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  1. Vanessanne

    Bonnet Creek or local to Disney, Orlando, Florida

    Looking for a 1 or 2BR from 7/20 (plus a day or two). Flexible on less than a week as well as I'll already be in FL. Really looking for something little kid friendly, i.e. splash pad, lazy river. Thanks for any leads - new here, but seems like a great and helpful community! :)
  2. RNCollins

    Disney sets aside cruises for timeshare customers

    Disney sets aside cruises for timeshare customers https://www.travelweekly.com/Cruise-Travel/Disney-sets-aside-cruises-for-timeshare-customers Travel Weekly / May 17, 2018 “Disney Cruise Line will sail two charter cruises in 2019 exclusive to its Disney Vacation Club members. The first, a...
  3. N

    DELETED: outside 45 day limit

    [Please see the big red date at the top of the forum - it's way too early to post this request.]
  4. A

    FREE Star Island, Kissimmee, FL 3BR 2BA Lockout

    Star Island Resort and Club - Week 31 4 miles from Magic Kingdom!! Maintenance Fee for 2018 was $1,100. First use would be 2019. Can be split into two 1 bedroom deposits. I have exchanged with II, DAE, and SFX Resorts. With DAE and SFX I have always received an additional bonus week so...
  5. cassvilleokie

    2 Week 29 units at Orange Lake West Village $700 week ea

    Have 2- 2 Bedroom At Orange Lake West 1 Ck in Saturday July 21 -- Ck out July 28th $700 1 Ck in Sunday July 22 -- Ck out July 29th $700 Please respond here for more info, Orange Lake West Orlando Florida, great location for families to stay while hitting the Parks at Disney World, MGM...
  6. cassvilleokie

    Just got 3 new rental units in Orlando Fl at Orange Lake Spend 4th of July watching Disney Fireworks

    Have a 2 Bedroom Ck in June 29th -- Ck Out July 6th Orange Lake West Village $700 Have 2- 2 Bedroom At Orange Lake West 1 Ck in Saturday July 21 -- Ck out July 28th $700 1 Ck in Sunday July 22 -- Ck out July 29th $700 Please...
  7. D

    Dolphins Cove or Peacock Suites?

    Can anybody recommend which of these would be best in the Anaheim area?
  8. Jayco29D

    Disney Resort Parking Changes

    Effective for reservations made March 21, 2018 and thereafter, standard overnight self-parking is available to registered Guests for a fee that will be applied to their hotel folio upon check-out. All parking fees include applicable tax. Standard Overnight Parking charges per Resort Category...
  9. md8287

    HGVC Parc Soleil in Orlando rental for 4/14-21

  10. D

    Disney Exchanges

    Has anyone had recent success trading into Disneyworld Resorts other than Saratoga Springs?
  11. S

    Recs for an Interval International Orlando resort for upcoming Disney vacation

    Hey everyone! New member here. I own multiple units at a timeshare resort in Williamsburg, VA. I've turned one in for an upcoming exchange with the II system for me to use to take my daughter (5 yo) to Disney for the first time. Was wondering if anyone had any recommendations for great...
  12. T

    Odds of getting RCI Platinum upgrade to a Disney World Resort?

    Hello everyone! My wife and I are new RCI Platinum members and just booked our first points vacation. We are staying in a 2 BR at Sheraton Vistana Villas near Disney. When booking online we were able to choose other resorts as possible upgrades as the time got closer (June 3-10) so we selected 5...
  13. O

    Looking for Jan 18-22 Orlando (near Disney)

    Hi, I'm looking for accommodations for 4 near Disney. Prefer Bonnet Creek but open to others as well. Thanks
  14. RJones

    Christmas in Orlando

    2 bedroom unit. 1 for you . 1 for the kids. if you do this, you shouldnt have to buy presents for anyone. VACATION VILLAGES DEC. 24-31. ORLANDO,FL NO MORE THAN $100 PER NIGHT
  15. RJones

    Christmas in Orlando

    Full 2 BR Vacation Village unit. Sleeps up to 8. Please PM me.
  16. J

    FREE - Sheraton Vistana Resort - Palms (2 bedrooms) Orlando, FL - WEEK 52!!

    FREE (with anyone who is willing to pay closing costs) Sheraton Vistana Resort - Palms 2 bedroom - 2 bath (Not Lockoff) Week: 52 (FIXED, Prime Week) - Can book any week (based on availability and prepayment of maintenance fees.) Maintenance Fee: $974.01 (2018 MF has been paid in full.)...
  17. A

    Last Call! $400 OBO Thanksgiving week (7 nights) in sunny Orlando - Sheraton Vistana Resort

    We have two, 2BR units, at the Sheraton Vistana Resort, right next to all Orlando theme parks. Each unit is $400, (one has a $50 housekeeping fee because I booked two units for the same week.) November 18-25, 2017 http://www.sheratonvistanaresortvillas.com This property is beautiful, with...
  18. forestgump14

    MARRIOTT HARBOUR LAKE 2BDRM DEC 14-21 $700 near Disney

    2 Bedroom, 2 Bath unit available December 14-21st, 2017. Please PM me if interested, dates firm.
  19. K

    **Free** Vacation Village at Parkway - Kissimmee Florida

    **Free** Vacation Village at Parkway - Kissimmee Florida 2 bedroom - 2 bath Week #49 biennial (even years) Maintenance Fee: 2018 & 2019 MF have been paid: $900 Title Transfer: I will pay all transfer fees Resort website: http://www.vacationvillageresorts.com/VVR/vacation_village_parkway/
  20. RNCollins

    Four Disney hotels welcoming canine guests

    Four Disney hotels welcoming canine guests By Michelle Baran / October 14, 2017 / Travel Weekly http://www.travelweekly.com/Travel-News/Hotel-News/Four-Disney-hotels-welcoming-canine-guests “In a trial program, four Walt Disney World hotels have started welcoming guests with dogs. The four...
  21. forestgump14


    2 BDRM Sleeps 8 at Grande Vista near Disney October 29 - November 5 (Sunday to Sunday) $700 for the week. This is my only 2 BDRM available. Message me or comment if interested. Forest 9376024429
  22. A

    Vacation Village at Parkway 2 BR Lockout, Week 1, Annual for FREE

    You can rent both sides together or separate. Or use one and rent the other. There are individual living and dining rooms in all suites. Suite A feature fully appointed kitchens equipped with dishwasher, range, coffeemaker, toaster, ice maker, full-size refrigerator and microwave convection...
  23. donymo

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  24. B

    Sheraton vistana resort Disney Florida August 18-26 2 bedroom $600

    7 nights in a fully equipped 2 bedroom 2 bath unit. Activities on site.only $600 for the week!!
  25. A

    Vacation Village at Parkway 2 bedroom lockout for sale

    You can rent both sides together or separate. Or use one and rent the other. There are individual living and dining rooms in all suites. Suite A feature fully appointed kitchens equipped with dishwasher, range, coffeemaker, toaster, ice maker, full-size refrigerator and microwave convection...
  26. H

    Disney really is the best

    As someone who has owned and been part of many of the nations biggest timeshare developers... let me genuinely, honestly, say Disney is the best. Their sales process is fair, it BY FAR holds the best with secondary market value, and its long term desirability always seems to increase. If you...
  27. C

    Club Wyndham to DVC help needed

    I am brand new to this site, so I apologize if this has been asked before or is the incorrect place to post my question. I have Wyndham points (not weeks). I currently have an ongoing search request through RCI for DVC. I can't seem to find the information I'm looking for. My question is...
  28. schwanke87

    Disney! Wyndham Bonnet Creek, Orlando, FL 8/27-830 $250

    Hi there! Can't make it for my reservation at Bonnet Creek. 1 bedroom deluxe. Sunday 8/27 - Wednesday 8/30. $250. Thanks!
  29. Stephanie Sieradzki

    PENDING SALE Free--92,500 RCI Points Vacation Village at Parkway (week 10)

    Vacation Village at Parkway, Kissimmee, FL Week 10 (March) 2BR 2 Bath Lockout - Sleeps 8 Maintenance Fees and Taxes are current and next due for 2018 This year MF's were $589 plus taxes of $127 I will pay closing costs; looking for purchaser to pay $98 RCI transfer fee. Looking to retire...
  30. orlandotimeshare

    Week at Kissimmee $700

    Two adjoining Suites, 1 Jacuzzi, 1 full & 1 partial kitchen in Peak period at resort near Walt Disney Offering a lockoff unit at Vacation Village at Parkway (VVP) for Week 31 - from 30th July to 6th August, 2017. Sleeps 8 persons. A & B units. Unit A has Jacuzzi tub. $700 for the week.