Tilarán has numerous inexpensive places to eat, including the restaurant at Hotel La Carreta ((tel) 2695-6593) and Cabinas Mary ((tel) 2695-5479). Another couple of good options are the brewpub and La Huerta restaurant at the Lake Arenal Hotel.

In Nuevo Arenal, Tom’s Pan German Bakery ((tel) 6694-4547) is a popular spot for breakfast, snacks, and lunch.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.