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Old 12-09-2013, 01:34 PM   #1
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Which resorts have sand to play in?

Our favorite part of CBR are the beaches. But we'd like to try a new spot - any other value/moderate resorts with beaches?
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Old 12-09-2013, 03:33 PM   #2
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It's a deluxe resort, but OKW has a sand area that our kids (12 and 9) love. There's no beach, it's between the pool and the playground.
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Old 12-09-2013, 03:39 PM   #3
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YC/BC have a wonderful beach along with sand bottom pool at SAB, they're deluxe, though. My kids LOVED playing in the sand at SAB.
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Old 12-09-2013, 03:45 PM   #4
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WL, Poly, GF
I'm sure there are more too...these are just the ones I know well
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Old 12-09-2013, 03:56 PM   #5
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Swan/dolphin too
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Old 12-09-2013, 04:05 PM   #6
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CR has a sandy beach area.
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Old 12-09-2013, 04:12 PM   #7
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Old 12-09-2013, 05:08 PM   #8
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I believe CBR is the only mod/value resort that has a beach area.

As others have mentioned there are deluxe/DVC resorts that have a beach or sand area:
GF
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Poly
WL
Swan/Dolphin
OKW
YC/BC
BCV
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There's also a beach at the FW campground.
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Old 12-09-2013, 05:13 PM   #9
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Coronado Springs has a beach area complete with hammocks in the Cabanas section.











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Coronado Springs has a beach area complete with hammocks in the Cabanas section.
I thought I saw a sandbox too in pictures.

Edit- Nevermind, I see now OP wanted beach sand not playground sand. Duh.... Just ignore me lol.
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Old 12-09-2013, 05:28 PM   #11
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I thought I saw a sandbox too in pictures.

Edit- Nevermind, I see now OP wanted beach sand not playground sand. Duh.... Just ignore me lol.
You are right - they have an awesome sand box / play area too
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Old 12-09-2013, 07:46 PM   #12
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Our favorite part of CBR are the beaches. But we'd like to try a new spot - any other value/moderate resorts with beaches?
Fort Wilderness has a sandy beach
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Old 12-10-2013, 07:49 AM   #13
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Thanks All! Paying $300 a night is so foreign to me... Although we could probably afford it - will have to ponder this! The sandy bottom pool sounds fantastic - is that the same resort with the amazing waterpark like pool?
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Old 12-10-2013, 07:53 AM   #14
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YC/BC have a wonderful beach along with sand bottom pool at SAB, they're deluxe, though. My kids LOVED playing in the sand at SAB.
I tried to figure it out ... But what's SAB? TIA

My SIL has a camper, we have a tent - is there an area where we could share?

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Old 12-10-2013, 08:16 AM   #15
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I tried to figure it out ... But what's SAB? TIA

My SIL has a camper, we have a tent - is there an area where we could share?
SAB = Storm-Along Bay, which is the name of the pool complex at YC/BC.
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