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    Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa

    13 Km Northwest, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent68%
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    • Average7%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “hot springs” (1,576 reviews)
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    Reviewed 26 September 2014

    First of all, the grounds (hotel, pools, and thermal spa, and surrounding landscape) are truly worth the 5-star rating. Food was ok...the breakfast buffet was delicious offering Costa Rica specialties and fresh fruit juices which were yummy, but I don't think it's worth the $30...More

    4  Thank Glynis J
    Reviewed 24 September 2014

    The service at this hotel was some of the best we have ever received. Everyone we encountered was not only nice and pleasant to talk to, but were genuinely interested in us and asked if there was anything else they could do. Only gave a...More

    2  Thank BillCindy2
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 26 September 2014

    Dear BillCindy2 Thank you for your valuable comments and for choosing Tabacon as your thermal resort during your visit to Arenal. It was an honor to have you as our guest and we are really glad to know you enjoyed a memorable experience. As you...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

    The facilities are BEAUTIFUL! It is nestled in the middle of nature and surprisingly little to no bug bites while staying here. The staff was friendly and delivered a free dessert for us as it was our wedding anniversary. We appreciated the care and attention...More

    4  Thank travelbugs0914
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 23 September 2014

    Hello travelbugs0914 Thank you for taking the time and share your review with us, we really appreciate it. Tabacon’s main objective is to offer world-class service and attention to details makes the difference, so we constantly we customize the guest experience as the beautiful example...More

    Reviewed 20 September 2014

    We stayed at Tabacon for four nights just two weeks ago and loved it! From the moment we walked into the lobby we were pampered. Check-in was a breeze and they gave us a nice complimentary welcome drink within minutes. We upgraded to suite #604...More

    4  Thank Susan N
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 23 September 2014

    Dear Susan N Thank you for your detailed review and for taking the time to share your experience with us, we really appreciate it. It is really nice to know you experienced our Tabacon Suite a spacious, luxurious setting with impressive views of the rainforest....More

    Reviewed 20 September 2014

    Very nice place. Had a day package where we spent a day at the Springs with lunch and Supper included. It was fantastic. September is the off season so we had the place to ourselves. The design is such that you can choose from a...More

    1  Thank ROBERT M
    Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 23 September 2014

    Hello ROBERT M, We are thankful for your comments. Our main philosophy is to offer a memorable experience to our guests and we are glad to know we met your expectations, the hot springs and the rainforest offer the perfect place to relax. At the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$305 - US$553 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
    • #2 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Location
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    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
    • 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
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    Diane M
    10 July 2017|
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    Hello Diane, Thank you for sharing your question with us. Located in our lobby you will find our Tour Operator desk. This is an external company that offers the services of tours to our hotel, you can contact them by... More
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    2 June 2017|
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    Hello Amanda, It's a pleasure to read we are going to have the opportunity of hosting you. Buffet breakfast it's from 6.30 a.m. to 10.30 a.m. We also informe you we offer room service which is available 24 hours and is only... More
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    28 April 2017|
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    Response from TabaconGuestService | Property representative |
    Hello gaylepd2017, Thank you sharing with us your question. All our hotel guests have complementary access to our hot springs as well as to our exclusive area for hotel guests over 18 years age which is called: Shangri La... More
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