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Old 05-26-2008, 10:51 PM   #301
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I've been lurking on this thread all afternoon. We booked our last minute reservation today for June 8-13. I've never stayed at a value resort. Actually the only disney resort I have ever stayed at is AKL for our honeymoon. Usually we stay in Daytona Beach and drive over for a day at Disney. We just got back last Saturday from our beach trip. We took my DS1 to MK for the first time last Monday. He enjoyed it so much that we decided to take a Disney trip in two weeks. Will the crowds be horrible? It was not that bad last Monday. Also, are the buses really crowded during this time of year? I'm scared of that with carrying along DS. Last question, if we decide to drive to the parks will we still have to pay $11 to park or will we get a pass for staying on property? Thanks!!!
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Old 05-27-2008, 05:55 AM   #302
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I can't answer any of your questions, except the pass part. If you have a vehicle you and stay in a WDW resort you get a pass, so you don't have to pay for parking. From what I heard the buses aren't that bad, at least that is what I am hoping for since that is what I will be using.
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Old 05-27-2008, 06:04 AM   #303
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Requests granted????

Do you generally get your room requests granted at Sports???
Normally, we pay for preferred, but I would rather stay in the football section. So I am thinking about removing the preferred from our room reservation and reqesting the section I want. I know that a request is not
guaranteed and I could end up in the boonies. I was just wondering if the majority of people get what they ask for???

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Old 05-27-2008, 06:14 AM   #304
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Do you generally get your room requests granted at Sports???
Normally, we pay for preferred, but I would rather stay in the football section. So I am thinking about removing the preferred from our room reservation and reqesting the section I want. I know that a request is not
guaranteed and I could end up in the boonies. I was just wondering if the majority of people get what they ask for???

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I requested Sports for our December 2007 trip and then requested Sports for my trip with my sister in April 2008. Both times we were given Sports. Sports is very close to the food court and the bus pick up. I always ask for third floor, quiet area. I prefer building 7.

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Old 05-27-2008, 06:23 AM   #305
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Room request really rely on how busy the resort is. If it is super busy it is more difficult to grant the request.

Actually from walking around the resort there is nothing that is to far away. We stayed at Carribean Beach and had to walk super far. This resort is really not that spread out at all. It would be a little bit of a walk for some of the farthest rooms but nothing to far in my opinion.
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Old 05-27-2008, 07:29 AM   #306
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another first timer here!! We'll be there Sept 10-15th! Trying to plow through this thread!
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Old 05-31-2008, 02:46 PM   #307
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Old 05-31-2008, 03:07 PM   #308
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Me & DGS9 (my little sports nut) are booked here for one night in Oct (first time at All Stars). You can be sure I will take plenty of pics to share. Looking forward to our stay, even if it is only for a night.

Update: Actually, we will not be staying at Assports afterall. Got a good deal on CBR for that one night.

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Old 06-01-2008, 03:45 PM   #309
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Subbing! Stayed at all star sports in 2001 and have been back 2 WDW twice since then, stayed at POP and CSR... but are going with sports Sept 1-7 this year....Loving the pics of the new renovations!
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Old 06-01-2008, 05:09 PM   #310
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tinkerbellmagic hopefully you will post some of your pictures.

Can't wait to hear about your trip.
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Old 06-01-2008, 06:38 PM   #311
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tinkerbellmagic hopefully you will post some of your pictures.

Can't wait to hear about your trip.
I definitely will share photos. I took many of CSR last year with my new camera which I posted with my report of that resort (http://disboards.com/showthread.php?t=1549481 wow, embarrassed to see I never finished it) so am very much looking forward to sharing pics of ASstars too. Let's see what I can accomplish staying just one night.
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Update: Looks like we will not be staying at Assports afterall. Got a good deal on CBR for that one night.

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Old 06-04-2008, 08:18 AM   #312
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locker rooms?

We are staying Sept 20-24. I wondered if the pool area had lockers/showers? We have 2 rooms, but it would speed things along sometimes if the guys could grab a quick shower there while dd and I used the rooms. Anyone know?
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Old 06-04-2008, 08:54 AM   #313
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We will be there In 12 days!! I will post pics of the resort when I return.

All star sports- June 16th - 21st then hotel in downtown disney Wooo Hooo!
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Old 06-04-2008, 11:11 AM   #314
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dizneekim are you asking if they have a locker room with showers?

If that is your questions the answer is they do not have a locker room with showers at All Star Sports.
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Old 06-04-2008, 11:26 AM   #315
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Yes, that's what I wanted to know. We will plan accordingly. Thank you!
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