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Old 12-28-2012, 03:31 PM   #196
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idk maybe's it's just me....


but when I booked my stay last night I had the cm break down the cost with tickets and without. A 5 day park hopper turned out to be $318 with this promo and the same ticket on UT is $319?

Then he priced out 5 day base tickets and said they were $259 and UT has a price of $269, I guess it's a savings, but I just went room only because I'd rather be able to have the option of being able to cancel 5 days before the trip just in case the unthinkable happens.
I did the same thing. The ticket discount was nothing like it was promoted to be.
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Old 12-28-2012, 03:40 PM   #197
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I did the same thing. The ticket discount was nothing like it was promoted to be.

I mean if UT didn't exist then the discount would be better, but I always order my tickets through them and have always had a good experience.
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Old 12-28-2012, 04:09 PM   #198
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We're also room only at this point. I did save $330 with the Visa discount for our June POR trip. I'm currently on hold to see what the ticket discount is. Judging from what I've read here I'm not expecting much.
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Old 12-28-2012, 04:17 PM   #199
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I got the promo email for WDW... Is there one for Disneyland? Taking PC cruise in May 13 and it ends in LA. Perfect opportunity to take my Sr parents there.
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Old 12-28-2012, 04:35 PM   #200
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Just used this to book a regular room at Coronado Springs June 4th-12th for two adults and three children (11, 9, 2) with 7day MYW plus water park tickets. On the Disney website it would be $3264.31 and we paid $2674.12 for a savings of $590.19 or about 18 percent. The ticket discount didn't work out to be as much as I had figured but we will take what we can get.

Quote for Wilderness Lodge for the same trip was $3750.92 and for Beach Club $3824.12. Want to stay Deluxe just not sure it is worth the $1100 extra.

Thanks for letting us know the discount was available!
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Old 12-28-2012, 04:44 PM   #201
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so I I would have to wait for Disney to bill me, at the 45 mark, for my remaining balance? and then, pay it and not get my rewards in time for April 23 (our departure).

I can't open the card, and book a $5K vacation on it and pay for it in the next month? that is furstrating.....
You could pay your whole trip once you get the card and get the points the following month.

You cant book this deal until it goes to the gp because you wont have your card number to pay at least the deposit with.
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Old 12-28-2012, 04:51 PM   #202
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I just got off the phone with a very nice Cast Member, I changed our May 6-13 reservation at All Star Music, 5 day park hopper pass to the new discount. I saved $240, not great, but still a savings. I did hate the idea of paying full price without any Free Dining or anything, so the $240 is appreciated at this point.
The hold time on the phone was way too long, but did pay off in the end.
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Old 12-28-2012, 05:38 PM   #203
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Booked CSR for 6 nights 6/5-6/11 = $2390.30 with hopper and water parks for 2 kids 2 adults.

Saved $453.72

Total call was 40 minutes. I had a $200 gift card but they would only take my Disney Visa at payment for the deposit.
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:33 PM   #204
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Talking TA finally got it done

We only saved $200 off our stay at POFQ but I will take it. We just did not want to switch to any other resort.
Also my agent said that the person she talked to said that the DV discount has been very popular so far.
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:53 PM   #205
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I figure I will get an answer fast here:

anyone know if I apply for the disney visa today, will they let me book with the discount today?

also, if I put the entire trip on the card, and pay it, will I earn rewards on that and have time to redeem then in time for our trip in late April 2013?
I'm not sure if the biggest "plus" for you would be getting the rewards, or getting to book the discount early, so this may not work for you. But if you were mainly concerned with booking the promo asap, you could go to Chase tomorrow and get the debit card on the spot and come home and use it to apply the promo discount.
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Old 12-28-2012, 07:24 PM   #206
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There is no stay requirement for the room discount, but to take advantage of the tickey discount you need to
Thank you so much! We don't need tickets since we are traveling with family earlier in the week, arriving on Easter, so we just need the room only discount. I'll give a call tomorrow. Tonight, we watch POTC Dead Man's Chest!
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Old 12-28-2012, 07:33 PM   #207
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Okay, here are my totals--for anyone who is wondering about a value for 8 nights:

POP-May 25-June 2 (8 nights)
4 "adults"--me, DH,DS,DD
9 day tickets with Park Hopper and Water Parks

Listed price-$2881.70
DVisa price-$2,504.88
Savings of-$376.82

Oh, remember the days of free dining--THAT would have been a savings of $1,120.

$13 (based on menus) X 4 (people) X 2 QS/day X 8 (days)=$832
QS is $35/day for "adults=$1,120
Difference of $288.

Then, I figure the snack and mug difference--

4 snacks @ approx. $4 for 8 days=$128
4 mugs @$16.58=$66.
128 + 66= $194

Still around $100 cheaper to go without QS IF we do a snack a day and mugs; however, is $100 worth the convenience of scanning a card? Something else that I have to think about.
Oh, wait--I forgot that QS includes dessert, which my figure of $13 does not. Now, are desserts at every meal worth $100?????
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Old 12-29-2012, 08:07 AM   #208
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to pp...looks like you have your numbers right...and while I enjoyed the fun of soda mugs,and scanning a card for food...no, those things aren't worth the extra $$ IMHO! do your plan,and pay oop!
The only way all those extra desserts and drinks are 'worth it' is when dining is 'free'.... we never,ever finished all of the food at qs while on the plan. And my people can EAT.
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Old 12-29-2012, 08:14 AM   #209
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Based on the quote my TA gave me this AM for June, only the tickets were discounted, not the room (or a VERY small %). We are switching to POR.
Hi only to know because you have posted 2 differents scenarios, are you rtickets discounted or not, and if you can tell us how much you have saved switching form POFQ to POR because I already have posted that POFQ don´t will be discounted at all when I post the spreadshet. Thank you for your time and I´m very happy with your savings have a great 2013
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Old 12-29-2012, 10:12 AM   #210
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Danny I saved 5% off my standard room at POFQ with this deal and I had the tix too.

8 nights, 8 day PH, with dining plan...and save 150 bucks. We weren't willing to switch resorts.
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