Gran Hotel Flamingo
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Gran Hotel Flamingo Lloret de Mar
Travel Blogs from Lloret de Mar
... have also never ever seen a queue as long either but it is well worth it! every morning we would get 2 different pastries and we bought a glass bottle for €2 and the nice lady fills it with freshly squeezed orange juice for 55 cents! Breakfast of champions! Next would be the crucial decision of pool or beach... For the first 2 days we went to the pool where we could layout on the grass and have a few games of ping pong (I still haven't won a game yet grrrr) the last 2 days ...
... marina was accommodating and the other not. They have some floating pontoons some with water and electricity and others with nothing. We enquired
about the pontoon with water (as this is very important to us) and they wanted 75E a night – a bit steep but what can you do. We then found we can get water at the fueling pontoon which will will do.
Anyways – we have found that the lack of water readily available is proving to be a bit of an ...
While everyone went to a water park Chris, Les and I drove over to Tossa De Mar today. It is a seaside town with an old walled city. I really enjoyed wandering around the tiny streets looking in the shops. We walked up to the top of the hill then stopped at a restaurant on the way down for lunch. I had duck with a berry sauce then a rice pudding with cinnamon ice cream, yum. Got home at about 5 pm and just taking it easy ...
... quick stop and change over and Lorna took over driving duties... Unfortunately after about an hour of Lorna driving, it was very stop start and we were drastically losing the race against the Sat Nav as Lorna made about 15 mins progress within an hour.. We changed over after Lorna did a couple of hours, I got a coffee from the services and we stretched out legs a big before what was supposed to be the last 2 hours of the journey, fortunately it was reasonably straight forward ...
Yesterday we packed up and went to Girona. We walked around the old town, browsing in the shops and walked up to the cathedral. Chris, Les, Sarah and Jacob went inside while the rest of us waited and had a drink. Sadly, Tony's cancer got worse in the early hours of yesterday morning. He was rushed off to Girona hospital, it's not looking good. Wow, we just had a call, Tony has revived! I do wonder if Doctors really know what they are ...