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Old 10-11-2013, 06:35 AM   #16
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As someone who suffered from sleep apnea and feels much better now that I use a CPAP nightly, may I strongly encourage any snorers to go for sleep studies to ensure that the snoring is not endangering your health.
Well said! CPAP has changed the way DH sleeps completely!

The walk from BLT to CR isn't bad at all. POR you could have a huge walk so it is a good thing none of them want it! If you all want the original resort, then it may just be worth it to book 2 rooms and deal with the price so everyone can enjoy their sleep. Good luck!
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Old 10-11-2013, 10:08 AM   #17
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You didn't identify who snores? One of you or all of you? As a certified chainsaw without a muffler snorer - I can attest that snorers wake up battered and bruised when in tight quarters -- I've been elbowed, kicked, bumped, hit by a pillow and had shoes thrown at me. I suggest 2 rooms! Tom
Sounds just like what i did to my dad last trip lmao
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Old 10-11-2013, 10:34 AM   #18
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DEfnitely go with two rooms. And try to convince your mother to rent a scooter from an offsite company. I rent from apple scooter. You can read about it on the disabilities board. It will meek Everyone's trip much more enjoyable. She can always park it and walk if she wants and the bus drivers are great at helping load. The average person walks 9 miles a day at WDW.
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Old 10-11-2013, 10:53 AM   #19
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2 rooms at POFQ is a good value and the resort is small with very good bus service. That is where we go when we don't stay in a deluxe.
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Old 10-11-2013, 11:20 AM   #20
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My mother snores and grinds her teeth. She came with DD and I on a recent trip and we all stayed in the same room. I used "Flent's Quiet Contour" ear plugs and they worked perfectly. Blocked out all sound and buying a pack of those was much less expensive then paying for an extra room!
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Old 10-11-2013, 11:29 AM   #21
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You should price out renting points for a 2BCV it should cost about the same as paying direct to disney for a 1BCV. You don't have to always pay up front. I rented and payed a 10% deposit and the rest was due 60days from arrival. Just depends who you rent from.
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Old 10-11-2013, 12:48 PM   #22
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Earplugs! Worked for me when doing a 1 night stay in a tiny hotel room.
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I have family members who snore, and we share hotel rooms when we travel. I have used earplugs, but prefer to use a white noise machine instead. I have an app on my iPad and iPod that works great, and also has an alarm clock as well (hotel alarm clocks and I don't get along very well). We all agreed on the "sound" to be used, and it blocks noise from neighboring rooms too.

As far as where to stay, I would go with whatever appeals to you the most.
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Old 10-13-2013, 07:18 AM   #24
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Thanks everyone for the advice!!! We are going to go with ear plugs and nasal strips! Staying CL at the BC!


We've both had sleep studies lucky no apnea! Just good ol fashion light snorers lol
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Old 10-13-2013, 09:37 AM   #25
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The walk from BLT takes about 8 minutes or so and it's not too bad. But, we went with my 63yo mom with a bad knee and it was a little rough on her. She walked the whole week, at a slightly slower pace, but by the time we got to the main gate she felt like she was done walking for the day.

Also at night the monorail would stop running after a certain time and there was sometimes a bus and sometimes not. So one night after a long, long day of walking around the parks, we had to walk back to the resort and I didn't think she was going to make it!

Just thought I'd mention since you said "mobility issues."
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Thanks everyone for the advice!!! We are going to go with ear plugs and nasal strips! Staying CL at the BC!


We've both had sleep studies lucky no apnea! Just good ol fashion light snorers lol
I know you have already made your decision, but did you consider two STUDIOS over at Beach Club Villas? They are the same price as a 1 BR and you may be able to negotiate with a DVC owner to make payments. I know I always accepted payments when I rented if it was a long way out.
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