A world class luxury establishment, The Springs Resort & Spa promises to overwhelm you in every aspect of quality, service and design. Evoking the sublime with an extraordinary view of the Arenal Volcano, allow yourself to be completely submerged in the natural beauty of Costa Rica. Approximately 2.5 hours from the Juan Santamaría Airport, the resort rests one thousand feet above the valley on a mountain ridge just north of the active volcano, safely outside the government declared danger zone. Each guest room and villa includes a private terrace with balcony, accompanied by a gorgeous picturesque view of the fiery mountain. Multiple dining facilities are located at various points throughout the resort, each with a unique setting and atmosphere; pleasing you with a variety of culinary talents and allowing you to truly take in the wonder of your surroundings. In varying temperatures, the natural pools and hot springs present you with environments of cascading waterfalls to forest tranquility; offering different experiences for different moods. Furthermore, the fourteen thousand square foot full service Spa reflects the commitment of The Springs to provide you with complete treatments for your mind, body, and soul, ensuring itself as the leading spa retreat in Costa Rica. Chosen by ABC’s The Bachelor, the Springs Resort & Spa is your ultimate Costa Rican paradise.
Guest Rooms are located on the first level and feature one King bed with an additional rollway possible for children. There is an additional per person daily charge for more than two guests. This room features private terrace with balcony and picturesque volcano view, hammocks, rocking chairs, central air conditioning, luxurious marbled bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs and multiple head showers, satellite television with 37” flat screen TV, surround sound stereo with CD/DVD player and IPOD/MP3/USB connectivity, telephone, wireless internet access, safe-box, mini-bar refrigerator and coffee maker. Lodging includes unlimited access to all Hot Springs and Pools.
The Alta Vista Guest Room is similar in design and layout to the Vista Guest Room but has 18’ vaulted ceilings and because of its location on the second floor has a sweeping view of not only the volcano but the valley below. Accommodates two guests in a King Size bed with a possible rollaway for children. There is an additional per person daily charge for more than two guests. Lodging includes unlimited access to all Hot Springs and Pools.
The Family Guest Suite has the same layout and design as the Vista Guest Room on the first level but has a mezzanine bedroom above with its own private bath. The Master Bathroom has a Jacuzzi Tub. There is a King Size Bed on the lower master level and one King Size Bed on the Mezzanine Level. Accommodates four guests with a possible rollaway for additional children. There is an additional per person daily charge for more than four guests. Lodging includes unlimited access to all Hot Springs and Pools.
In addition to the fantastic view and all the amenities of our Vista units, these ultra special rooms offer guests the ability to enjoy a hot mineral spring experience in the privacy of their own lushly landscaped garden terrace. With the touch of a switch, hot spring water flows with pressure into the jets of the Jacuzzi allowing for a soothing massage of your lower back and legs. The overflowing water then cascades over the infinity border edge and out of the Jacuzzi.
This three bedroom, three bath guest room occupies the highest elevation of any of our guest rooms and enjoys an even more spectacular view of the volcano and countryside from the Master and second bedroom. The master bedroom has the same layout as the vista but the bathroom is larger with a special arched ceiling and lighting feature behind the Jacuzzi tub.
Accommodates four guests with a possible rollaway for children. The Villa Calatea is a one of a kind Villa with two bedrooms, two and one half bathrooms. Both the Master and Guest Bath have Jacuzzi Tubs. In addition, the Guest Room has an outdoor shower on its private terrace. The Master and Guest Suite share a living room and kitchen with a large refrigerator, microwave and toaster oven. The Villa has separate entrances, heated plunge pool with Jacuzzi jets and cascades, sun deck, hammocks, an outdoor dining area and, of course, an incredible view of the Arenal Volcano. The Guest Room has a Private Terrace that is perfect for morning room service as well as afternoon cocktails. There is an additional per person daily charge for more than four guests.
The Villa Guayaba boasts two bedrooms, two bathrooms with a Jacuzzi Tub in the Master bath, full kitchen, heated plunge pool with Jacuzzi jets and cascades, sun deck, hammocks and outdoor dining area. The Villa Guayaba location allows for the most incredible views of the Arenal Volcano. There is an additional per person daily charge for more than four guests.
The Vista Plus has a small extra bedroom with two single beds and a handicap bathroom which you enter by passing through the master bedroom. This room features private terrace with balcony and picturesque volcano view, hammocks, rocking chairs, central air conditioning, luxurious marbled bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs and multiple head showers, satellite television with 37” flat screen TV, surround sound stereo with CD/DVD player and IPOD/MP3/USB connectivity, telephone, wireless internet access, safebox, mini-bar refrigerator and coffee maker. Lodging includes unlimited access to all Hot Springs and Pools.
The two bedroom two bath Oropendola Suite is the largest accommodation on the property with the exception of our Villas and the second floor of the unit occupies the highest elevation of any of our guest rooms. The layout is “townhouse” style comprising two levels with an interior staircase and privacy door.
This accommodation is located on the top floor and offers maximum flexibility. Although it has a completely separate entrance for the second bedroom it also has sliding connecting doors to the master bedroom that can be opened to create a spacious effect. The master bedroom is a great room with 16 foot vaulted ceilings and a unique bathroom with Jacuzzi.
This two bedroom two bath guest room occupies an even higher elevation than our Alta Vista units and enjoys an even more spectacular view of the volcano and countryside. The master bedroom has the same layout as the vista but the bathroom is larger with a special arched ceiling and lighting feature behind the Jacuzzi tub.
The Palm Bungalow features 950 sq. ft (90 m2) of indoor and outdoor living space along with an oversized outdoor Jacuzzi nestled amidst its own private garden. Along with a fantastic view of the Arenal Volcano the bedroom area (705 sq. ft or 67 m2) features a spacious vaulted ceiling and a grand marble master bath with a Jacuzzi tub, an oversized indoor shower and a landscaped outdoor garden shower. It also boasts a fully stocked wet mini-bar with refrigerator and coffee maker as well as a 47” LCD TV and a surround sound system with IPhone, IPod and MP3 docking capability. The outdoor living space includes a loggia with two hammocks and a sundeck with a dining table and lounge chairs.
The Springs Presidential Villa is divided into 2 parts, the Presidential Suite and the Palm Bungalow with a wall, separate entrances and driveways. The Presidential Suite boasts an indoor and outdoor living area surrounded by lush gardens, an incredible lagoon pool with Jacuzzi and waterfall, two sun terraces, three covered loggias and a spectacular view of the Arenal Volcano rising from the lush rainforest. The living area has a full kitchen, a full bathroom off the exterior walkway, dining table that seats eight, and a sofa and chair set. One of the most popular amenities included with the Presidential Villa is the use of a four-person golf cart. One King Bed in Master Bedroom- Two Single Beds in the Living Room- Two additional Rollaway Beds possible in the Living Room plus the sofa (Two additional Rollaway Beds are possible in the Master Bedroom as well). Recommended occupancy is 6 people or less. Maximum occupancy is 9 people.
This oversized suite offers three bedrooms, a shared spacious living area and an enormous balcony showcasing some of the best panoramic views of the Arenal Volcano and San Carlos River Valley. On the balcony, you will also find a state-of-the-art, huge, 6-Person, multi-jet Jacuzzi, a dining table for 6, lounge chairs and rocking chairs. The master bedroom features a king bed with a picturesque view of the volcano. The second and third bedrooms have full baths but DO NOT have a view.
At night the distant mountains twinkle with the lights of cities thirty miles away. Be sure to dine here at least once during the day and once during the evening to capture the complete experience. The master chef has created a menu blending the latest fusion concepts and the finest ingredients found on Costa Rica’s farms and in its two oceans.
This gourmet buffet restaurant would be appropriately described as a “Tasting” experience. Here you will sample to your heart’s content a complete salad bar with in-house signature dressings, hot and cold soups of the day, assorted fresh baked breads, and a selection of hot entrée items of which a few will be specially prepared for you right at the buffet.
Whether you just want an afternoon or late night sushi snack or an entire meal, Ginger Sushi is your ideal option. You can dine under the stars or under roof in the festive open air Casino and Games Level.
The Treetops staff are not sure whether to describe the experience as poolside, cliff-side or tree canopy dining. It all depends on which way you turn because you are surrounded by five waterfall pools, while overlooking the tree canopy, down a slope which falls one thousand feet below, while the prevailing breezes rustle the palm fronds shading you from above.
Located on the fourth floor of the reception between Las Ventanas and Tres Cascadas, this bar is perfect for a relaxing drink before or after dinner or for an afternoon cocktail. The seating presents a magnificent view of the volcano. The music is a mellow Latin jazz and the feeling is casual elegance. The bar is decorated daily with cut Heliconia flowers from the on site collection of 150 species. The flowers are so magnificent you have to touch them to make sure they are real.
Located in the center of the largest pool named La Laguna (The Lagoon), this swim up bar boasts 12 dry and 30 wet seats. This unique pool has multiple waterfalls and contains chlorinated water that is heated to a more than comfortable 88˚F by a heat exchange system using the hot water pumped from the natural nearby hot springs. Another unique feature of this bar is the warm curtain of micro-bubbles emanating from its base that creates the sensation of sitting atop a flowing spring.
Located next to Canyon Falls, this bar boasts the most beautiful setting in the reception pool area. Its higher location on the upper level of the Cascada Grande Pool allows you to see out towards the volcano, down over Playa Piedra Pool and Lower Laguna Pools, back towards the largest waterfall of Cascada Grande and out over the La Laguna pool and down to the valley below. There is also a heated Jacuzzi a few steps away.
Located at the nexus of the trails within Perdido Springs (Lost Springs), this is a rustic palm thatch jungle bar that seats about eight people surrounded by hot spring waterfalls on three sides and gardens on the other. There will be waiter service to all seven of the Perdido Springs Pools from this bar. This is a great place to watch the adventurous take a ride down the water flume the Monkey Slide.
Massages, facials, body wraps, manicures and pedicures are offered in a luxurious and holistic setting administered by trained professionals with the latest technology. .
Each of the eighteen freeform, landscaped pools provides guests with great views of the volcano and a multitude of options. The Arenal hot springs, with temperatures ranging from 83 ˚F to 103˚F, provide soothing relaxation within a plethora of different environments that vary from raging waterfalls to tranquil forest settings, an experience that guests can find the completely rejuvenating. The high level of natural salt chlorines in the spring water makes them the cleanest Costa Rica hot springs in Arenal, La Fortuna.