possibly the lamest PIN ever

Discussion in 'Disney Resorts' started by krispyk, Sep 1, 2010.

  1. krispyk

    krispyk Earning My Ears

    Jun 3, 2010
    I couldn't believe I was actually sent a PIN. Then I read the email...

    10% off resorts for select Sundays through Thursdays when they're already offering room discounts of 25% to 40%.

    W.T.F. ?
  2. larryz

    larryz Rogue Five DIS Lifetime Sponsor

    Apr 16, 2006
    Dubya Tee Eff = what's this for? (I hope...after all, this is a family board.)

    Anyway, are you sure it's a pin, or was it the "general public code" email?
  3. AJRitz

    AJRitz DIS DAD #420

    Jan 26, 2010
    It's a separate offer than the public offers, for which there is limited availability. This offer is likely a sign that the bigger public discounts have been effective and the rooms set aside for those offers are pretty well booked up on the dates when the 10% discount would be effective.
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  5. Tarheel girl 1975

    Tarheel girl 1975 Supposed Former Fastpass Hoarder

    Jul 16, 2008
    I got a pin once which actually wasn't a discount at all. The rates listed on the pin were rack rates. Needless to say, we didn't use it.
  6. Music City Mama

    Music City Mama DIS Veteran

    Dec 31, 2009
    I can relate! I'm going to C&P below my post on a thread from the Discounts Codes/Rates board:

    My calculations show that it's slighty cheaper than this without this "deal". Unless kids are free (which they failed to mention), I don't see how this is a deal at all. And yes, it has an actual PIN in the email to mention when making the reservation. So weird.
  7. mamabright

    mamabright Mouseketeer

    Jul 30, 2009
    I got the same PIN code. The dates didn't work for me but I did not do the math to see if it was a good deal or not. I went last on the 4/3 deal so I want that again so I can convince DH to go back anytime soon.
  8. shanasbananas

    shanasbananas Earning My Ears

    Apr 28, 2010
    YES! The 4/3 deal was awesome! We did that last summer and even though there's free dining this trip, I think the 4/3 worked out better for us. Hope it comes back some day! pixiedust:
  9. Missytara

    Missytara I'm all ears!

    Apr 3, 2009

    Honestly, unless something drastic happens to the economy, I don't think you will ever see the 4/3 deal again. I think that would be a deal they would lose money on, and would most likely never do again unless they were really, really desparate.

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