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  1. RNCollins

    Reopen Fla. Task Force seeks public comments

    Reopen Fla. Task Force seeks public comments https://www.travelweekly.com/North-America-Travel/Reopen-Fla-Task-Force-seeks-public-comments By Tom Stieghorst / USA / Travel Weekly / www.travelweekly.com / Apr 28, 2020 “The Reopen Florida Task Force appointed by Gov. Ron DeSantis has created an...
  2. O

    2BR OR 3BR (Preferred). Anywhere in Florida. March 14-21 or March 15-22

    We are in need of a last minute 2BR OR 3BR (Preferred) rental. Anywhere in Florida. March 14-21 or March 15-22
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    $0 and low maintenance fees - Cheap way to enjoy timesharing and Disney at Silver Lake Resort

    Kids are out of the nest and it's time to move on. Silver Lake Resort is right next to Disneyworld in Florida. We bought a one day points timeshare and it is really the cheapest way to enjoy timesharing. Use the day at Disneyworld or travel like we did, when we wanted last minute. Having a...
  4. Aussiedog

    RENTED!!! Hammocks at Marathon, Marathon Key, Jan 10-17 $800!!

    Thank you TUG 7 nights in Marathon Key, Florida!! (we had to cancel our vacation at the last minute) 1 bedroom, sleeps 4, no pets. This is the best unit in the resort, top (3rd) floor, facing ocean. Our deeded unit so this is what you get. $800. Contact me with a pm on the Board or text 919-349-3270
  5. RNCollins

    Lakeland worth a stop when traversing the I-4 Corridor

    Lakeland worth a stop when traversing the I-4 Corridor https://www.travelweekly.com/North-America-Travel/Insights/Lakeland-worth-a-stop-when-traversing-the-I-4-Corridor By Holly V. Kapherr / Travel Weekly / travelweekly.com / Dec 11, 2019 “The drive between Tampa/St. Pete and Orlando can be a...
  6. GladlyGoingGordon

    Free 2BR Open Week Even Year at Westgate Lakes

    Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa 9500 Turkey Lake Rd, Orlando, FL 32819 4.1/5, 10,303 Google reviews 2 bedroom - 2 bath (dedicated 2 bdm.) Mortgage - Paid In Full Unit # - Not Fixed Week - Open Week, Every Even Year Maintenance Fee: $1130, even years only. Due 2020/2022/2024 etc. Usage: Any...
  7. W

    Cancellation proceed time?

    Hello everyone, My husband and I went for an honeymoon last week and was convinced to purchase a Hilton grand vacation ownership in Florida on 12/11. I regretted almost immediately at same day afternoon when we were at Disney.... So we read a lot of threads on TUG forum and took action to send...
  8. RNCollins

    Look out below! Good times are about to drop at several Fla. destinations on New Year's Eve

    Look out below! Good times are about to drop at several Fla. destinations on New Year's Eve https://www.travelweekly.com/North-America-Travel/Good-times-are-about-to-drop-at-several-Florida-destinations-on-New-Years-Eve By Holly V. Kapherr / USA / Travel Weekly / travelweekly.com / Nov 27, 2019...
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    FREE Vacation Village at Parkway Timeshare in Kissimmee, FL

    I have an RCI Vacation Village at Parkway deeded timeshare that I can't use. My loss is your gain! Week #5, Unit #12704, every other even year use. 74,000 RCI points every other year, with additional 74,000 points that expire April 30, 2020. RCI membership paid until April 30, 2021...
  10. simpsontruckdriver

    Jackie "Queen Of Versailles" Siegel has regrets

    The Siegels (owners of Westgate timeshares) have been building their mansion for the last 11 years. She regrets it, now that they want to focus on drug addiction - and bilking timeshare visitors.
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    Free Vacation Village at Weston Deed

    Week 23, Even Years, maintenance will be paid for 2020-2021. Beautiful location and beautiful resort! (https://www.tug2.com/timeshare-resort/default.aspx?Vacation-Village-at-Weston-Weston-FL&ID=12818) 2 bedrooms (sleeps 8 in 1 King, 1 Queen, and 2 sleeper sofas), 2 bathrooms, and a kitchen.
  12. T

    Pet Friendly - 2 Bed/2 Bath Destin!

    DESTIN, FL - Dates after October 16th available! Pet Friendly!! 2 Bed/2 Bath sleeps 6 one level cottage nestled into the HUGE Seascape Resort. Amenities include: beach, pools (heated), tennis 18 hole golf course, restaurants and more!
  13. flexible

    Indian Rocks Beach, FL 1 Bdrm Oct 4-11 Waterpark Resort $600 week

    Prestige Collection at Harbourside 33 Indian Rocks Beach, Florida 1 Bedroom Check in: Friday, October 4 Check out: Friday, October 11 Includes 2 tickets per day to adjoining waterpark with swimming pools, jacuzzi, lazy river etc http://IndianRocksCondos.com
  14. RNCollins

    Sept 28: Nat’l Public Lands Day- Free Entrance Day in the National Parks

    Free Entrance Days in the National Park www.nps.gov/planyourvisit/fee-free-parks.ht “Come experience the national parks! On five days in 2019, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates...
  15. B

    In Need of a Florida Rental October 5-12. Looking for last minute deal

    We are looking for a last minute deal on a condo October 5-12 waterfront in Florida. Thanks
  16. S

    Added as co owner without permission. Other co owner has passed away.

    My mom tried to plan ahead and put one kid as co owner of each of her timeshare weeks. One of her weeks has all three children as co owners. They are all at the same resort. I want to sell my week, but I am interested in buying out my brothers for the week we share, mainly just for the fee for...
  17. I

    3 BDRM Florida resort, check in anytime OCT 11-20 for 5-7 days

    Looking for a nicer FL resort, open to all options. 3 bedroom. Can check in anytime between the 11th and 20th of October for 5 to 7 days. Thanks in advance. Steve
  18. D

    Two timeshares to GIVEAWAY

    Hello Everyone. These last couple years have been difficult for my husband and myself. We have been scammed out of half of our retirement money by a builder here in Canada, as well by husband has had two heart attacks and I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia. We can no longer afford our...
  19. RNCollins

    Special events galore in Panama City Beach

    Special events galore in Panama City Beach https://www.travelweekly.com/North-America-Travel/Special-events-galore-in-Panama-City-Beach By Holly V. Kapherr / USA / Travel Weekly / travelweekly.com / Aug 07, 2019 “Florida's Emerald Coast will play host to a number of special events in the...
  20. TravelMami15

    Vacation Village Parkway

    Would anyone happen to know where the unit 2607 would be located and if you’ve stayed in this is it nice? I’ve seen different pictures but I never know what units I’m looking at. I am in the process of owning so I'm excited to learn all I can. TIA :)
  21. C

    Free Mizner Place at Weston Town Center, A Vacation Village Resort – 2 Bed lock-off

    2 Bedroom Lockoff – 2 units with a foyer separated by two locked doors · Larger unit: full-size kitchen, dining area, living room, jaccuzi bath, and king bed · Smaller unit: kitchen, bath, dining and living area with queen bed Fixed Week: 40 · 2019: Current RCI...
  22. B

    PANAMA CITY BEACH - 4th of July weekend

    Desperately looking for PCB July 4-7. Most locations are sold out at this point. I prefer beach front property but I am open. Please let me know what you have ASAP.
  23. J

    Wanted: Florida or Carolinas beach June 28-July 5 (July 4)

    Hi looking for coastal resort. Gulf shores, Destin, etc or Hilton Head, Mrytle Beach, etc. Week of July 4th, June 28-July 5 +/- a day. Need accomodations for 4 adults and 2 small children, we can make it work with 2 beds. Thanks
  24. GladlyGoingGordon

    FREE Westgate Lakes 2BR Open Week, Even Year Usage, No Maint until 2020, 3 night vaca incl

    Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa 9500 Turkey Lake Rd, Orlando, FL 32819 4.1/5, 10,303 Google reviews 2 bedroom - 2 bath (dedicated 2 bdm.) Mortgage - Paid In Full Unit # - Not Fixed Week - Open Week, Every Even Year Maintenance Fee: No payment until 2020. Est amount: $918.00 Usage: Any time...
  25. T

    Orlando/Kissimmee 1-BDRM 6/22-6/29, water park, Westgate $700

    1 Bedroom w/King bed, 1 full Bath, living room w/Queen sleeper sofa, full kitchen, washer/dryer. Sleeps 4. $700. Beautiful resort - Westgate Town Center Resort and Spa. Onsite water park, restaurants, lake, and lots of other amenities! Close to Disney Parks. 2 miles from Animal Kingdom. Free...
  26. T

    Orlando/Kissimmee 1-BDRM 6/15-6/22, water park, Westgate $700

    1 Bedroom w/King bed, 1 full Bath, living room w/Queen sleeper sofa, full kitchen, washer/dryer. $700. Beautiful resort - Westgate Town Center Resort and Spa. Onsite water park, restaurants, lake, and lots of other amenities! Close to Disney Parks. 2 miles from Animal Kingdom. Free shuttle to...
  27. S

    Free Vacation Village at Weston-2 br lockoff- deeded week 13

    Plan a fun vacation every year and save! The resort is located between the Florida Everglades and Fort Lauderdale. Take day trips to Key West, the Everglades and Miami. Enjoy the pool, hot tub and fitness center. This timeshare has two 1 bedroom units, adjacent to each other, that can be used...
  28. csxjohn

    Tropic Shores Resort, Memorial Day Week, May 25, 7 nights

    $800 Sat to Sat Daytona Beach Shores, Fla. RCI Gold Crown Resort on the beach, all units ocean front. 2br 2ba sleeps 6 with sofa bed, 2 balconies, full kitchen Includes use of amenities package - Beach chairs and umbrellas, boogie boards and bicycles free wifi, cable TV, in room safe...
  29. D

    Advice needed for mid/low demand week to trade for last minute central florida week

    Hello all, I have used this BBS before for rentals and love the community. I am a four year owner of a low to mid demand week (46) in Texas (Sweetwater at Lake Conroe) that we always use for the Texas Renaissance Festival. This year, however, we may need to focus on my mother who is now in...
  30. D

    REDUCED--Disney Orlando, Large 2BD 2BA Lock-out, Mar 31-Apr 7

    $800 for the week! This is for rental of a large 2-bedroom lock-out suite for up to 8 people, at Vacation Village at Parkway, Kissimmee, FL. The suite (2 individual 1-bedroom 1-bath units totaling 1500 sq.ft.) includes 1 king bed, 1 queen bed, 2 sofa sleepers and sleeps up to 8. Suites are...
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