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Forum: General Chat 3 Jul 19, 09:55 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,297
Posted By Lizzim
It was from Harveys, I think it cost about 700...

It was from Harveys, I think it cost about 700. Its pretty comfortable, good for an afternoon nap 😊
Forum: General Chat 3 Jul 19, 08:58 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,297
Posted By Lizzim
Its actually not tiles - but lots of people have...

Its actually not tiles - but lots of people have said the same thing :) We needed a bit of colour to brighten it up :)
Forum: General Chat 3 Jul 19, 08:31 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,297
Posted By Lizzim
So, we have been in this house almost 3 years now...

So, we have been in this house almost 3 years now and over the last couple of months we have been replacing the main bathroom.

I forgot to take a before picture but it was a basic bath with...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Jul 19, 07:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 555
Posted By Lizzim
I believe it is only free for Virgin Holidays...

I believe it is only free for Virgin Holidays customers, everyone else pays $10 per person (I think).
Forum: General DVC Discussion 1 Jul 19, 12:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By Lizzim
Id be surprised if there is much availability...

Id be surprised if there is much availability for Sept (in DVC) this year at such a late stage.

Reference cancellation it would depend on the terms you agree with an owner but Disney are not...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 20 Jun 19, 02:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 556
Posted By Lizzim
For buses, you have to catch a shuttle (or walk)...

For buses, you have to catch a shuttle (or walk) over to Saratoga and then get the bus from there.
Forum: General DVC Discussion 20 Jun 19, 08:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 556
Posted By Lizzim
We stayed in a treehouse a few years ago (2013)...

We stayed in a treehouse a few years ago (2013) and loved it. I did a trip report (linked in signature), but you do need a car as the buses are a pain.
Forum: General Chat 19 Jun 19, 11:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,225
Posted By Lizzim
Did you speak to the Managing Partner? I would be...

Did you speak to the Managing Partner? I would be explaining that this is unacceptable - you are paying for a service and it isn't your problem how they manage the workload.

I would say - in all...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 18 Jun 19, 02:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,585
Posted By Lizzim
Yep - Im still trying to work out if it is worth...

Yep - Im still trying to work out if it is worth renewing when our passes expire in Oct, only slightly more than a 14 day ticket even with the increase.
Forum: General Chat 18 Jun 19, 01:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,225
Posted By Lizzim
I would ask to speak to the managing partner who...

I would ask to speak to the managing partner who is responsible for the conveyancing department with a view to making a complaint / to ask how they can rectify the situation.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 17 Jun 19, 08:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,087
Posted By Lizzim
Yep - it probably didn't help that neither of us...

Yep - it probably didn't help that neither of us are experienced around boats and the canals are quite technical in some areas so we were probably a bit cautious. With hindsight some kind of tour...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 17 Jun 19, 07:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,087
Posted By Lizzim
We did this a few years ago (trip report can be...

We did this a few years ago (trip report can be found in my signature), we loved the location and really enjoyed the trip but didn't get any use out of the boat as we were unlucky with the weather...
Forum: Accommodation 17 Jun 19, 10:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,244
Posted By Lizzim
The standard rooms have been excluded since the...

The standard rooms have been excluded since the start so you wouldnt have got them at any point this year.
Forum: Accommodation 17 Jun 19, 10:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,244
Posted By Lizzim
The offer is still on, but certain room types at...

The offer is still on, but certain room types at particular resorts are not included - an example being standard rooms at POR.

Also, dates after Oct aren't included.
Forum: General Chat 16 Jun 19, 02:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,357
Posted By Lizzim
No, you should be able to upload them.

No, you should be able to upload them.
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 16 Jun 19, 11:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,889
Posted By Lizzim
We always get the steak and chicken combo which...

We always get the steak and chicken combo which is a good amount of food for us. The steak does tend to be smaller.

The desserts are better than the sound too - when we are on the DDP we always...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 15 Jun 19, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By Lizzim
No, you won't have to pay parking on a DVC points...

No, you won't have to pay parking on a DVC points stay.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 12 Jun 19, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By Lizzim
We flew Air New Zealand to LA back in 2012, we...

We flew Air New Zealand to LA back in 2012, we were in economy and I think it was probably one of the best economy flights we have been on.

Crew was helpful, food was reasonable and the price was...
Forum: General Chat 11 Jun 19, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 457
Posted By Lizzim
Weve done two trips with kids (not ours) in the...

Weve done two trips with kids (not ours) in the last couple of years. They were a mix of onsite and villa but links are in my signature :)
Forum: General DVC Discussion 10 Jun 19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,101
Posted By Lizzim
FP - yep 60 days from check in dates. You would...

FP - yep 60 days from check in dates. You would have 2 windows but not a big deal really. Same with ADRs, I think.
Forum: General DVC Discussion 9 Jun 19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,101
Posted By Lizzim
I havent stayed at either (our home resort is...

I havent stayed at either (our home resort is Bay Lake) but personally I think Boardwalk is a better location - easy access to both Epcot and Hollywood Studios.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 9 Jun 19, 03:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 610
Posted By Lizzim
You could do it, you would need to use a...

You could do it, you would need to use a different email address and don't link the accounts. I also don't think you would need to leave the park - you should be able to get your tickets scanned in...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 9 Jun 19, 02:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,101
Posted By Lizzim
I think you need to be prepared not to get a...

I think you need to be prepared not to get a value studio unfortunately - there are only a few of those and they are very in demand. Often AK owners have to walk their bookings to secure them.
...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 9 Jun 19, 01:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,101
Posted By Lizzim
What type of accommodation would you be looking...

What type of accommodation would you be looking at? If you are looking at the value studios at AKV then you would need an owner with AK points and them to book at 11 months and even then you wouldn't...
Forum: Accommodation 1 Jun 19, 10:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,238
Posted By Lizzim
Im not sure that you can swap on arrival and...

Im not sure that you can swap on arrival and keep your dining plan, Id be surprised if the Disney IT system could cope even if the staff are willing.
Forum: Accommodation 1 Jun 19, 09:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,238
Posted By Lizzim
No, you can only get the dining plan on bookings...

No, you can only get the dining plan on bookings made in advance.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 1 Jun 19, 01:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 784
Posted By Lizzim
When we went last year we had 3 rooms (there were...

When we went last year we had 3 rooms (there were 9 of us) so we just asked for 3 bills at the start. We told the server which meals belonged to each bill and it was easy. The 18% service charge was...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 27 May 19, 01:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 552
Posted By Lizzim
Walk over to Saratoga Springs? It would probably...

Walk over to Saratoga Springs? It would probably be too early to rent a Surrey bike but they would get a snack or breakfast?
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 25 May 19, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 598
Posted By Lizzim
We've also put 'unknown' on several ESTAs as we...

We've also put 'unknown' on several ESTAs as we have not yet booked accommodation and wanted to have a valid ESTA just in case.
Forum: Accommodation 24 May 19, 08:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By Lizzim
I think there is a pool bar which would have some...

I think there is a pool bar which would have some snacks and drinks - not sure what opening hours. Otherwise yep you have to go to the main Contemporary building but it doesnt take long.
Forum: General Chat 19 May 19, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By Lizzim
We have a friend who does tiling. He charges...

We have a friend who does tiling. He charges around 25 - 30 per sqm.

We are doing our bathroom at the moment and found a good price on tiles online - tiles direct I think was the company.
Forum: Accommodation 19 May 19, 11:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By Lizzim
I'm pretty sure this is a relatively new offering...

I'm pretty sure this is a relatively new offering so might not be too many who have done it.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 18 May 19, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 308
Posted By Lizzim
It's fine to just tell them when you arrive. You...

It's fine to just tell them when you arrive. You only pay the $10 if none of your party turns up - it's a 'no show' fee.
Forum: General Chat 18 May 19, 07:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,504
Posted By Lizzim
We did too - back in about 2014.

We did too - back in about 2014.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 18 May 19, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By Lizzim
Not exactly the same - but we moved from one...

Not exactly the same - but we moved from one Disney hotel to another on a previous trip and were told we didn't need to check out of the first one as it would happen automatically.

Got to the 2nd...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 17 May 19, 08:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 964
Posted By Lizzim
Ill try and remember... Ill edit my previous...

Ill try and remember... Ill edit my previous post :)
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 17 May 19, 05:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 964
Posted By Lizzim
We love it - probably our favourite on site...

We love it - probably our favourite on site restaurant :)

A few of the things we have had in the past :)

Coffee and chocolate mousse?
...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 15 May 19, 09:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By Lizzim
Please say you picked Boardwalk?!

Please say you picked Boardwalk?!
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 15 May 19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,866
Posted By Lizzim
Yep - I had them several times last Oct and they...

Yep - I had them several times last Oct and they were fab :)
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 13 May 19, 08:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,016
Posted By Lizzim
On site locations we will pay for out of pocket: ...

On site locations we will pay for out of pocket:

Sanaa (we really like this restaurant)
The Plaza - not much more expensive than a quick serve and I love the desserts :)
Earl of Sandwich (QS)...
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