Dolphin Cove Motel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsDolphin Cove Motel Pismo Beach
Right on the beachfront - older style but comfortable
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... been delayed even more than we were.
The queue basically carried on for mile after mile, and the thermometer in the car read 124 degrees Fahrenheit, which Brit later told me is about 52 degrees centigrade.
I thought it was pretty hot.
We passed one shunt involving about 6 cars, but nothing major, but it was so boring toodling along at a snail's pace that after a while we turned off and headed inland. Anything to get out of the queue!
... beautiful west coast. It seemed as if we were finally part of our Californian adventure. The movies, the lifestyle, the attitude.. it' s all coming to us. Santa Monica came first.. with the Pier. It was beautiful to walk along the bridge, to see and feel the ocean: it's the Pacific! Almost surreal. The smell of food, a man playing and singing Frank Sinatra.. this is ...
... hotel. No one else around so had the whole pool area to ourselves. Boys and Gav swam and I caught up on some of this diary and photo downloads.
We had a really nice afternoon.
That evening we used our drinks voucher and got sprite for the boys. We all sat in the courtyard to drink them then headed off to dinner. We had decided on Fish & Chips so went to Restaurant called Brads Oak where we enjoyed the ...
... we strolled down to the pier where we had a seafood dinner at The Albright. Back to the car once again. This time another long stretch (2.5 hours) with the next stop being Solvang. Unfortunately by the time we arrived (9pm), the town was dark and had pretty much shut down. But no matter. Having planned things the way we did, we saw the most beautiful sunset we have seen yet! Driving through Malibu provided us the ...
... were sold out for the day, which kinda sucked, as I booked a room in San Luis Obispo, which was a 45 min drive away, thinking (hoping) we'd do the tour before continuing. But that was not to be, so we booked a tour for 9:45 the next morning so we would have to get up and go. We explored the gift shops and looked around so we wouldn't have to do that the next day, as after the tour, we had to head for Santa Barbara.
By the time ...