El Castell Motel
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We left San Francisco in the late afternoon on 6th July heading north over the Golden Gate bridge towards Napa and Sonoma valleys. After a night's sleep in Petaluma we drove to Sonoma and found a lovely little vineyard to do some wine tasting. Only two problems with this plan: 1. it was 10am and 2. we're on a road trip and needed to get to Santa …
... Shortly after sitting down Marko leaned over to Rick and says “thanks a lot for taking us out, we’ve really been looking forward to this!" Rick, being the quick study that he is, thought to himself, “OK I guess I am buying lunch.” Then just as quick he thought to himself “No, I bet he means taking them out for a boat ride. Why am I always the last to know?” Then he began going through a ...
Today we head a little further south to explore Monterey, the home of the famous Aquarium, we walk along the waterfront, having parked up our home and venture the mile walk to the Aquarium, walking round this huge site takes most of the day, we break out for lunch and return... It is also the one day in the year that all the Harley Davidsons and like bikes gather her for a parade, Iain even spotted the same motorbike he used to have, much to his ...
... style. Both the qualifying were watched from the inside of the famous Corkscrew corner. It's quite a climb to get there so we jumped on one of the many buggies that are driven by vets, (old folk), and will take you anywhere for a small donation to their charity. A rock band, the "Mucky Ducks" and an ale bar kept the entertainment flowing during the intervals. The IPA was extraordinary good! I noted how ...
... with a visit to Hula's Island Grill. A Hawaiian themed restaurant, with Hawaiian beer, Hawaiian dishes and cocktails to knock you off your feet. We had some amazing food and treated ourselves to dessert which were four times the size of normal desserts, but we did it! And with me being chauffeur this evening Sian made the most of being able to have two drinks! And she did, and when she got up felt the impact of ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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