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Old 08-15-2013, 11:05 AM   #1
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Saratoga vs Old key west!!

We are planning a trip next year and can't decide between saratoga springs and old key west any ideas please
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We are planning a trip next year and can't decide between saratoga springs and old key west any ideas please
Saratoga Springs is closer to Downtown Disney but we enjoy Old Key West for the quieter and more peaceful atmosphere, especially after the parks.
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What size villa and how many people in your group?

Old Key West has bigger villas. Also, between the setup (no long hallways) and the large balconies with mature landscaping, the villas at OKW seem more private.

The larger units at OKW have a dining table rather than the bench setup that SSR has. The studios have 2 beds rather than a bed/sleeper.

I like the villa decor better at SSR. If we are just two people staying in a studio, I prefer SSR but otherwise I prefer OKW because of the larger units.

The pools are better at SSR. I like the food options a little better at SSR. SSR has a full service spa on property and I also like the layout at the resort better-it's easier to navigate and walk IMO.

SSR's walkway to DTD is being closed so there's really no longer that advantage for SSR. Both have boat access.

I think both are nice resorts and my choice depends on who I'm going with. I'm a spa person so I have more frequently stayed at SSR although I prefer the villas at OKW.
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we are a family of 4, 2 adults and 2 kids 13 and 14.. we have looked at both but we are leaning towards SSR i think. i do like the idea of the bigger villas at AKW but we wont really be spending much time in there.. we like the idea of DTD only a boat ride away..
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we are a family of 4, 2 adults and 2 kids 13 and 14.. we have looked at both but we are leaning towards SSR i think. i do like the idea of the bigger villas at AKW but we wont really be spending much time in there.. we like the idea of DTD only a boat ride away..
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It's only a boat ride away from OKW as well to DTD.
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It's only a boat ride away from OKW as well to DTD.
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we are a family of 4, 2 adults and 2 kids 13 and 14.. we have looked at both but we are leaning towards SSR i think. i do like the idea of the bigger villas at AKW but we wont really be spending much time in there.. we like the idea of DTD only a boat ride away..
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Both are nice, but with 2 teenagers you'd be surprised how having more space will help, at least it does with our 2 teenage DDs.
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2 adults, 2 teens in a one bedroom - I would pick SSR.

2 adults, 2 teens in a studio. No hesitation - I would pick OKW.
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