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  1. Clifbell

    Timeshare Traveler Episode 133... Which HGVMax to Choose in Oahu

    Going to Oahu and not sure which HGVMax location to visit? Or even which Hilton Timeshare? Well, you are in luck as I have stayed at most of them and can provide you will a comparison of the resorts that might help you decide what you like. I compare the resorts on closeness to the Ocean, The...
  2. M

    Newbie needs help with first HGVC resale purchase: Trump International or Grand Islander

    Looking to buy our first TS and have two different options. Both look like good deals relative to other offers but still leery about pulling the trigger on our first TS because it feels like we are always missing something in this complex world. We might use the Islander once or twice (prob...
  3. I

    Need help. Good deal or not -Grand Islander TS. Fast response requested

    Hi All, We just bought the HGVC Grand Islander TS and it’s our first TS. Can you provide some advice if we did right in his purchase? We love the location but we can’t figure out if it was worth it, or a good deal, and what value is a point to determine break even. Here are the terms: Platinum...
  4. O

    Grand Islander 2502

    Got a corner unit at the Grand Islander for a few days. Nice place. Smooth check-in, no problem with the elevators. Posting some pics here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u0hoot4v6lxi71u/AABg3cMnTt4wdFOixd1zXEFAa?dl=0