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    Marbella Beach Resort - general questions

    Going there this weekend; for a week. Some questions- is it considered a good Marriott resort-we have stayed at Playa Andaluza maybe 15 yrs ago or so. How do the 2 resorts compare? a) best way to go between airport and resort-we have not decided about renting a car, but we feel uneasy about...
  2. Michael Ross

    Want to exchange 2 weeks platinum Marriott Vacation club, Playa Anadaluza, Spain

    Hello, I own 2 weeks 3 bed apt in Platinum season at Marriott Vacation club, Southern Spain and wish to swap with another member somewhere else in the world. Looking at 2021. Anybody give me some advice on the best way to get this message out there. Looking at essentially a beach type holiday...
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    Marriott's Playa Andaluza, Spain Aug 26 2017 - Sept 2 2017

    I have a 2 bed apartment available for rent at the Marriott's Playa Andaluza 5* resort near Marbella in Spain for 7 nights. The unit sleeps 4 privately and 6 with the sofa bed (or wheel-in bed if you choose) and is in easy reach of Malaga or Gibraltar airports. This is a great resort for kids or...
  4. HawaiiTrader

    Royal Aloha Vacation Club.

    Aloha everyone! I did not see a posting for RAVC, so I guess my first is about this one! I *guess* it is a resort-system as they have (besides Hawaii) locations in 4 mainland locations and 1 in Spain (used to have another in Nice, France). So, moving on: Royal Aloha Vacation Club is "Hawaii’s...
  5. MyPlayaAndaluza

    New to Exchanges

    I am new to Exchanges, not member yet of Interval or similar, trying to understand my options before becoming one. I own a Gold week at Playa Andaluza - Marriott in Spain, which we used for 7 years as the place is great and full of nice places to visit nearby however this year we decided to...