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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 2 days ago via mobile

We just spent 3 really amazing nights at the Tabacon Resort. I have read some “terrible” Trip Advisor reviews about this hotel and really can not understand why anyone would complain about it. It has a very peaceful energy everywhere. We visited in the low...More

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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

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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 5 days ago

We celebrated our anniversary here two weeks ago and what a honeymoon suite to stay in Our room number 508 had the best view of the volcano and was so very very quite. Ever detail of the room was perfect and luxurious. We only stayed...More

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Response from TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 3 days ago

Dear Value Guest, Congratulations on your wedding and thank you for choosing Tabacon as part of your honeymoon, it was an honor to be part of this memorable and unforgettable occasion in your life. Our Shangri-La Gardens is one of our favorite favorites for couples,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We traveled in late July-early August 2018 to Tabacon with four people; 2 adults and 2 kids (9 and 12). It is a long drive in from the airport (be prepared), but you see some beautiful landscapes along the way. Tabacon is unbeatable from the...More

Thank Kevin F
Response from TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 3 days ago

Dear Kevin, We're so glad you enjoyed everything and thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. The landscapes you can see during the transfer from the airport to the hotel are impressive, you can enjoy a lot of vegetation and beautiful countryside...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I have come to Tabacon now 3 times and each time I find something that I missed the time before. The grounds are beautiful, the staff is very professional, They make you feel like a celebrity from the moment you enter the property. We went...More

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Response from TabaconGuestService, Community Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 3 days ago

Hi! First, I would like to thank you for visiting our hotel for a third time and for such a detailed review on your experience. On behalf of the Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa family it is always a pleasure to have your visit to...More

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About
Description
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. A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, 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 the resort's Grand Spa, member of The Leading Spas of the World 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
Business
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Luxury
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Onsen
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Spa
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Romantic
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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
,
Luxury
,
Onsen
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
103
Price range
US$298 - US$521 (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
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Room & Suite (708)
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Amenities (213)
Family and Play Areas (50)
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hsikakol
September 17, 2018|
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We wanted to rent a car but we refrained from doing so as we had never driven in a big city. The total drive is anywhere from 3-4 hours from San Jose to La Fortuna, the road conditions were good but there were definitely... More
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questioning1
August 27, 2018|
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Response from Community M | Property representative |
Hello questioning1, It's great to read you are planning to visit us. As a guest of our hotel you will have access to our hot springs from 8 in the morning to 10 at night. At the same time, you Will be able to enjoy our... More
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Stephen P
August 22, 2018|
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Hello Stephen, It's great to read you are coming to visit us during January! We always recommend our visitors who wish to visit our restaurants, make their reservation in advance in this way they will ensure your table in... More
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"Orchid Room: great view of the volcano"
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"Honeymoon suite may have the best view of the volcano. Consider shopping for water, snacks, etc. before..."
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"Honeymoon suite is amazing!"
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