Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa

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Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa is a natural paradise located in the northern region of Costa Rica, in the heart of the rainforest at the base of Arenal Volcano. The property spans over 872 acres and encompasses the renowned Tabacón thermal river with Costa Rica's largest network of volcano-heated naturally flowing hot springs. Guests enjoy the natural hydrotherapy by exploring the numerous river pools, with varying temperatures and river flows. Guests over 18 have access to the Shangri-La Gardens, an adults-only hideaway. Tabacón’s 105 climate-controlled rooms and suites feature Costa Rican woods and beautiful furnishings handcrafted by Costa Rican artisans. Rooms overlook gardens, the forest or the volcano.


13Km Oeste Del Centro De La,Fortuna De San Carlos
Alajuela, CR, CRI 21007

Beautifully located in La Fortuna de San Carlos in the middle of the rainforest at Arenal Volcano National Park.

Hotel Amenities

  • Banquet Facilities
  • Beach Towels Available
  • Bellman Service
  • Breakfast Included
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Required
  • Child Care or Referral
  • Children's Pool
  • Concierge
  • Currency Exchange Available
  • Dry Cleaning Available
  • Eco-Friendly/Green Hotel
  • Free In-Room Wi-Fi
  • Front Desk
  • Gift Shop
  • Gym/Fitness Center
  • Honeymoon Amenity
  • Housekeeping
  • Ice Machine
  • In Room Dining
  • Kids 11 & Under Free in Room
  • Laundry Service
  • Manager's Party
  • Medical Services
  • Non-Smoking Property
  • Parking
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Service
  • Spa Services
  • Turndown Service
  • Wake-up Service
  • Wedding Services

Hotel Activities

  • Activity Desk
  • Adult's Pool
  • Bike Rentals Available
  • Cooking Lessons
  • Ecological Tours
  • Hiking
  • Jacuzzi
  • Swim-up Bar
  • Swimming Pool

Room Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom Amenities
  • Bathtub
  • Bottled Water in Room
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Coffee Maker
  • Connecting Rooms On Request
  • Connecting Rooms On Request
  • Cribs Available
  • DVD Player
  • Desk
  • Digital Key
  • Electrical Adapters Available
  • Free In-Room Wi-Fi
  • HDTV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room Movies
  • In Room Safe
  • Internet Access In Room
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Mini-Bar
  • Mosquito Net
  • Newspaper
  • Rollaway Bed
  • Shower
  • Slippers
  • Smart TV
  • Sofabed
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Turndown Service
  • Voice Mail
  • Wet Bar
  • Whirlpool Tub In Room

Hotel Dining

Ave Restaurant - A la carte international and Costa Rican dishes; Tucanes Restaurant - A la carte gourmet; Caña Brava Lobby Bar - Snacks and light meals; Agua Ardiente Pool Bar - Tropical cocktails, snacks and light meals; Shangri-La Bar - Snacks and light meals; Bosque Bar - Premium cocktails.

Nearby Attractions

Arenal Volcano National Park, Arenal Lake, La Fortuna Waterfall, Hanging Bridges, Whitewater Rafting, Ziplining, Canyoning

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