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 newly 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 6:30am til 9:30pm. 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.