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Old 03-25-2013, 02:44 PM   #1
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Club level and suites

Which resort has best club level and concierge and where is the best suite on disney property?
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Old 03-25-2013, 08:32 PM   #2
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I know every resort has their followers but we are Boardwalk Club Level groupies. We have stayed at the resort since 2004 and have loved every trip. The CMs at the Innkeepers Club are wonderful and make our trips great. It is not Disney witout seeing all of them.
The Boardwalk itself is such a fun resort, with an ambience in the evening strolling along the lakeside with the music and entertainment, it is a relaxing break from the parks. Also, you can't beat walking or boating to two parks.
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Old 03-25-2013, 10:47 PM   #3
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Which resort has best club level and concierge and where is the best suite on disney property?
I'm partial to WL ... but GF's RPC is pretty great too.
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Old 03-25-2013, 11:23 PM   #4
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Our 2 favorite CL lounges are the RPC at the GF (and the big suites in the main building are beautiful) and AKL CL. Poly CL lounge is also quite nice. YC and BC are nice, but don't have the "wow" factor that the RPC, AKL, and Poly lounges have.
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Old 03-26-2013, 07:02 AM   #5
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Another groupie for the BWI-CL. Like sfbank we have been staying CL at the BWI now since 2000. We try and go 2-3x a yr. We love the access to two theme parks, a wide range of places to eat, nightly entertainment, etc. Before the BWI was built, we were Beach Club groupies. We were lucky enough one year to stay in a garden suite (cottage) one year.
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Another groupie for the BWI-CL. Like sfbank we have been staying CL at the BWI now since 2000. We try and go 2-3x a yr. We love the access to two theme parks, a wide range of places to eat, nightly entertainment, etc. Before the BWI was built, we were Beach Club groupies. We were lucky enough one year to stay in a garden suite (cottage) one year.
Would you recommend the BWI Garden (cottage) Suites for a family of 4? Or do you think they are primarily geared toward couples?
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Old 03-26-2013, 08:38 AM   #7
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Which resort has best club level and concierge and where is the best suite on disney property?
The "best" CL varies by individual as everyone has different opinions and likes/dislikes, but we have stayed GF RPC, GF SL, and WL CL and GF RPC is our favorite, followed by WL CL (didn't care for GF SL).
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Old 03-26-2013, 08:58 AM   #8
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..where is the best suite on disney property?
The best is probably at Cinderella Castle but you can't rent that one.

The most expensive is at the GF followed closely by the Poly.
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I have to go along with sfbank and nascargirl and pick the Boardwalk. We take our children and grandchildren there once a year and the cast is amazing!! I have been staying there for the past 10 years and cannot say enough about them!!
My husband I have stayed at other resorts when we travel alone, but that is only if my cast discount is not available at the BWI, but The BW will always be #1 with us.
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I have stayed GF RPC, GF SL, BWI, BC, YC and AKL.

My favorite overall experience is BWI. I would pick GF RPC next.

The food offerings and overall club location is the best at GF RPC. It's the only club level at WDW that comes close to giving you any wow factor that you would get staying concierge at non-Disney resorts. I just pick BWI as overall superior because I think the cast members who work in the Innkeepers Club are just so dang nice and helpful compared to the other club levels I have had at the other WDW resorts.

My least favorite has been BC.
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Old 03-26-2013, 11:49 AM   #11
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We are also staying at the Boardwalk, n done quite a lot of research so i guess its a good one. Or at least i hope so
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We have done the bc cl and the poly cl..both are really nice...the bwi sounds wonderful!
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I know some club level rooms are not located on same floor or near lounge, are there resorts this is not true for?
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I know some club level rooms are not located on same floor or near lounge, are there resorts this is not true for?
For standard CL rooms, the WL, BC, and YC are ones that I know of that the rooms are on the CL floor. The exception is a deluxe CL room. All 3 resorts have deluxe rooms that are located on floors other than the CL floor.
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Old 04-03-2013, 09:53 AM   #15
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Our favorite is Yacht Club CL. Great concierges and very nice food. We also like Beach Club CL.

RPC CL is nice, too, although we don't always like the attitude of all staff members there. The concierges are great. But, the food ladies act like they are protecting the food from consumption and whisk it away even before the appointed time. And, much of the food is served on tiny dishes designed to make it difficult to carry or eat very much.

We did not care for BWI CL. We thought the concierges were very unhelpful there and the evening wine choices were such that we switched to beer (and we are not usually beer drinkers.)
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