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Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa, La Fortuna

4.5-star4.5 stars
13 Km Oeste del Centro, de la Fortuna de San Carlos, La Fortuna, Alajuela, Costa Rica

Riverfront resort with 2 restaurants, near Arenal Volcano National Park
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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From 4,572 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Beach
Beautiful beach
Wellness
Great wellness & sports facilities
Comfort
Very comfortable
Value
Fairly good value for money

Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa, La Fortuna

from $250
  • Orchid Room King Bed
  • Rainforest King Bed
  • Honeymoon Suite King Bed
  • Tabacon Suite King Bed
  • Tabacon Suite Two Full Beds
  • Orchid Room Two Queen beds

What’s around Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa, La Fortuna

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park (33-minute walk)
  • Arenal Volcano (36-minute walk)
  • Arenal Natura Ecological Park (36-minute walk)
  • Ecoglide Arenal Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Cerro Chato Lake (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)

Getting around

  • La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 15 min drive
  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 135 min drive
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 103 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Free self parking

Offsite

  • Area shuttle *

  • Beach shuttle *

  • Shopping center shuttle *

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Swim-up bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Waterslide
  • Spa tub
  • Swim-up bar
Working away
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 7
  • Year Built - 1997
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Disabled parking
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Plasma TV
  • Cable TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

The Grand Spa has 11 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and Thai massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a mud bath, and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

Los Tucanes - Overlooking the pool and garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Ave del Paraiso - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required.

Arenal Wet Bar - This poolside bar specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered.

Cana Brava Lobby Bar - This lobby lounge overlooks the garden. Happy hour is offered.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Sustainable Tourism Education Program (STEP), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa, La Fortuna’s small print

Also known as

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Policies

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Area shuttle, beach shuttle, and shopping center shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 330 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great Hotel and Staff
Great facilities and the staff was amazing. Everyone was so hospitable. We would definitely stay at this resort as a couple or a family.
Paul, usRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great getaway
Beautiful scenery and landscape. Rooms were very clean and very nice! I loved the general area and the hot Springs were great! I Highly recommend this hotel.
Stephen, usRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Tabacon is the best place to stay in Arenal.
Amazing all the way around. Service was unparalleled. Every employee worked non stop and always provided personalized service with a smile. Douglas in Shangra La was friendly and helpful.
Erik, us3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
The most amazing place on earth!!! The hotel service, cleanness, food and the internet services were 👍👍👍👍👍! The Thermal Hot Spring is the Best!!!
MIOK K, usFamily trip
Exceptional 10.0
best hot springs in the world
Amazing hotel with hot springs
INNA, usTrip with friends

Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa, La Fortuna

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