The Wyvern Hotel Punta Gorda
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... minutes north from here. Last week Barb and I spent 2 days sewing ... recovering the patio cushions for Raymond & Connies Lanai furniture ..Saturday evening Connie had us all for a meal and again, we enjoyed another movie - has anyone seen 'The Help'? - a movie set in the South and was about the struggles of the black people who were still employed as servants.
Garry and Ken decided on an earlier start for golf yesterday and managed 12 holes before being driven ...
... hire umbrellas-
30 dollars a day hireage for the umbrella and 2 sun lounger’s. Not quite sure why you would not bring your own, as vehicles are allowed to drive right onto the beach - leaving your vehicle about 20 feet from the beach side. Cars on one side and sunbathers on the waters edge.
The last morning we managed a 5 km walk up and down the beach , with swims in the pool to follow. Our last evening meal (being Erin‘s birthday), was spent at Crabby Joes ...
... from small convenience stores to the biggest like Walmart, and are pretty low cost, a dozen beers of 12 fl ounces (355 ml - NZ bottles & cans are 330 ml) is around $10-11.The pink light wine our girls drink is about $3-4 a regular size bottle. Spirits are sold in special liquor shops, sometimes attached to the likes of Walmart or Publix supermarkets. There are still quite a few dry counties around in various states.
Petrol is around $3.40-50 per US gallon = ...
... us to rummage through and retrieve whatever we needed, and abled us to get re-packed for the next day. When we stayed at B&B's we had to take all four panniers off the bike, which slows us down in the morning. Last night we each took only the two front panniers off having parked our bikes in the garage, so reattaching them slowed us down only half way! After breakfast we said our goodbyes and left. It was a late start, almost noon with forty-five ...
... of the practice fields. The tour was great and lasted about 1 hour. Even went on top of the green monster, where the ticket prices are just $25.00. George and his brother David have tickets to a game in mid-March.
The afternoon was spent at the pool......again in the mid 80's.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services