The Upstairs Suites at La Casa Grande in San Simeon
By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Broker, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Elizabeth Anne Weintraub, Broker)
Since we were in the area anyway, what the hey, it seemed like a good idea to plan a trip to La Casa Grande, otherwise known as the main house at Hearst Castle in San Simeon. We grabbed a quick breakfast at The Oaks Hotel in Paso Robles and headed downtown to shop at a few stores before driving 45 minutes to Hearst Castle for our tour.We pulled into the parking lot and quickly found a spot. Maybe Sundays at the end of October are not that busy? But we weren't taking any chances. As we walked toward the Visitor's Center, I spied a row of outhouses. Not the small, smelly kind. The bigger, more modern types. Hey, let's make a pit stop, I suggested. Barbara was standing outside asking me how I opened my door because she couldn't open any of the other doors.She went in after I came out, and ...