Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly La Fortuna resort in Arenal Hot Springs with 2 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Smoke-free property

Location

This family-friendly La Fortuna resort is located on the riverwalk, within 3 mi (5 km) of Arenal Natura Ecological Park and Ecoglide Arenal Park. Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park is 7.8 mi (12.5 km) away.

Resort Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free resort has a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a swim-up bar are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 103 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service, and plasma TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include DVD players, minibars, and coffee makers.

Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa features hot springs and a waterslide. Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a swim-up bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This luxury resort also offers an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Waterslide 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Year Built 1997 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 103 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 7 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • DVD player 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Plasma TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

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.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Hot springs and complimentary bicycles are featured at the resort. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a waterslide and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Hot springs on site 
  • Ziplining nearby 

Spa Services

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.

  • Number of treatment rooms 11 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12 
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 4 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Up to 2 children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & 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.

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