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Old 10-23-2013, 09:08 PM   #91
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I think I've done this on another thread. Hopefully, I remain consistent.


GF ---always our favorite, beautiful lobby, convenient to MK
AKL---love the savannah, the lobby, the restaurants
BCV---super comfortable, great proximity to Epcot
WL--love the landscaping
Poly---large rooms, convenient to MK
CSR---fun feature pool
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Old 10-23-2013, 09:49 PM   #92
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My favorite is always the one I am currently staying at but I'll take a shot....

1) AKV
2) BCV
3) WLV
4) BLT
5) OKW
6) POFQ- if we hadn't stayed deluxe then joined DVC, would have probably always stayed here and been perfectly happy
7) Dolphin
8) CBR- never again!! Stay was fine, just absolutely hate this resort

Next up split BWV/WL CL, so I am sure this list will change!
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Old 10-23-2013, 10:58 PM   #93
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My stays:

1) Polynesian - Beach/Theme
2) Wilderness Lodge - Food/Serenity
3) Boardwalk Villas - Location/Balcony
5) Dolphin - Love the design, 24 hour snacks, location
6) Grand Floridian - Just wasn't for me when I was younger, giving it another shot this year
7) Art of Animation - Liked the in-room theming a lot, but the walk from the bus to the LM rooms after a 9am-12am park day was killer.

Looking forward to adding Yacht Club, All star sports, and Bay Lake Tower over the next year.
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Old 10-24-2013, 11:41 AM   #94
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1. POR
2. AoA
3. ASSports

Loved them all. POR wins for resort even though room was better at AoA cause we had a family suite.
Staying at Cont in January.
Goal is to stay in each resort once in my life.
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Old 10-24-2013, 12:47 PM   #95
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1. AKV / AKL - love everything about it!
2. BLT / CR - theme, closeness to MK, pools
3. POR - love to walk around the resort
4. CBR - pools
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Old 10-24-2013, 01:21 PM   #96
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1)BWV/BCV-Location, Location, Location!!
2)AKL/AKV-our home resort
3)CSR-love the rooms, also very beautiful around the resort
4)POR-feels like you are not in FL anymore, love the boat to DTD
5)All Star Vacation Home in Kissimmee-loved having our own pool
6)CBR-very pretty, just has been a long time since I've stayed there
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Old 10-31-2013, 11:26 AM   #97
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Thanks for the additions. This weekend, I'll update the numbers!!!
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Old 10-31-2013, 01:13 PM   #98
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I've tried this. It simply is impossible as most posters won't rank each resort.
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Old 10-31-2013, 02:13 PM   #99
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1. Por
2. Cbr
3. Csr
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Old 10-31-2013, 04:34 PM   #100
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I can't rank the ones I haven't stayed at, but here goes...

1. Beach Club
2. Poly
3. AKL
4. GF
5. Kidani
6. Boardwalk
7. Contemporary
8. Riverside
9. Dolphin
10. Movies
11. POFQ
12. Pop
13. Sports
14. Music
15. CBR
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Old 11-01-2013, 12:14 AM   #101
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1.Poly
2. WL
3. CSR
4. POR
5.Pop Century
6. Movies
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Old 11-01-2013, 06:43 AM   #102
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1. OKW
2. WL
3. AK
4. CBR
5. Poly
6. Pop


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Old 11-01-2013, 07:57 AM   #103
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1. AKL Jambo- my favorite by far

2. BWV- home! Can't beat the location.

3. BLT-love being so close to monorail, TOTW, and lake or theme park views

4. WLV-enjoyed it, but not as much as the three above.

5. SSR- just doesn't have enough magic for me.
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Old 11-01-2013, 08:23 AM   #104
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1. AKL
2. CSR
3. CR - Haven't stayed here since the refurb.
4. POR
5. CBR
6. POP - Enjoyed POP. Just not my style.
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Old 11-01-2013, 09:01 AM   #105
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Best for us: WL POFQ

Others we like but not at the rate they ask, even with discount codes: Poly CR Y&B

Resorts tried and never to return to : GF AKL CSR, OKW...

Resorts not even willing to try: All values Swan and Dolphin Boardwalk Wilderness Cabins Caribbean Beach
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