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Old 07-04-2012, 02:18 PM   #16
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WOW! Sounds like you really made out great! I hoped you tipped them well.

That's why I love the CM's at these resorts, they are exceptional. We received an upgrade today and 2 years ago when we went. I bought the CM a Coach change purse, from the Orlando Outlets, she loved it. But she totally deserved it.

Hope you had a magical time, personally I would not have left the suite!

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Old 07-04-2012, 02:26 PM   #17
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Wow, that is a wonderful upgrade. We had a similar experience two years ago. I booked a garden view at the Poly. There was a small problem with the room and I called and asked if they had another room. The same category, of course.

The gentlemen said, would a theme park view in the Hawaii bldg. (conceirge) be ok? I asked him if he was sure as I was in a garden view and he said yes. I couldn't believe it. We had a great time and I still think about how wonderful that room and view was. Congrats on the upgrade
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Old 07-04-2012, 05:13 PM   #18
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How magical!!!! So glad you enjoyed it. On a side note, good for you for shaking off the original disappointment and rolling with the punches... Looks like you were handsomely rewarded for your flexibility!!
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Old 07-04-2012, 05:43 PM   #19
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Congrats for that wonderful upgrade!! They definitely brought magic into your trip!
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Old 07-04-2012, 05:44 PM   #20
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Fantastic! I loved reading this and seeing the pictures.
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Old 07-04-2012, 07:15 PM   #21
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Hey you are in my room!!! We had that in 2010 as a magical upgrade and loved it...though I kept losing things thru out the stay....but loved the awesome suite!!!! My favorite was the view from the master bedroom balcony, I could have sat there all day.... Congrats!
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Old 07-04-2012, 07:41 PM   #22
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That is awesome!!! Glad that the same bellman got to see you after the upgrade so he could see the smile on your face!! Thanks for sharing all of the photos.
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Old 07-04-2012, 07:49 PM   #23
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What an amazing room upgrade. I thought I hit the jackpot last year when we were upgraded from a studio at AKL Villas to a 1 bedroom villa.
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Old 07-04-2012, 08:12 PM   #24
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Bizeemom4, thank you for sharing your magical story!

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Old 07-05-2012, 05:56 PM   #25
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Thanks for reading and for all of the positive comments. I took pictures of the Club Lounge too and I am going to add those to the YC/BC thread.

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Old 07-05-2012, 06:53 PM   #26
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What a fantastic upgrade! I love your view--spectacular
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Old 07-05-2012, 08:02 PM   #27
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Wow that is an amazing upgrade Thanks for sharing your pics.
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Old 07-05-2012, 10:26 PM   #28
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Your trip sounds wonderful! I would love to stay CL in any of the resorts one day!!! i'm glad you and your family had a nice time!
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Old 07-06-2012, 12:15 AM   #29
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Waiting for the pics of your bedroom ! Looks like the kids got the master bedroom
What an amazing upgrade. We're staying CL in AKL next month, now I hope to get one of those magical upgrades, lol!!

I know what you mean about no rush leaving CL to get to a park. That's what I'm afraid of, with us They'll have to pry us outta there to get on our DME back to MCO!
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WOW!!!
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