The Book Store at Casa del Agua The only English-language book store in the Lago Arenal area. Has a good selection of new and used books. Buy or trade. Also sports a remodeled porch with a great view of the lake. Located between Tilaran and Nuevo Arenal on Ruta 142 near Rio Piedras. 2692-2101
- Aroma Tico Open every day of the week from 06:30-17:30. Good food, free wi-fi!
- Casa del Agua: Nice view of the lake, good coffee, good food. Also have art and a great book selection to trade, buy or sell. Is located between Tilaran and Rio Piedras.
- Volcano Brewing Company (8 km N of Tilaran on Route 142.), ☎ , e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Go to La Fortuna. Bus leaves at 12:15pm at the local bus station.