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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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          • Very good22%
          • Average7%
          • Poor2%
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          Reviewed 16 August 2014

          Wonderful stay! The accommodations were top-of-the-line, as was the staff. The jacuzzi inside our room was HUGE, and they offered a mini laptop. The thermal baths were enchanting and relaxing. You won't regret your stay here.More

          Thank cognoscenti13
          Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 26 August 2014

          Dear cognoscenti13 Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are glad to know you enjoyed your room, the in-room Jacuzzi as well as the amenities. Our main philosophy is to offer a memorable experience to all our guests and we are...More

          Reviewed 15 August 2014

          It was a bit of a trek for us to arrive to the Arenal area, but once we did we were super impressed with Tabacon. At check-in, we were greated with specialty cocktails. A bell boy escorted us to our suite via golf cart because...More

          Thank SMG0083
          Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 26 August 2014

          Hello SMG0083 We appreciate your comments. Tabacon is located on 872 acres of lush rainforest and our hot spring river emerges from the majestic Arenal Volcano forming cascades and natural pools that goes through the property by gravity forming in-river pools, ponds and cascades all...More

          Reviewed 15 August 2014

          My daughter and I stayed here for 2 nights....for the area, it's one of the top resorts to stay in. The spa was by far the best experience we've ever had and enjoyed it greatly. The rooms were not "5 Stars" though- more like 'rustic'...More

          1  Thank Ocean954
          Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 26 August 2014

          Dear crm519 Thank you for choosing Tabacon as your thermal resort during your mother-daughter vacation. I am delighted to know that our service and our relaxing hot springs contributed to exceed your expectations during your vacation. We appreciate your opinion about the food options, I...More

          Reviewed 14 August 2014

          I can not say enough wonderful things about our stay at Tabacon. This was our second visit to the hotel. Our first being our honeymoon. Although we intended to visit for our Anniversary in December, when we were unable to get reservations for Tabacon, we...More

          Thank Cindy A
          Response from TabaconGuestService, Manager at Tabacon Thermal Resort & SpaResponded 26 August 2014

          Dear Cindy A We very much appreciate your review. Thank you for your preference and for sharing with us this special occasion; our main philosophy is to offer a memorable experience to all our guest and we are glad we met your expectations. The hot...More

          Reviewed 13 August 2014

          Read the review by Deglenye: i expected more from a 5 star resort with 5 star prices. I was not impressed by their service nor food or employees or cleaning, again with 5 stars in mind. We had a good time in the spa, which...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 )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • 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
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          • Pool
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          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hot Tub
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          • US$ 298 - US$ 479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #2 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
          • #2 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
          • #4 Luxury Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
          • #4 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
          • #6 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
          • #13 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Arenal Volcano National Park >
          • La Fortuna de San Carlos
          • Also Known As
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          Amanda K
          We have an early tour booked on one of the days we're staying there. Will the buffet breakfast be open early? Exactly what time is breakfast ready?
          2 June 2017|
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          Response from TabaconGuestService | Property representative |
          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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          gaylepd2017
          Is the hot springs included in the hotel price?
          27 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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          smdlp
          Hi! We have children ages 5 and 2. Is there an extra charge for them in the room? Thanks!
          26 April 2017|
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          Response from TabaconGuestService | Property representative |
          Hello smdlp, Thank you for sharing your question with us. We appreciate your interest in Tabacon. Children under 11 years old accompanied by adults have complimentary access to our hotel. We recommend you to make your... More
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