The SpaceOur home feels incredibly peaceful, spacious and relaxing with dramatically framed lake and mountain views.
This home is cared for by a locally-based property management staff, to help you when needed and to ensure that your stay with us goes smoothly.
Rooms: Main house- 1 Master bed +full Bath and 2 twin beds with full bath and an extra bath for guest. 1 casita with master bed and full bath.
The interiors include natural wood, marble, granite, and handcrafted tiles. The kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel high end appliances, elegant wood cabinets, and granite counter tops.
The management office can help you with travel arrangements if told in advance. Guest Accessyou will have access to the main house and the Casita for your stay. you can access the public areas of the community. club house is not available for guests. community pool is available. Interaction with Guestsproperty manager Pablo will help you once you are in Costa Rica The NeighborhoodTilarán
The closest town from Casa Lago Arenal is Tilarán. It is about 5 KM from the House. It is a small, quiet, rural town with a supermarket, several bars and restaurants, internet cafe and a pleasant town square around which pretty much everything is located. Its an important tourist site in that there pass the roads to some of the country’s main tourist destinations: Monteverde, Arenal Volcano and the Pacific beaches. Roads in this town is possible the widest in Costa rica.The weather is also very nice, an average of 75 F.
Nuevo Arenal is the other town which is about 30 KM from the house. The Arenal Botanical Gardens are located 4km east of Nuevo Arenal and contains 2,200 rare tropical species of plants including anthuriums, bromeliads, ferns, gingers, heliconias, roses, orchids, and gorguras. The gardens also have an Asian garden with waterfalls and live snakes in cages. Butterflies and birdlife are all over, and it is a magnificent place to visit for a few hours
San Luis Yacht Club: Right opposite the Resort is the Yacht Club Which Offers Wind Sailing, Jet Ski & Kayaking. There is also restaurant in the yacht club.
Lake Arenal is a fantastic place to go for world class Windsurfing, boating, and fishing for South American Bass and Rainbow Bass. The majestic Lake Arenal is Costa Rica’s largest lake. Surrounded by rolling hills of pastured and forested land, the imposing cone of Volcano Arenal dominates its eastern vista. Following the 1968 eruption, Lake Arenal was enlarged to 3 times its original size, an area of 85.5 km (33 sq. miles). Now it’s basin forms a hydroelectric project that produces 9% of Costa Rica's electricity. The lake offers many year-round activities: windsurfing, fishing, boat tours, and kayaking. For those traveling to the Monteverde Cloud Forest, taxi boats provide a quick and scenic shortcut across the lake. The surrounding area offers land tours by horseback, mountain biking, and hiking.
Windsurf one of the top windsurf destinations in the world. Lake Arenal provides a scenic backdrop and little or no boat traffic, making it a must-do among avid windsurfers. Rent equipment or take a class with Tico Wind ((PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)) or Tilawa Windsurf Cent(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN).)
White Water rafting: Not far from the town of Canas you can do whitewater rafting in Rio-Corobici
Viento fresco Waterfalls
This private farm started operations to offer visitors the chance to see four of the country’s most beautiful waterfalls.You will find the place 11 KM from Tilaran following the road to
Monteverde. There is an information center that will guide you through the tour.You can walk , horsebackride or drive.There are 3 waterfall here : Rio Serena, Escondida, Arco Iris (the biggest waterfalls(75 meters).
Monteverde Cloud Forest & Santa Elena
Selvatura Park, in Santa Elena, provides a total cloud forest experience. The park offers the longest canopy tour in Costa Rica, and an amazing ride involving 19 cables and 20 elevated platforms. Selvatura also features Treetop Walkways – a series of suspension bridges as high as 150 ft. above the ground, winding 1½ miles through the canopy. A butterfly exhibition and a hummingbird garden also await visitors. Other activities in Monteverde include coffee Tour,orchid Garden, cheese Factory and Frog Pond.
Arenal Volcano & La Fortuna area is only about 1 and ½ hrs from Casa Lago Arenal. The main attraction here is the active Arenal Volcano; one of the top ten active volcanoes in the world. During the day visitors can take a hike through the Arenal Volcano National Park where you will walk through majestic forests. At night watch the incredible lava display from the volcano. There are a wide variety of adventure activities to choose from in the Arenal area: rafting, hiking trails, horseback riding, mountain biking, waterfall rappelling, hot springs, hanging bridges, canopy tours, zip lines, wildlife viewing, and even cave tours.
La Fortuna: is just 4 miles (6.4 km) away from the Arenal Volcano and provides a great base for exploring Arenal and the surrounding area. This natural wonderland has spectacular Waterfalls and ancient caves to explore walking or on Horseback. A trip to the Venado Caves (Cavernas de Venado) will give you the impression that you have arrived at a different planet.
Arenal Hanging Bridges are a great way to experience the Arenal Volcano up close. This incredible project is located near the volcano in the midst of a protected rainforest preserve. The spectacular 3 km walk crosses over 15 bridges including 6 hanging bridges. From the phenomenal structures, you will be able to experience nature from every direction.
And to complete your unforgettable vacation treat yourself to the Hot Springs at the nearby Tabacon Hot Springs and Spa or at The springs resort & Spa and other public hot springs in the Arenal volcano area. Getting AroundThere is public transportation availble which can take you to Tilaran. contact the manager for best mode of transport for individual needs if you do not have a rental car.