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The family owned and operated natural hot springs, which allow only a limited number of guests each day, provide a private, relaxing oasis during your vacation.There are five pools, one with a cascading waterfall, which reach up to 108 degrees...more
4.5 km al Oeste del Parque central de La Fortuna | Diagonal a Volcan Look Disco Club, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 8686
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The way they've created different pools of varying temperatures is both visually stunning and extremely practical. Even when it's busy, there are plenty of quiet spots to relax in the warm water surrounded by genuine rainforest. The food here is good too.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ecotermales Fortuna was a good spa-like experience. I went as a solo traveler and met several friendly patrons. The springs go from cool to extremely steamy and hot. There is enough room for all there as they don't overcrowd the experience. I purchased an evening...More

2  Thank skyylove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hot spring pools, very clean and nice changing rooms and showers, delicious food in the restaurant. We will come back for sure!

Thank Inken G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was magical the Hot Springs were wonderful and our skin felt amazing. Definitely do not miss this stop. We enjoyed a lovely dinner following our long soaks.

Thank lrosekrans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens and a series of hot springs make this a place to relax ,chill out and soak in the beauty of nature. We chose to go in the evening with the pools lit softly adding to the ambiance. The buffet dinner feature a choice...More

1  Thank LoveTravel156920
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is nothing short of magical! The facilities are immaculate and the staff amazing! If you can go at night, the steam coming off the hot springs gives the place an otherworldly ambiance. Drinks are delicious and dinner was satisfying! Put this on the...More

1  Thank Jessie J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 4 hours here in the 5pm to 10 pm slot. They limit the number of people allowed so that it doesn’t get too crowded. The staff were friendly and the cost was around 40 US dollars for the admission. I ate dinner here...More

Thank jmccoy2008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed 4 hours of pure nature. Perfect setting surrounded by forest with different pools of different temperature. As we are travelling off season we were almost alone the whole time.

Thank SlavicaS146
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is my favorite place, they have a wonderful service and the waters an ideal temperature, I recommend visiting it

Thank Jorge R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can go during the day or during the night, they have two schedules. We choose the night time and it was amazing. The have different pool with different temperatures. The facilities were immaculate. The price is a little higher but is totally worth it...More

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Kelly D
10 October 2018|
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Response from louise s | Reviewed this property |
Shouldn’t be a problem. The main roads around there seemed easy to follow and not bumpy/pot holed. The road to Arenal volcano was very rocky so I would avoid that one in the dark. We also did the springs in the evening and... More
12 April 2018|
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Response from bizgrrl | Reviewed this property |
Should be fine. 'Cause of the ambience though, best if they're not the running around loud type.
Sophie H
20 January 2018|
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Response from JenDenMythra | Reviewed this property |
Hello Sophie, The lockers are not very large actually. They are free however so it could be worked out to have you split out your things in two or more. Enjoy the springs in La Fortuna ! I love it there and want to... More
31 December 2017|
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Response from Tonia T | Reviewed this property |
We were able to book our visit through our hotel. However, you can also find tours on sites like Viator, etc.