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The Springs Resort Hot Springs is open for day visitors and is one of more luxurious hot springs in the Arenal Volcano area. The 5 star resort is perched on a mountain ridge one thousand foot above the Arenal Valleyabout 6km north of the volcano and has a spectacular view of the Arenal Volcano. The resprt offers natural hot and cold springs, four unique dining experiences and an impressive full service spa.
The Springs has 18 landscaped pools and waterfalls with temperatures ranging from 76 F to 103 F. The hot mineral springs contains high bicarbonate and chlorides with relatively low sulfur content to provide safe and clean bathing. Las Lagunas (The Lagoons) .... located on an area of two acres of lush landscaping and an assortment of multi-level sun and shade terraces surrounding twelve pools. Four of the pools are fed directly by water pumped from the hot mineral springs, and the other eight are chlorinated but heated to various temperatures, 83 F to 103 F - the hot springs through a heat exchange system.
Perdido Springs (Lost Springs) ... system of trails and seven spring-fed pools located within a forest canyon. The rainforest trail leading to these springs has over 150 different species of flowering heliconias. In the center of the pools is a small jungle bar along with a water slide. These pools range in temperature from 76 F to 98 F.
The Springs Spa and Fitness Center
Massages (including a unique treatment called the “floating water massage” which is offered in the mineral springs), facials, body wraps, manicures and pedicures are available in a luxurious and holistic setting. The treatment menu utilizes tropical botanical ingredients indigenous to Costa Rica as well as a variety of therapeutic volcanic clays. The Spa has a common lobby with spectacular views, where both male and female guests can enjoy lunch or a relaxing break together between treatments as well as separate Ladies’ and Men’s relaxation areas for added privacy between treatments. The locker rooms are equipped with steam and sauna rooms as well as private shower and changing accommodations. There are also a gym with the latest fitness equipment.
You can choose a package with entrance and transport OR one with a guided volcano hike, hot springs, transport and dinner.
The Springs Restaurants & Bars
Las Ventanas (The Windows) - Lunch 12:00 Noon to 3:00 PM, Dinner 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Fine dining where it is claimed that 'the only thing better than the view is the food'. The menu is a well-balanced combination of beef, seafood, pork, and homemade pasta as well as vegetarian options
Tres Cascadas (Three Waterfalls) - Breakfast 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM, Lunch 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Dinner 5:30 PM to 10:00 Gourmet buffet restaurant or a “tasting” experience where you can sample a complete salad bar, hot and cold soup, fresh baked breads and a selection of hot entrée items. Plus there is a dessert bar, and fresh fruit juices, tea and coffee.
Ginger Sushi and Ginger Sushi Games Lounge - Open 2:00 PM to 10.00/11.00 PM
Sushi with a view! Great sushi for a snack or main meal. The fish arrives daily to ensure freshness, and choices often include:Yellow fin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Sea Bass and Snapper along with an assortment of other seafood. This bar is not only for sushi but is a great place to watch sports on Satellite TV and perhaps play a game of pool, darts or backgammon.
Treetops Grill - Open 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Fresh food from the grill served daily from a restaurant surrounded by five waterfall pools, tree canopies and views. Informal dress code applies and bathing attire is not only permitted its suggested! If you don’t want to leave the comfort of your poolside chaise lounge, the menu will be brought to you.
Heliconia Bar - Open 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM
The bar has a causal elegance and a magnificent view of the volcano, perfect for a relaxing drink.
La Laguna Bar (The Lagoon Bar) - Open 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Swim up bar boasts 12 dry and 30 wet seats located in a pool with multiple waterfalls and heated to a more than comfortable 88?F. A 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.
The Ranchito Bar (The Little Rancho) - Open 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Its higher location allows a great view of the volcano and the other pools and waterfalls. There is also a heated Jacuzzi a few steps away: a perfect location for a cocktail!
Los Perdidos Bar (The Lost Ones)- Open 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Rustic, palm-thatch jungle bar that seats about eight people surrounded by hot spring waterfalls on three sides and gardens on the other.. This is a great place to watch the adventurous take a ride down the Monkey Slide.
What to Bring?
if doing volcano hike also hiking boots and flashlight (if you have one)