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  1. J

    Just Attended Grand Mayan Presentation

    We are at the Cancun GM. Attended the presentation today. We purchased our timeshare on eBay at least 15 years ago. The presentation focused on moving from the timeshare to a fractional ownership. We would get 4 weeks and they would “buy”2 over 5 years. They wanted $35000 and 10% down today...
  2. J

    How To Best Upgrade GM Week??

    Hi. Haven’t posted here in quite some time. Years back we purchased a Grand Mayan week and a fair value week on eBay. Due to Covid and other issues we just traveled to Cancun and used 2 weeks we had accumulated in the Grand Mayan. Thoroughly enjoyed our time there and we would like to go back...
  3. J

    Value of a week at Vidanta

    Was wondering what the value of a week, say, at Grand Mayan in NV or RM might be outside of the TS system? My parents had a place in Hilton Head Island and I saw a site asking $4300 for a week at the same villa. My parents were up to $1000US a year in MFs (Marriott) so it tended to put some...
  4. WatsonC2

    Big change$ in Vidanta RCI Resort Fee

    Saw this under Fee/Other Info tonight for an exchange vacation Dec 2019 at Grand Mayan Nuevo Vallarta. Previous info had a limit of 1 week during peak (now gone) and a $11 pp/pd fee (ages 12 and up). The fee now replaced by a $30 pp/pd adult and $15 pp/pd for kids (ages 2-12). Resort applies...
  5. L

    Grand Mayan Acapulco 2-bedroom 12/8 - 12/15 $700

    2 bedroom / 2 bathroom suite with living room, partial kitchen and holds up to 8 people. You even have your own splash pool on your balcony. 
 This is at the Grand Mayan Acapulco and you get to use all the facilities of the Grand Mayan and Mayan Palace Resort. Incredible pools, lazy river...
  6. R

    Opinions of Vidanta Riviera Maya

    Has anyone stayed at Grand Luxxe Riviera Maya or any of their Vidanta sister properties (Grand Mayan, Grand Bliss, Mayan Palace) in Riviera Maya? We are visiting in January and wondering what the service and facilities are like. Do they offer AAA 5 Diamond service? Is the beach swimmable? Can...
  7. P

    My Vidanta Story

    It was late Summer in 2007, the end of a long work day in Iraq when I decided to surf the net. I saw an incredible deal to purchase a one bedroom at the Mayan Palace for less than a single year's maintenance fee. I immediately decided to make an offer, and I was the winning bid. I don't know...
  8. P

    Escape From Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta -- Public Transportation

    Here's how to navigate to the bus stop (to go to Puerto Vallarta): (1) if you are staying at the Grand Bliss or the Grand Luxxe, take the shuttle to the Grand Mayan; (2) walk past the pool to the beach; (3) go right, and you will pass the Mayan Palace (older buildings) and the Sea Garden; (4)...
  9. P

    Vidanta at Puerto Penasco (aka Rocky Point)

    I know Vida Vacations now has two timeshare resorts in Puerto Penasco (the Mayan Palace and the Grand Mayan). When I attended an upgrade presentation in April 2010 I was told the property will include a Grand Bliss. Does anybody know if construction has begun on Grand Bliss or Grand Luxxe...
  10. C

    Grand Mayan Cabo - under construction?

    can anyone validate the recent tripadvisor reviews since early March indicating the grand mayan in san jose del cabo is a construction zone again? rci usually puts construction occurring into the notes of a property and nothing is shown yet. appears to be converting a part of a pool into a new...