Ferrari's Crown Resort
Travel Blogs from Kings Beach
Kind of homeless at the moment.. spent the night in the car last night as I got in too late to get a motel.. and wasn't dishing out 200+ bucks at a resort to spend it 8 hours sleeping. Actually slept pretty good though.
Just worked from a coffee shop in Kings Beach.. waiting on some of my potential temporary rental people to email/call me …
... it to the parking lot before it was pitch black.
Not long after we found ourselves at hearing dull thunder with dark clouds over head. The smart thing to do was not to summit, but being the invincible young person that I am, I convinced Charlie flo to at least try with me. We started crushing out way up. With the soul intent of getting up and getting down. Not letting either the thin air or the incline slow us down. And as we reached the top it seemed as if the storm clouds had blown ...
... we went to put our swimmers on, there were lots of adults in the pool but they weren't too happy to have children disturbing their quiet morning! There was also a spa which we had a go in and it was really hot and there was also a children's pool with lots of water spouts.
After our swim we packed our bags and our van and were on our way we drove down the lake and went to Sand Harbour which is a famous bit of sand because ...
... of Yosemite, we found out that because of the Rim fire the road through Yosemite that we were to take was closed so we had to go a very long way around to Lake Tahoe it took us the rest of the day.'
On the way out of Yosemite we saw all the devastation caused by the fire we could see mountains of trees burnt and still smouldering and we also saw lots of fire trucks and ...
... the BBQ. Jasper, Reuben & Dean went earlier to set up the booze eskies. About 60 people had a great time at the BBQ, met some lovely people, the Americans have been very welcoming. I loved JD, Andreas fathers sister, and the Aussie mob are good value too! And funnily enough the hired BBQ area people had locked the toilets so the only facilities were in the bushes! After cleanup, I was so tired I just hit the sack...dreaming of ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility