Resort amneties

Hotel Tilawa Lake Arenal is the Costa Rican version of the ancient Palace of Knossos, on the Mediterranean Island of Crete. Massive ochre-finished columns, colorful hand-painted frescos, custom furniture and handmade textiles, make for a royal vacation experience on Lake Arenal Costa Rica.

From its stunning location on manicured grounds with panoramic views of Lake Arenal Costa Rica, jungle and four volcanoes including spectacular Volcano Arenal, Hotel Tilawa is Lake Arenal's finest resort. This modern, two-story hotel offers all the amenities: great food, service, and attention to detail. Hotel Tilawa is a year round windsurfing, kiteboarding, and water sports center — with all gear available.

Hotel Tilawa Resort on Lake Arenal Costa Rica, now offers a beautiful Hot Springs Spa next to our stunning swimming pool. We offer organic vegetables and fruits from our very own organic gardens.

Wind- and Kitesurfing

Hotel Tilawa is the only year round windsurfing center on Lake Arenal Costa Rica. We offer RealWind windsurfing equipment with a great variety of choice to fit all sizes and skill levels of wind surfers. Our windsurfing high wind test center offers lessons, rentals food and fun. Make your next windsurfing adventure at Hotel Tilawa's wind surfing center on Lake Arenal in Costa Rica.

Lake Arenal in Costa Rica's Tilaran mountains, provides an awesome setting for your Costa Rica kiteboarding experience. Hotel Tilawa provides equipment and a safe place to learn kiteboarding.

Lake Arenal offers some of the best kiteboarding anywhere, Come, discover the high you crave. Costa Rica kiteboarding is here to serve your kite boarding needs.

Nearby Activities

Just steps from each room, guests can be enveloped by a tropical jungle, soak in our hot springs spa, or lounge by the pool with a cold drink, soaking up warm rays. Bird watchers enjoy the variety of birding available on the hotel grounds and nearby forest reserves. We offer a wide variety of diversions, from windsurfing to fishing to hot springs and water fall tours to napping here on Lake Arenal Costa Rica.

If it’s activities and adventure you want, we offer the sights and experiences that make every vacation complete. It’s no secret why we say, Have it all at Lake Arenal Costa Rica.