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Old 10-16-2013, 10:29 AM   #16
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Yes I originally wanted POR but no rooms available with my free dining PIN so I had to get 2 rooms at POP. I think we have just decided to stay at POP and spend the extra. It was tough to pull off the extra 1160.00 in less than 5 days but I think we have managed. And I do like the idea of actually being inside Disney and the extra benefit of having 2 rooms is 2 bathrooms and with teenage girls that will come in handy!
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Old 10-16-2013, 01:11 PM   #17
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another vote to check out the pricing for PO before you make a decision.
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However, if it came down to free stay Vs. 2 rooms on property, I would go with free stay.

Staying on site IS very special and I love the WDW transportation, but given your circumstances, I would opt for free stay if POR is not an option.
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Old 10-16-2013, 05:30 PM   #18
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I would keep calling and checking on different resorts each day since it would end up saving you over a thousand dollars. There are the Port Orleans Riverside rooms, Family Suites, Fort Wilderness Cabins, and lots of deluxe options. It's counter intuitive but sometimes a deluxe resort is less than 2 value rooms. The other issue is that if you do end up with having to do the 2 rooms you need to make sure they know they need to be connecting (door that opens between) because sometimes that is hard to get.
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Old 10-16-2013, 06:30 PM   #19
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There is also another promotion going on during your time frame. It offers up to 30% off rooms and you can add on the dining plan and tickets. It may be less expensive to stay at POR or maybe even a deluxe with this promo than getting 2 rooms at Pop. Plug in your dates and checkout the prices. I posted the link below. You'll have a great vacation, but I would absolutely stay onsite.

https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/sp...room-discount/
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