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Old 01-15-2013, 12:34 PM   #1
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AKV JAMBO 3rd/4th floor-GOOD POOL/GARDEN VIEWS?

We've stayed in Jambo house- 5th floor. LOVED the view of the pool/gardens. How are the pool/garden views from the 3rd and 4th floors?? Just about to do my online check in and wanted to request either the 5th, 4th or 3rd overlooking Uzima pool. Didn't care for the Savannah view we had last time. Animals were rarely out for 11 days. Would rather look at the gardens Just don't want to be stuck with a big ol' tree in front of us by being on a lower floor
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Old 01-15-2013, 12:38 PM   #2
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I am wondering the same thing... our last trip we were blocked by a big tree and our pool view was a trunk view. I am going to do my online check in today too.
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Old 01-15-2013, 12:41 PM   #3
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I am wondering the same thing... our last trip we were blocked by a big tree and our pool view was a trunk view. I am going to do my online check in today too.
not good....what was your room # so I make sure we don't get that one!!
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LOL I don't remember. I should add that I upgraded to the pool view room when we arrived. It was an accessible King room (we would have rather had 2 queens). I am hoping that the only reason we got it is because someone else complained about the view. This time around I will definitely say something if I am not satisfied. It was definitely on the 3rd floor. Have a wonderful trip! I just love AKL
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Old 01-15-2013, 01:01 PM   #5
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LOL I don't remember. I should add that I upgraded to the pool view room when we arrived. It was an accessible King room (we would have rather had 2 queens). I am hoping that the only reason we got it is because someone else complained about the view. This time around I will definitely say something if I am not satisfied. It was definitely on the 3rd floor. Have a wonderful trip! I just love AKL
I had no idea they even had king beds! We NEED that...2 "healthy" people PLUS a 3 yr old....in a queen does not allow for the most comfy sleep We're booked for a pool view, I just don't want to be miles from everything and still be looking at a wall or fence! 3rd floor would be convenient...don't know about noise level in the halls.... we never hear a peep in any of the rooms we've had.
Yes- we LOVE AK!! and you do the same!
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I had no idea they even had king beds! We NEED that...2 "healthy" people PLUS a 3 yr old....in a queen does not allow for the most comfy sleep We're booked for a pool view, I just don't want to be miles from everything and still be looking at a wall or fence! 3rd floor would be convenient...don't know about noise level in the halls.... we never hear a peep in any of the rooms we've had.
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If you get a king room, it is one knig bed, not two. I dont think that would be better for you unless your 3 yo sleeps in a pack 'n play?
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Aren't all the 5th floor rooms at Jambo DVC units now?
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Old 01-15-2013, 01:11 PM   #8
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Aren't all the 5th floor rooms at Jambo DVC units now?
I'm not sure. We've stayed DVC on the 5th floor pool view, 3rd floor Savannah viewand 2nd floor Svannah in Kadani.
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