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Old 11-12-2012, 03:22 PM   #1
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To Online Check in or Not to Online Check in.....That is the question....

Hi Dis-ers! Tomorrow is my "10 day out" date and I can do online check in if I choose to. I made my preferences known when I made my reservations. My question is, if I take advantage of online check in, will those requests remain known or will no one ever see them? I'd love to have a room close to the lobby at the Yacht Club, but am worried if we do online check in, my chances of receiving my request will go down. I don't know if it matters or not, but our flight lands around 2pm. TIA!!!
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Old 11-12-2012, 03:24 PM   #2
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Doing online check-in has no bearing on whether or not your requests are honored.
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Old 11-12-2012, 03:37 PM   #3
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Agree! Do the online check in... Definitely saves you time when you get there. I have done it numerous times and all my requests prior to check in have been met in the past with the expection of one time, to which I kindly asked to be moved to a different location when we checked in with no problems.
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Old 11-12-2012, 03:43 PM   #4
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I would do it as it does save a lot of time at check in. They already have everything ready for you.

It also has no bearing on whether you might be luckly enough to get an upgrade. We reserved a standard room for when we were there this past weekend. Even though I know the Beach Club was fully booked, we were upgraded at check in to a great water view room on the third floor.
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Old 11-12-2012, 04:16 PM   #5
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Thanks for the quick replies. Tomorrow, I'll check in and hope for the best!
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Old 11-12-2012, 04:54 PM   #6
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I just finished completeing online check for our arrival on Sat. I find it to be so much easier to arrive and have the folder all ready. Last time we did it all our requests were met.
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Old 11-12-2012, 05:28 PM   #7
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Good luck, hope you get your requests. We've only used on line check in once, for last Aug AKL trip, and I did have my requests met, even though resort was at 100% capacity. I was a little surprised at the 100 % capacity as it was late Aug value season.
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Old 11-12-2012, 11:02 PM   #8
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So when you do online check-in you're only giving them like your credit card info and such but you won't actually be assigned a room til the day of? Or whenever the room assigner does there thing..?
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