Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa
Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa is the next hotel in my Luxury Green Hotel Edit and has been collecting numerous green certificates, awards and accolades. Nestled in the heart of Costa Rican rainforest, Tabacon is located at the base of the Arenal volcano and has nature and wellness at its heart. The natural thermal mineral spring river that flows through the resort from the volcanic earth has formed Costa Rica´s largest network of naturally flowing hot springs. In fact Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spas has over 20 natural and mineral rich hot spring pools.
Closest to the volcano where water temperatures are hottest, you’ll find Shangri-La Gardens an adults-only hideaway exclusively to hotel guests 18+. Guest can enjoy a detoxifying volcanic body wrap treatment or coconut and coffee exfoliation in the award-winning eco spa. Grand Spa covers 35,000 square metres and treatments are enjoyed in open-air rainforest bungalows to the sounds of gently rushing streams and local wildlife.
Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa was awarded a Sustainable Tourism Certificate (CST) is committed to protecting the environment and sustainable tourism. They help their guests to truly enjoy a natural paradise without endangering the environment and have some impressive sustainability programs in place. All wastewater from the hotel is treated in a plant owned by the hotel and all of the hot water used at the hotel comes from the thermal hot springs. Tabacon promotes the use of organic and biodegradable products and encourage guests to visit National Parks and interesting sites in the community and the region.
You can find out more about Tabacon at www.tabacon.com.