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Florida Panhandle Timeshare Question

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I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this question....if not, please let me know where it should go.

I am interested in a timeshare in the Florida Panhandle area and wonder if anyone has tips, comments, experience, caveats, suggestions, recommendations or any other useful info to help guide my choice.

Thanks so much....
 

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Do you have a particular timeshare in mind?
 

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I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this question....if not, please let me know where it should go.

I am interested in a timeshare in the Florida Panhandle area and wonder if anyone has tips, comments, experience, caveats, suggestions, recommendations or any other useful info to help guide my choice.

Thanks so much....

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Have you had a chance to check out the TUG Resorts and Reviews for the Florida Panhandle?

Florida Panhandle: http://www.tug2.com/BrowseResorts.aspx?FL-Gulf Coast/Orlando | Panhandle Area&area=4&group=13
 
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Have you had a chance to check out the TUG Resorts and Reviews for Texas?

Texas Resorts: http://www.tug2.com/BrowseResorts.aspx?USA - Central | Texas&area=5&group=53

Did you mean Texas? big difference in flavor, but they do have many similarities.

If you're looking for the 'western' Florida panhandle (think Pensacola/Perdido Key) check the Alabama timeshares too.....they have a few nice ones at Orange Beach just over the Fl/AL line.

And then you've got Destin....
 

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Oh my goodness - I saw "pan handle" and blanked on Florida. :doh:

I corrected my post.
 

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Oh my goodness - I saw "pan handle" and blanked on Florida. :doh:

I corrected my post.

If we dropped you on a Florida beach or Texas beach but didn't tell you which....you'd be hard pressed to tell the difference in some areas... IMHO.

Also, I think the Alabama barrier islands should be in the Florida panhandle group. Maybe Florida will annex the island. ;)
 

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I am interested in a timeshare in the Florida Panhandle area

Do you mean you're interested in buying one, renting one, or exchanging into one? That may help in getting more specific responses. But I agree - first step is to read the reviews here.
 

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Hi and thank you to all who posted....I was at my timeshare in Mexico and took a side trip that put me out of contact for a while.

I want to buy a week in the area of the Florida panhandle but renting first makes sense. I asked my original question in the hope of narrowing my choice based on good or bad experiences people have had ...so thanks for the tips.

I guess I was also hoping for some specific timeshare resort names. I own at the Royal Islander in Cancun and have no hesitation in recommending it to someone who is interested in Cancun.

I will spend more time getting to know how to navigate the wealth of information channels on TUGS so the links suggested are great. Thanks again.
 
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Wyndham Panama City Beach just started a major renovation. New rooms are awesome. Right on the beach. Avoid spring break. Points required are on the high end of the Wyndham group of resorts.
 
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