27 Apr - 30 Apr - 1 Room, 2 Adults
Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa
13 km oeste del centro, de la Fortuna de San Carlos, La Fortuna, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Near Arenal Natura Ecological Park
Thermal Mineral Springs / Baths
Eco & Sustainable
Therapeutic Treatments, Massage & Spa
Healthy Food Menu
Adventure & Adrenalin
Discover Costa Rica´s largest network of naturally flowing thermal mineral springs in Arenal’s largest and most beautiful private, rainforest reserve, set on more than 900 acres of lush tropical reserve. Tabacon offers 103 luxurious guest rooms and suites; two restaurants; four bars and a world-class spa.
There are five main springs source highly mineralized water that is heated underground by the Arenal Volcano’s magma. Thousands of gallons of this perfect water naturally emanate every minute. The thermal water flows throughout the resort, forming the Tabacon River. You will find dozens of cascading waterfalls and warm pools along the riverbed, of varying temperatures, water flows and degree of privacy. The Spa at Tabacon is not your typical hotel spa. Memorable spa treatments are rendered in outdoors bungalows tucked away among the trees, gardens and natural hot springs. The setting offers complete privacy, which key in order to achieve the desired state of peace and balance. The rainforest setting helps our spa guests recall the splendour and serenity of the natural surroundings. Each treatment is preceded by Tabacon’s signature spa ritual, which starts in our beautifully designed, award-winning open-air resting area. Your pre-treatment preparation includes a dip in the hot spring fed Hot Tub… Remember: none of the water at Tabacon is artificially heated, chemically treated, or recirculated. Tabacon spa menu includes signature treatments, body massages, facials, beauty touches and hot springs enhancements. Wet and dry treatments take advantage of the distinctive location of Arenal Volcano and the tropical surroundings. Each detail of your wellness adventure has been created so as to evoke serenity and tranquility. Treat your lungs and soul to a yoga session in our open air studio; jumpstart your day in our fitness center; delight your senses with fresh and tasty local food; visit the Arenal Volcano National Park; explore Costa Rica’s top region for adventure and nature, embarking in one of many adventure tours.
Tabacon offers a memorable dining experience surrounded by the untouched tropical rainforest of the Arenal Volcano Region. There are two open air, full-service, restaurants and four bars. The region’s top chefs masterfully blend flavours and create new gastronomic experiences that evoke the most beloved, local culinary concepts and utilize regional ingredients. The restaurants at Tabacon, Ave del Paraíso and Los Tucanes, specialize in Costa Rican cuisine and creative international fare. If travelling with kids, ask for our special menu for younger guests, if you have a specific dietary needs, our chefs will be happy to modify the dishes, especially for you. We have ample experience with gluten free, dairy (or lactose) free, Kosher, vegetarian and vegan diet requirements. Our menus offer a special section with extra-healthy and delicious options for those on a wellness vacation.
Tabacon is committed to sustainability through our environmental practices and by promoting awareness and education within our community and our hotel. We recognize the impact of our operations on the environment and we continually review and evolve our policies, believing in active and meaningful participation in green strategies. We also recognize that we are active members of our community and seek ways to improve the lives of our neighbours and all inhabitants of La Fortuna de San Carlos. We are proud to be credited with the highest category of 5 leaves in the Certification for Sustainable Tourism (CST), granted by Costa Rican Board of Tourism.
The Grand Spa has 11 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. 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.
Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.