Tilajari Resort Hotel Ph (506) 2469-9091, fax (506) 2469-9095. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.tilajari.http://www.tilajari.comcom. Single/ double 92/ 104 US$, junior suites 104/ 114 US$; extra bed 12 US$. All include buffet breakfast. There are 74 rooms and large suites with air conditioning, private bathrooms with hot water, fan, telephone, patio or private balcony, and two double beds; the suites have a living room, television, fridge and terrace. Children younger than 12 do not pay, one child per adult, except for breakfast which is 6 US$. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner for 18 US$. There are two swimming pools, sauna, health spa, Jacuzzi, two courts, six tennis courts with lighting (two are also covered), games room with a billiard table and a gift store.
Hotel La Garza Ph (506) 2475-5222, fax (506) 2475-5015. E-mail: email@example.com www.hotellagarza.com. Doubles with bathroom 75 US$. Located close to Platanar, 6 Km from Muelle de San Carlos. This attractive place is a dairy farm and a citrus fruit plantation of 600 hectares, with views of the Río Platanar and the far away Arenal Volcano. Parking is along the river bank and guests enter the hotel via a hanging bridge. There are 12 wooden cabins, with large doors, fans, air conditioning, telephone and private bathroom, there are also tennis courts, basketball courts and volley ball courts, there is also a swimming pool and Jacuzzi. Meals are served in the nearby country house, breakfast 7 US$, lunch and dinner 13 US$. Offering horseback excursions for 25/ 40 US$ from 2 to 4 hours.