View Full Version : Views at BCV?
03-19-2002, 12:32 PM
I looked at the model less than a week ago, but I cannot remember what the different views are! Any advice on what to request? Does anyone remember the layout of the building in relation to the pool, beach club hotel & Epcot??
03-19-2002, 01:17 PM
I was just going to ask this question myself....!!!!
03-19-2002, 01:25 PM
When we were there in 2000, I requested a Boardwalk view so my Grandmother could maybe watch the fireworks from the balcony. Well, it didn't do me any good. I got the Preferred view that I used my points for, but I had to stand somewhat bent over and to the left to be able to see the pool from my balcony. It was a total waste. This time when I go in June, we have a standard view, can't be any worse than what I had in 2000. Besides, I never sat out there because if you are sitting, you can even see over the balcony wall. Will update how the standard view was when I get back.
03-19-2002, 01:45 PM
I have not seem the BCV yet - but from the map it looks like you can get an EPCOT view - yea! that is my request for September.
you can probably also get a view of the quiet pool. and probably gardens???
You can ask MS when you make your reservations what the views are - I am pretty sure it is in their computers.
03-19-2002, 03:26 PM
I generally don't request views, because I am not in the room that much, so I'm no help to you! Once when I stayed at the regular BC resort, we had a room on the side of the building facing Epcot that had a huge deck that we could see IllumiNations from. And we didn't even request it, we just lucked out!!!! Of course, it was MILES from the elevators, but it was a fairly private area and we really enjoyed that view!
03-19-2002, 06:49 PM
spiceycat...you mentioned a "map" of BCV, do you have a link to the map? Does it show the layout of the property?
Thanks in advance
03-19-2002, 07:20 PM
someone posted this a few days ago
03-20-2002, 06:20 AM
The talk on this board has been that the BCV won't have any views. It has been listed several times as a detriment to the resort.
03-20-2002, 07:10 AM
oh you can tell from the map - it definitely has an Epcot view. Like the BC but BC has a view of WS - this is probably of the FW.
03-20-2002, 07:23 AM
I think it's hard to tell until people stay there and report back. A lot of rooms on the Epcot side may have the view blocked by trees. I think the best bet is to request top floor.
03-20-2002, 07:46 AM
I guess we'll have to wait for July!
I just posted on the map thread & bumped it up. Thanks for the link!
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