Connect with us

Business

New Venue in San Andreas

Published

on

Driving down the Great Ocean Highway off to the coast side of the road is a sprawling Spanish-style villa with stucco walls, red-tile roof, and huge arched carved wood doors.  The sign still reads Pacific Bluffs, but that will soon change to become Amistad Beach Resort and Club.   

I have some time to spare, so I take a stroll around the patio, taking in the breathtaking view of the pristine beach below and the sparkling blue Pacific.  The spacious pool area won’t be ignored either, looking crisp and clean and refreshing, complete with an outdoor bar, lounge chairs, tables, and umbrellas.  It’s beautifully landscaped too,  which made me wish I had worn some diaphanous white sundress, pretty sandals, and a Margarita instead of the suit and cell phone I’d chosen for the occasion.

Photos by Arthur Dunn

I’ve come here looking for a first-hand view of the place, and I’ve arranged a meeting with the Club’s accountant, Diarmaid Rafail, but I’m most pleasantly surprised to see him approach me accompanied by Vlad Tod, CEO, and proprietor of the club.  We have a seat at one of the tables on the sunlit patio, and not long after introductions are made we are approached by staff offering drinks. I decline, I was working after all, despite how badly the location called for a Bloody Mary, a Margarita, or if it were earlier in the day, a Mimosa!

Photos by Arthur Dunn

I’m not sure if it’s the relaxed atmosphere of the club, but my conversation with the gentlemen is pleasant, casual, and easy.   Despite the pending construction and refitting of the place, Mr. Tod assures me the club is fully staffed and operational as can be seen by the number of well-tended guests milling around us.   I should note that it seems that the safety and security of the guests is of utmost importance to Mr. Tod, assuring me that the property has a fully staffed security team.

Mr. Tod went on to explain some of the amenities that will be offered once the refitting and construction are completed:

“… there will be live events hosted here, where people can relax, sit and drink at the bar outside.  There will be a bar and lounge inside.  We are hoping to have a few gambling tables, such as Texas Hold’em, and a wide variety of activities…  We will also be having a helicopter pad for aerial tours for any tourists that come by, as well as a dock for fishing, excursions or anyone who wants to rent out a jetski.”

When asked what type of events could be hosted at the club, Mr. Tod said they were open for “anything and everything–honeymoons, weddings, live music events, car shows.”  In fact, they are having a car show this Saturday.

Among other things, the club will be offering lodging and dining, as well as tennis, basketball, and beach volleyball courts, so if you are looking for a venue at which to host your next event, be it a convention, company party, wedding, or maybe you are just looking for a place to watch the sunset with friends, Amistad Beach Resort and Club seems the right place.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Latest News

Events43 mins ago

VIDEO: Commissioner Solace & Sheriff Wheatkings Sworn Into Office

Los Santos, San Andreas – Friday night, Governor Paxton hosted a swearing in ceremony at Mission Row Police Department to...

Events23 hours ago

Election Results Party Monday Night!

Los Santos, San Andreas – Tomorrow night, Monday, January 17th, the San Andreas Voters Association will be hosting a community...

Political2 days ago

Becks Lawson: Experienced Candidate Stumbles?

Los Santos, San Andreas – As the only incumbent candidate able to attend Sunday night’s State Representative Debate, Becks Lawson...

Political2 days ago

Debate Analysis: Josh Zimmerman

Los Santos, San Andreas – With each candidate at Sunday’s State Representative Debate being asked two direct questions, it falls...

Political2 days ago

Governor Candidates Discuss Cabinet Selection

Los Santos, San Andreas – As Sunday’s debate swung further into more specific topics on the Governorship, our candidates were...

Political2 days ago

Governor Candidates on State’s Biggest Problem

Los Santos, San Andreas – At Sunday’s public debate, the three campaigns of Governor and Lt. Governor candidates took the...

Winter 2022 Elections3 days ago

Puppeteer Vlad Tod: Conspiracy or Conspiracy Theory?

This evening at the Weazel News studios, an anonymous person dropped by the following flyer, proclaiming Vlad Tod to be...

Political3 days ago

Kaori Prince Fights For Economic Enrichment

Los Santos, San Andreas – The well-run public debate between State Representatives last weekend featured an in-depth look at each...

Political3 days ago

Jacob Wheeler Believes Every Citizen Has A Voice

Los Santos, San Andreas – Continuing our coverage of the State Representative debate from last Sunday, we’d like to take...

Political4 days ago

Debate Statement: Jordan Malone

Los Santos, San Andreas – After several absences at the public election debate Sunday night, Weazel News reached out to...