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Rincon de La Vieja 50101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

The hot springs are a great way to wrap up a day in the Guachipelin / Rincon de la Vieja área. If you end up here as part of a tour package, you might get rushed out to catch your bus. If you stay at...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 25 July 2019

Our experience was definitely colored by the rainy weather during July when we went. The river floods and it's a bit of a trek from the locker area through the woods and down to the pools. The water wasn't actually that warm in most of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank eternityfire017
Reviewed 21 June 2019 via mobile

This was a unique Adventure Hiking into the area where the thermal Springs bubbled up. There are also mud baths that you can paint your body with the mud face and limbs. For an improved complexion. A river runs through it so you can go...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank janicepk
Reviewed 16 June 2019

9 thermal pools of varying temperatures. Some lukewarm, others really hot. After soaking in the hot pools they give you volcanic mud to paint your body with. When it dries you can clean off in an outdoor shower or soak in the shallow river which...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CarrieA3681
Reviewed 13 May 2019

After a day of adventure at the Hacienda Guachepelin tours, a trip to the hot springs was arranged for those on the tour. After a brief walk and a walk across a rope bridge, the hot springs and mud bath were a welcome sight! First,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Lorrie D
Reviewed 9 May 2019 via mobile

Wonderful spot to spend the morning, decompressing & relaxing after ziplining & visiting Parque Rincon de la Vieja & volcano.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank MaineTrekker
Reviewed 19 April 2019 via mobile

This place was absolutely amazing! The minerals in the water instantly make your skin feel smoother and on top of that, the volcanic mud felt make it feel even better. I highly recommend stopping here for relaxing natural hot springs. We came early in the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Geechung19
Reviewed 4 April 2019 via mobile

Gray place to go at the end of a long day. Just a bus ride from hacienda g. Cold,medium,warm and very hot pools.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Denise I
Reviewed 21 March 2019 via mobile

Definitely a must when visiting the Rincon region. There are different pools with different temperatures where to relax and can also take a nice mud bath and wash yourself directly in the river

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 01649409
Reviewed 20 February 2019

We went here this morning and we almost had the whole place to ourselves. Apparently it gets really busy in the afternoon when people have finished their hikes, but at 11 am it was wonderfully quiet. It was easy to find, just past the gate...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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13 September 2018|
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Response from hermosabeach1 | Reviewed this property |
Just like others have said you can drive there. If you are staying at Hacienda guachiplean you just have to pay for lockers. It is a cool spot to chill...go before noon because everyone comes here after their tours are... More
29 May 2018|
Response from scoutzzz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, about an hour and change to get there. I would also suggest visiting Rincon de la Vieja national park, which is close to the hot springs.
29 May 2018|
Response from Discover365879 | Reviewed this property |
Only if you wake up early. Unlike in the USA, in CR you drive a lot slower and the roads tend to not be great.