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Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa

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13 Km Northwest, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos Costa Rica See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our stay was remarkable. The staff are extremely attentive and will do whatever it takes to make stay wonderful. The grounds are well kept. The messages at spa are out of this world and the ambiance very relaxing. The spa is one of the best...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 18maraln
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This family visit is one that we'll remember for a long time. The hotel staff was very kind, facility is beautifull, our room had a modern style and accommodations were very confortable. Everything was sorrounded by nature, there is green everywhere you look. The hot...More

Date of stay: July 2018
9  Thank Angel M
Response from Community M, Gerente at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded July 12, 2018

Hello Angel, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon. We are glad to read you enjoyed our location and that you enjoyed our accommodations, facilities and services. As you were able to experience our thermal resort offers more thant 20...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

during my trip to Costa Rica 2015, i visited the place for 1 day, till date the memory is entrenched in my mind, its the best place i have ever visited till date, 70% of the resort is setup like a natural forest, with nice...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank DevendraB122
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice, comfortable bed and in room jacuzzi. View from Room is okay it rains a lot but that is what you get in Costa. You can see arenal if it is clear. The walk yo hot springs is short and they are AMAZING. You...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Steve F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First and foremost Tabacon is a beautiful resort with wonderful hot springs. The room was very comfortable and the bed was ok to sleep in, the bathroom was extremely large with an awesome rain shower head, have to say plenty of room for two people....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank KRToole
Response from Community M, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded today

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Tabacon with us. We are glad to read we had the opportunity to host you. It's great to know you enjoyed the room in which you stay and the excellent service...More

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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 carbon neutral resort offers a unique blend of nature, adventure and More relaxation. Tabacon provides luxurious accommodations, services and amenities in a picture-perfect natural setting. The resort's unique healing thermal mineral spring river emerge from the volcanic earth, cascading to form waterfalls, streams, tranquil pools and ponds. Explore Shangri-La Gardens an hotel guests and adults-only hideaway, delight your senses with world- class cuisine inspired by local fares or surprise that special person with a gala dinner in the middle of the rainforest. Inside the gardens is located The Spa, which combines a beautiful location with a singular spa experience, where treatments are rendered in open air bungalows all of them with private jacuzzi. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Breakfast included
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Adult pool
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Top resorts Hotels
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Onsen
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Luxury
,
Spa
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
103
Price range
US$313 - US$558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
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Tabacon Grand Hotel Thermal
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Tabacon Grand Resort Thermal
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Tabacon Resort
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Tabacon Hot Springs
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Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Onsen
,
Luxury
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
103
Price range
US$313 - US$558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
,
Tabacon Grand Hotel Thermal
,
Tabacon Grand Resort Thermal
,
Tabacon Resort
,
Tabacon Hot Springs
,
Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Pool & Beach (267)
Dining (137)
Amenities (213)
Family and Play Areas (50)
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Carmen D
November 10, 2018|
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Response from dgkukal | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe so. It's easy to get a shared ride, or hire one. Or do what we did, rent a car (from Dollar rental) and drive. Good roads to Fortuna.
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chuletita_loca
November 1, 2018|
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Response from Community M | Property representative |
Hello, We are glad to read you are planning to visit us soon.You can enjoy our thermal pools and ponds through our One Day Passes, these are offered through packages only which offer one or two feeding times. You can get... More
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Owshan
October 23, 2018|
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Response from Community M | Property representative |
Hello Owshan, Thanks for sharing your question with us. In regarding to the displacement from Monteverde to Tabacón, we recommend contacting the external tour operator that offers its services to our hotel. They will... More
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Room Tips
"We stayed in the Orchid room, very beautiful. they are all ground floor."
50PeterJ
1 week ago
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"Enjoy the thermal springs after 8pm. Less crowds"
robertnam
2 weeks ago
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"Use the 500 rooms excellent"
GlobetroterAmericas
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"Go for the best you can afford - it's all amazing, but the suite was wonderful."
dgkukal
Nov. 6, 2018
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