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[Please post your VSE/Starwood] View from a BALCONY

Discussion in 'Vistana Signature Experiences (formerly Starwood)' started by GregT, Jun 25, 2016.

  1. GregT

    GregT TUG Member TUG Member

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    All,

    One of my favorite threads on the Marriott board is when TUGgers post the view from their balcony -- it's a great tool to get a sense for what the view plane is like from different properties and buildings.

    I do not know if there is a similar thread here on Starwood board, but if not, I hope this catches on.

    Best,

    Greg


    WPORV Room 5220

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    Very nice. Thanks for sharing! Where is the "Like" button?
     
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    Very good idea, Greg!
     
  4. DeniseM

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    Westin Ka'anapali: Bldg. 2, 5th floor, facing the pool, about the middle of the building:

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    Pool shot, taken from the same unit:

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    Westin Kaanapali: Bldg. 3, 5th floor, facing north, ocean front studio (studios are on the front side corners of the building, not directly facing the ocean:

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    Westin Ka'anapali: Bldg. 2, First Floor, Ocean Front Center, Studio:

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    Sent from my SM-G920P using Tapatalk
     
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  6. DavidnRobin

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    good idea Greg

    WKV - B7 - top floor (#410)

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    Westin Lagunamar - Building 1 5th floor

    Photo from balcony of buiding 1 - 5th floor
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    Photo from hallway leading to building 1 - 5th floor
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    Photo from walking along the pools/ground
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    DeniseM Moderator

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    To post the picture into your message, you have to upload the picture to a website like PhotoBucket (free) resize it to be about 700 pixels wide, and then copy and paste the IMG link into your post.
     
  9. VacationForever

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    Thanks! I did it! How do I get rid of the thumbsize one? Can you do it for me?
     
  10. DeniseM

    DeniseM Moderator

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    Hmmm - not sure how to remove it - I can delete your whole post, and you can repost it if you like.
     
  11. DavidnRobin

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    WPORV - B7-HH (1st floor) - "Island View" ;)

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    I will do that this August from my balcony at WKORV-N...great idea...
     
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    Wow! I've never wanted to go to Cancun, but that view is beautiful - the water looks stunning!
     
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    Yep, and the photos don't do it justice.
     
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    Vistana's Beach Club, 5th floor corner unit..
     

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    Vistana Beach 5th floor, looking south....sorry, upload keeps failing, can't get 2nd pic to load
     
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    Lanai sunrise
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    another sunset...
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    Looking back at WKORV pool
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    Towards Molokai (storm)
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    view looking out from kitchen
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    Rainbow (iPhone panoramic) - left side touching Lanai and the right side touching Molokai
    the best gifts always come from Mother Nature... taking time to look up from the endless displays - fortunate
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    WKORV OFD studio B3 floor 5 north-side -looking at Molokai
    yeah - those studios on side of building really hurt the views... ;)

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    rainbow
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    Sunrise at Kilauea Point from Building 3:

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    Ocean Front View at Building 3:

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