Province of San Jose >
Also Known As
El Tucano Resort & Thermal Hotel San Carlos ,
El Tucano Resort And Thermal Spa ,
Occidental El Tucano Hotel ,
Occidental El Tucano Resort ,
El Tucano Resort & Thermal Spa Costa Rica/San Carlos
Response from tmatthews755 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the river has geotermal vents and the water is delicious. Actually ther are 4 pools. 2 are not visable in the photos. 1 behide the 5 star spa and one beside the restuarant. Wonderful tropical jungles surround the entire... More
Yes the river has geotermal vents and the water is delicious. Actually ther are 4 pools. 2 are not visable in the photos. 1 behide the 5 star spa and one beside the restuarant. Wonderful tropical jungles surround the entire property.