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View Poll Results: Which resort for first no kids trip?
POP 2 1.74%
POR 56 48.70%
CBR 11 9.57%
CSR 46 40.00%
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Old 04-04-2013, 09:53 AM   #16
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I voted for Pop. Given the choice, I would rather the cheaper resort (you can request a king sized bed) and spend the extra money on a couple nice dinners.
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:03 AM   #17
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I voted for Pop. Given the choice, I would rather the cheaper resort (you can request a king sized bed) and spend the extra money on a couple nice dinners.
I agree about staying at Pop. Some of the cons for Pop that I have seen are that the rooms are small. But that isn't an issue for a trip with just two adults. We stayed there this year on our first trip as empty nesters and had a great experience. We like the fifties building top floor facing the lake. Very nice view!
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:09 AM   #18
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Beach or Boardwalk. No question.
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:10 AM   #19
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Sorry I didn't read the op... I generally would pick POR. It's my favorite mod. Fewer kids, great romantic feel.
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:11 AM   #20
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Not on your poll -

but I would rent points and stay at AKV!


Beware - renting points and going without kids may cause you BUY DVC
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:11 AM   #21
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I can only speak about POR - I haven't yet stayed at CSR but it is definitely on my list - I have eaten lunch there and explored. I liked POR - but being from Houston it did really feel like home - with the "Southern" feel - and there were lots of families - but it was quiet. I thought CSR felt more adult - the food court had actual dishes and silverware and it is a convention center resort so it had more business like vibe which I enjoyed - the quiet pools looked very relaxing. Both resorts are rather large and have internal bus stops.

Either choice would be great of course - have a great trip whatever you decide!
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:14 AM   #22
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For those recommending POP..there is only a $285 difference in POP vs. the mods with discount and all figured in so it would be almost difficult not to choose a mod... but then again I've never stayed at any of them so I really don't know I guess!
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:18 AM   #23
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Can't go wrong with POR or CSR (which lead in the poll)...maybe flip a coin. When we stayed at POR, we ate at Boatwright's and it was very very good...we have since wanted to go back, but never can find the time to make a trip over to POR for a meal.
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:47 AM   #24
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Maybe it wouldn't be so bad if POR reminded me of home? The dining areas even remind me of Cracker Barrel! LOL Of course I do love Cracker Barrel and eat there almost weekly! I am going to drive myself crazy..maybe this is why I have never stayed onsite yet..I could never make a decision on where to stay! lol
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:51 AM   #25
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DH and myself stayed at CBR for our honeymoon in 2006 and have been back 3x since then. Love the caribbean feel, music, lush landscaping, beaches with hammocks to relax on. The main pool area is awesome with water slides & hot tubs & each village also has its own private pool area. We found this resort very relaxing & romantic, I don't think it's a hotel made just for kids.
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Maybe it wouldn't be so bad if POR reminded me of home? The dining areas even remind me of Cracker Barrel! LOL Of course I do love Cracker Barrel and eat there almost weekly! I am going to drive myself crazy..maybe this is why I have never stayed onsite yet..I could never make a decision on where to stay! lol
I think you are leaning toward CSR and I think you'd really like it. Different from home and they have beautiful grounds and some pretty good food options. I would select that one if I were you....
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I think you are leaning toward CSR and I think you'd really like it. Different from home and they have beautiful grounds and some pretty good food options. I would select that one if I were you....
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Old 04-04-2013, 11:39 AM   #28
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I thought I'd share with you what my DH and I are going to do next month, as we are also going on our first "no kids" trip to WDW. Now, mind you we've NEVER stayed on property. However, after much research, comparing and indecision, I decided to do a split stay. We are staying at CSR the first two nights and then Contemporary the last two nights. I chose CSR because of the theming (subtle, sophisticated Disney), pool, and the various reviews/opinions I read. I also wanted to be closer to the parks we are going to the first two days - DHS and AK. Disney takes care of moving your luggage to the new resort, so you don't have to worry about that. It *seems* like it will be a seamless transition.

So maybe a split stay is something for you to consider...
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Old 04-04-2013, 12:03 PM   #29
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I have stayed at POFQ not POR . CSr has the best bus service of any resort we have stayed at. We loved the location of POFQ which is why I choose POR over CSR. I would look into WL or AKL like a PP said cost could be close.

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Not on your poll -

but I would rent points and stay at AKV!


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Would it not be too late now to get something for the end of June?
Looking at David's prices, yes, renting points would definitely not be much different than a mod with a king bed.
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