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Old 08-20-2013, 02:28 PM   #16
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Off site we stayed at the Dtd Hilton. Never again! On site I think the dolphin or wl I do like them both but like the akl bc and poly more.
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Old 08-20-2013, 02:29 PM   #17
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For us it's POFQ. We love POR but when we visited POFQ, the smallness of the resort made it feel cluttered and crowded. It's also supposed to have more of a city-style atmosphere, resembling Bourbon St. At POR, since it's larger and more spread out, it seemed like we rarely saw other people and had the run of the food court every morning. At POFQ, the food court was small and crowded and we had to sit in the lounge. We also didn't like that there was only one bus stop because it got crowded quickly. Didn't care much for the pool either. For many, POFQ's size is what is appealing since not much walking is involved and all room locations are good. But a small resort has it's drawbacks too and that was what it was for us.
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Old 08-20-2013, 02:35 PM   #18
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Over-all? CBR. 7 bus stops are just too many. It felt like we wasted a lot of time just riding around the resort before heading to the parks. I also didn't like the whole set up of the Custom House being separate from Old Port Royal.

The food court also left much to be desired. Not a huge variety, and one really rude CM.

My least favorite deluxe would be the Beach Club. Way over-rated. Not much in the way of quick service food (not everyone runs to Epcot or the boardwalk when they are hungry) and it is a huge disappointment that they shut down Storm Along Bay so early at night. We are a family that likes to swim after a long day in the parks, so having to swim in the plain quiet pool while SAB stares at you is not fun.

Oh, and the bus service from the Beach Club was pathetic. Crowded buses that made multiple stops and took a long time getting where they were going. Ick.
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Old 08-20-2013, 02:48 PM   #19
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CSR. We had some housekeeping issues (nothing that ruined our stay but still an issue) plus I didn't care for the theme or the food court. I wouldn't pay to stay there again but if someone else in the family was paying and wanted to stay there I would stay again. I would also prefer it over offsite if there were no other options.
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Old 08-20-2013, 02:50 PM   #20
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Any of the All Stars. Although I havenít stayed there, we did visit when friends of ours were staying and I didnít like the feel for them at all. Way too crowded and the rooms were small.
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Old 08-20-2013, 03:02 PM   #21
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We have only stayed at POP and for the first time we will be staying at a deluxe for Christmas...

Least Favorite Value~ All Star Music & All Star Sports.. I do not like the theme of those hotels at all..

Least Favorite Moderate~ Caribbean Beach Resort..Love how the resort looks on the outside but think that the rooms look very outdated(with the exception of the pirate themed rooms)..Also don't like how there are so many bus stops within the resort.

Least Favorite Deluxe ~ Grand Floridian..Love how the outside of it looks but the rooms look a bit too old fashioned to me..
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Old 08-20-2013, 03:23 PM   #22
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Least favorite: AKL
Next is CSR
and lastly GF

NEVER to return to those!
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Old 08-20-2013, 04:02 PM   #23
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For us it's POFQ. We love POR but when we visited POFQ, the smallness of the resort made it feel cluttered and crowded. It's also supposed to have more of a city-style atmosphere, resembling Bourbon St. At POR, since it's larger and more spread out, it seemed like we rarely saw other people and had the run of the food court every morning. At POFQ, the food court was small and crowded and we had to sit in the lounge. We also didn't like that there was only one bus stop because it got crowded quickly. Didn't care much for the pool either. For many, POFQ's size is what is appealing since not much walking is involved and all room locations are good. But a small resort has it's drawbacks too and that was what it was for us.
Exactly. When we stayed there, there was something I just couldn't put my finger on. You just described it perfectly!
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Old 08-20-2013, 04:31 PM   #24
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Port Orleans French Quarter, but only because one of the giant masks in the food court scares the heck out of me!
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Old 08-20-2013, 06:06 PM   #25
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The All Stars. We have stayed at Music and Movies and had problems with Brazilians at both. Never again will we stay Value.
Brazilians don't stay at mods or deluxe? A bit discriminatory aren't we.....I do hear though,that they can be quite obnoxious in big groups in the parks...then again,I have been known to be a bit obnoxious all by myself!
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Brazilians don't stay at mods or deluxe? A bit discriminatory aren't we.....I do hear though,that they can be quite obnoxious in big groups in the parks...then again,I have been known to be a bit obnoxious all by myself!
I have stayed at Deluxe, Mod and Value and they've only been a problem at the Values. They were rude, nude and travelled in packs chanting.
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Old 08-20-2013, 06:14 PM   #27
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CBR- way to big! Don't like having an internal bus to get around.
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Old 08-20-2013, 06:22 PM   #28
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Another thumbs down for All Star Sports. It may be OK when not overrun by sports/cheer/dance/BTG groups. But that wasn't our experience. Found the rooms too small and cramped for our family. The theming of the resort left us cold. Management didn't/couldn't/wouldn't control the out of control kids running amok even late at night. We've never had that experience at any other Disney resort.
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Old 08-20-2013, 07:03 PM   #29
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The All Stars. We have stayed at Music and Movies and had problems with Brazilians at both. Never again will we stay Value.
"problems with Brazilians"???

Prejudiced much?
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"problems with Brazilians"???

Prejudiced much?
It's not against the people. It's against the penchant for big huge loud chanting tour groups that people from that country have.
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