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Old 02-06-2011, 09:52 PM   #61
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Ok, I finally took the plunge yesterday. I have never stayed on-site before at Disney but just booked a week at the Poly in late march for my wife and I! Looking forward to staying, though I must admit sometimes I get a bit nervous reading the tripadvisor reviews. Here's hoping for a massively magical vacation
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Old 02-07-2011, 08:38 AM   #62
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This threas is great...thank you so much for all the info and pics!!!!
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Old 02-07-2011, 09:33 AM   #63
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Wow - the new thread looks great! We're down to 25 more days till Club level at the Poly!! Can't wait. This is our third stay at the Poly but our first one doing club level. Have to say that I love IPO!
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Old 02-07-2011, 12:23 PM   #64
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Wow - the new thread looks great! We're down to 25 more days till Club level at the Poly!! Can't wait. This is our third stay at the Poly but our first one doing club level. Have to say that I love IPO!
I know, they have been an amazing help for us with almost anything we needed or wanted. And always with a reply within less than an hour.
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Old 02-07-2011, 01:08 PM   #65
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Like I have heard other people say... people report on trip advisor when they are disappointed. I have read through about 500 pages of posts on the Poly and I would say 95% are positive. Enjoy your stay!
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Old 02-07-2011, 02:00 PM   #66
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Hoping to win another one over

My BF and I will be going to POLY in september with our small boys. When I invited her along, her opinion of the POLY was "eh". She was not as thrilled to the bone as I was. I got CL just for that reason alone, her "eh" is going to turn into a WOW! I just know it!
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Old 02-07-2011, 02:13 PM   #67
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Like I have heard other people say... people report on trip advisor when they are disappointed. I have read through about 500 pages of posts on the Poly and I would say 95% are positive. Enjoy your stay!
You are so right, way to see the big picture! This trip is gonna be freakin awesome! I Keep eyeing that Dole Whip dispenser in the pics on the front page now
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Old 02-07-2011, 02:48 PM   #68
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I love this thread!!!

However I miss being at the Poly. (insert whine)

For those who have a trip coming up soon...have a magical time!!
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Old 02-07-2011, 03:13 PM   #69
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I love this thread!!
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Old 02-07-2011, 05:54 PM   #70
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Hi! I love this thread! My 2 sisters and I are going to the Poly for the first time next month. I am really excited!! Any suggestions on a room request? We won't be spending a lot of time in the parks, and are looking forward to enjoying the resort ammenities. We would like to be near the feature pool and GCH (read lounge! ) What do you think?

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Old 02-07-2011, 07:53 PM   #71
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First off I love this thread.....DF and I will be staying there for our honeymoon in 13 days!!!! I purchased a theme park view room, but if I want the best room what should I ask for, and do I call the ressie number and ask them or how do I "request" a room? Also what time is the best for the Luau? Also in this thread is TTC the ticket and transfer center? OK enough of my questions!!
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Old 02-07-2011, 07:59 PM   #72
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First off I love this thread.....DF and I will be staying there for our honeymoon in 13 days!!!! I purchased a theme park view room, but if I want the best room what should I ask for, and do I call the ressie number and ask them or how do I "request" a room? Also what time is the best for the Luau? Also in this thread is TTC the ticket and transfer center? OK enough of my questions!!
In my honest opinion, ANY Theme Park View room will have a pretty great view. But there's also the Tahiti vs. Tuvalu argument as well, with people swearing one or the other is better. Personally, I would just roll the dice and let Disney take care of the Pixie Dust, sometimes it's possible to over think things such as trying to narrow down to a specific room, and end up disappointed. If you've paid for TPV, you're in for a treat, no matter what room you end up in.

Now, that being said... If you really want a balcony, request a third floor room, or a first floor for a patio. I always thought that being up higher would be better, but for our last trip we ended up on the first floor, and it was just as magnificent.

The TTC is the Transportation and Ticket Center.

I hope you have a MAGICAL honeymoon! I know we did! I can't think of a better place to spend one than the Polynesian and WDW!

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Old 02-08-2011, 05:52 AM   #73
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Anything on the quiet pool?? Have the bulldozers moved in yet?
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Old 02-08-2011, 08:29 AM   #74
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Awesome job with the new thread!!! I really have the urge to book a Poly trip now!
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Old 02-08-2011, 09:34 AM   #75
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First off I love this thread.....DF and I will be staying there for our honeymoon in 13 days!!!! I purchased a theme park view room, but if I want the best room what should I ask for, and do I call the ressie number and ask them or how do I "request" a room? Also what time is the best for the Luau? Also in this thread is TTC the ticket and transfer center? OK enough of my questions!!
Best Wishes to you both! Regarding the Luau, I hope you have already made your reservations. It's best if you call 1-407-WDW DINE to make all your reservations. That way you won't have to be disappointed when you walk up and can't get a table at that place you've been dreaming of. You can also make reservations online through the WDW website. That place will show you all the time choices available at restaurants. It's really handy!

It's found under "Where to Eat" at the top and then you choose "Make a Dining Reservation" and if you have already done all that, then great!
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