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We escaped Vida it was difficult


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Jun 8, 2005
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Resorts Owned
Platinum Ocean Pointe, Platinum Desert Springs 1, Marbella, Chairmans Club, MarriottVacationClub Points, Paradise Village, Mx.
We went to Mega near Bucerias and let our guard down and said yes to a timeshare tour with Vida resorts. The guy said that it was not the Mayan but a new resort. Of course the next day the taxi pulled into the grand mayan. We had breakfast and stayed for 3 hours just saying no. We were told that the new management promised no pressure! Is that a LIE. I am pretty good at saying no so we did manage to escape and with a few extra pesos in our pockets. Beware it is a tough presentation and they are not nice to you when you say no for the upteeneth time and have seen many closers. We thought that we were going to a new resort! Nothing new but more intense pressure. Never again!

Karen G

Aug 17, 2004
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Henderson, NV
Resorts Owned
Once owned these: FirstFairway@Walden X 2; Lawai Beach; ManhattanClub; PuebloBonitoRose; 4 South Africa--now timeshare-free
Good for you! Glad you stayed strong and didn't let them wear you down.