AKV August Questions/DVDs/HA

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  1. spaddy

    spaddy <font color=deeppink>I swear he would make us ride

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    I have a dedicated standard view studio for the beginning of August.

    First, does anyone know if any of the dedicated studios will be HA? I have a 2 year old and I would hate to be in Florida in August without a tub.

    Second, is AKV going to have DVD rentals like some of the other DVCs? I figured even if they did it might not be until the new section opens in '09.

    I got my ME info in the mail today. I am so excited. I am also scared of extreme heat and construction noise.
     
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  3. DVC Grammy

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    The studios have tubs w/showers, not just showers. I don't know if the HA villas will be in Jambo, or in Kidani, or both.
    Florida in August is extremely hot (and humid), so if this is a physical problem, see if you can change it for later in the year (Nov to April are usually the cool months).
    IIRC, the villas do have DVDs.
    :goodvibes
     
  4. pilferk

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    Zawadi Marketplace, from what I've heard, will "rent" DVD's to DVC members, though when that's supposed to be implemented I'm not sure. They're also currently in the process of getting a MUCH expanded (like 3x the size) cooler installed....so they'll also carry the variety of food items many of the DVC gift shops carry.
     
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    Some DVC HA studios are shower only. Perhaps you should ask for a studio with a tub.
     
  6. spaddy

    spaddy <font color=deeppink>I swear he would make us ride

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    I was going to send my mom over early to check in. She is definitely not an expert and these things and I didn't want to give her any instructions that were not needed. I thought maybe there was someway to find out if any of those first room were to be HA. I guess I will call MS and hope for the best.

    I would love to know about the DVD rentals. I hate to carry DVDs with me if I don't have to. I guess my son can live without them for a couple nights.

    THanks.
     
  7. pilferk

    pilferk Jambo Wildbunch Gang

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    On that note, I emailed our guide the question about DVD's today.

    He said they should be available by early Sept at Zawadi, if not sooner.
     

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