There is more than enough to do at Baldi Hot Springs Hotel and Spa in San Carlos. Nestled in the foothills of Arenal Volcano, this hotel in San Carlos, Costa Rica has much to offer patrons. You can hang from the tree tops one day, and then take to the mineral baths for some relaxation the next.
The hotel is located 2.5 kilometers from Arenal volcano in San Carlos, Costa Rica, and boasts a plethora of activities for adults and children alike. With 25 different thermal pools (15 outdoor pools and 10 indoor pools), you can experience the rejuvenating effects of hot mineral baths in a variety of settings. A play area for children will keep the little ones busy, and there are 4 restaurants on site and 4 bars catering to different appetites and diets for the big kids. Two of the bars are swim-up pool side bars where you can have a drink while taking a dip.
The local area of San Carlos surrounding this magnificent property has plenty of outdoor activities, also. Some of the nearby attractions include Baldi Hot Springs and Ectomerales Fortuna, which offer mineral baths to visitors, as well. You can enjoy canopy tours near the base of the volcano at Ecoglide Arenal Park, and Arenal Natura Ecological Park has a variety of local wildlife, nature paths and tours.
The Baldi Hot Springs Hotel and Spa is about a two and a half hour drive from the San Jose International Airport. Lake Arenal, which is a hot spot for windsurfers from November to April, is fifteen minutes away by car or van. Other activities at Laguna de Arenal, as it is known in Spanish, include fishing for rainbow bass and wakeboarding. The Arenal Volcano is an active volcano in the province of Alajuela in the northwest of Costa Rica, and the Baldi Hot Springs Hotel is found two and a half miles from the volcano. It is situated near the base of the volcano where you can see lava bubbling at the caldera in the night.
The canton of San Carlos is the largest Canton in Costa Rica, and the area serves a variety of interests including agriculture and tourism. Baldi Hot Springs Resort Hotel is in La Fortuna district of the San Carlos Canton, of which there are 13 districts including La Fortuna. The full name of the district La Fortuna de San Carlos would translate as The Fortune of Saint Carlos. The Canton stretches from the northwest of Costa Rica all the way to the Caribbean coast.
There are 24 air-conditioned guest rooms at Baldi Hot Springs with amenities which include: toiletries, refrigerators, coffee makers, irons and ironing boards, flat screen televisions, mini bars, WIFI and more. The rooms are rated as superior (with one king sized bed) and deluxe (with two queen sized beds).
When you are ready to make your way to La Fortuna and the Baldi Hot Springs Hotel and Spa, check out the Costa Rica & Nicaragua combo tour (7 nights/8 days) or the Costa Rica Coast to Coast tour (10 nights/11 days).
Hotel: Baldi Hot Springs Hotel & Spa
Location: La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
Rooms & Suites: 24 Units
Amenities & Services: toiletries, refrigerators, coffee makers, irons and ironing boards, flat screen televisions, mini bars, WIFI, mineral baths, 4 restaurants, 4 bars
Driving time from San Jose: 4 hrs 10 min
Driving time from Liberia: 2 hrs 30 min
Ways to get there: Bus, Rental car, horse and art
Contact Information: Website, Hotel Address, +506 2479 2190