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Forum: Accommodation 15 Sep 19, 05:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 283
Posted By VikkS
Food court at AKL was delicious - a bit less...

Food court at AKL was delicious - a bit less choice than larger food courts but everything I ate was really good. I probably had 5 or 6 meals there over a 2 week stay and it didnt feel repetitive so...
Forum: Accommodation 14 Sep 19, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 824
Posted By VikkS
Ive booked my Disney stay through Charter Travel...

Ive booked my Disney stay through Charter Travel and my Universal stay through ATD - I had to amend dates and room type with both to add an extra guest and have to say dealing with ATD is a lot...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 3 Sep 19, 07:10 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,838
Posted By VikkS
Ive never had snacks left at the end of a trip -...

Ive never had snacks left at the end of a trip - typically we use 2 snacks each at breakfast to get a pastry and a tub of fruit. The days we book a table service breakfast tends to balance out the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 3 Sep 19, 07:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 960
Posted By VikkS
I've done regular dining plan for my last 3 trips...

I've done regular dining plan for my last 3 trips and always take $100 per day for just myself. I find this more than enough for tips and some shopping.
I will say I also spend money on Uber which...
Forum: Accommodation 25 Aug 19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 540
Posted By VikkS
I've never used a car but stayed both and offsite...

I've never used a car but stayed both and offsite - I found offsite the hotel shuttles were either expensive or free but with terrible timing - what I like about being onsite is being able to head...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 18 Aug 19, 02:44 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,578
Posted By VikkS
For something new thats a big attraction Id wait...

For something new thats a big attraction Id wait a couple hours (Ive never had to but I would have done so to experience Flight of Passage for the first time and I would for the Star Wars Resistance...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Aug 19, 09:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,043
Posted By VikkS
I was in a similar position - I really wanted...

I was in a similar position - I really wanted Coronado but it only had King rooms available and we needed seperate beds. I ended up booking Port Orleans Riverside in a Garden View room and went...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 16 Aug 19, 01:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,227
Posted By VikkS
Do you think its possible to go to the hotel in...

Do you think its possible to go to the hotel in the moning pre check in time and collect magic bands? Im in the same situation but without magic bands as we are moving from a Universal hotel.
Forum: Tickets 14 Aug 19, 03:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By VikkS
When does ticket activate?

Hi all

Im planning a split stay between Disney and Universal, on the day I check in to Disney am I able to go to my Disney resort in the morning and Check in so I can activate my park ticket and...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 13 Aug 19, 01:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 483
Posted By VikkS
Ive been trying to book Savis since 11 but keep...

Ive been trying to book Savis since 11 but keep getting an error. Cant even access the magicband page right now.
Forum: Accommodation 18 Jul 19, 07:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 200
Posted By VikkS
In my opinion, no hotel st Disney is a bad...

In my opinion, no hotel st Disney is a bad choice. I would 100% choose an extra 3 nights. It gives you the extra time to plan some rest days and still fit everything in.
Forum: Accommodation 17 Jul 19, 07:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 612
Posted By VikkS
Ive stayed at both too - Travel to animal kingdom...

Ive stayed at both too - Travel to animal kingdom lodge really isnt bad, we took the buses every day and I dont remember travel times being much more than AOA.

That being said I absolutely love...
Forum: Accommodation 30 Jun 19, 12:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,215
Posted By VikkS
I paid 2544 for 9 nights at POFQ with QSDP and...

I paid 2544 for 9 nights at POFQ with QSDP and park tickets for 2 adults in Feb 2020.
Forum: Accommodation 14 May 19, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 229
Posted By VikkS
Thanks for that - just checked my Feb dates at...

Thanks for that - just checked my Feb dates at CSR and theres finally some rooms available with 2 queen beds instead of 1 king.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 10 May 19, 09:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,243
Posted By VikkS
Im hoping its a 1 credit!

Im hoping its a 1 credit!
Forum: Accommodation 5 May 19, 01:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,340
Posted By VikkS
I did a good bit of hunting around for the best...

I did a good bit of hunting around for the best price here and for my dates in Feb I got a standard room, 261 for 4 nights through ATD - couldn't resist booking now for that price.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 1 May 19, 07:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By VikkS
I really enjoyed the Sunday Supper at Enzos - you...

I really enjoyed the Sunday Supper at Enzos - you get a charcuterie platter to start, then meatball, pasta, and chicken dishes, and a dessert platter. Id highly recommend it.
We also went back...
Forum: Accommodation 25 Apr 19, 03:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,636
Posted By VikkS
I've also booked POFQ for 9 nights in Feb! Im not...

I've also booked POFQ for 9 nights in Feb! Im not upgrading the dining plan, I'm going to use the gift card towards some tablet service meals and maybe a couple out of pocket. I don't want to lose...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 25 Apr 19, 02:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By VikkS
Wish I'd know this hours ago!

Wish I'd know this hours ago!
Forum: Accommodation 25 Apr 19, 06:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 949
Posted By VikkS
Mobile This is my issue too. I need two queens at...

This is my issue too. I need two queens at Coronado, I would prefer a standard view but would pay for preferred if I had to.
Kenwood travel are showing availability on their site but when I email...
Forum: Accommodation 24 Apr 19, 09:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 637
Posted By VikkS
I've been having the same debate but I think I've...

I've been having the same debate but I think I've decided on Coronado as long as they have standard rooms available tomorrow. My decision was swayed by the refurbished rooms but also the quiet pools...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 24 Apr 19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,789
Posted By VikkS
I think tomorrow you need to click the 'activate...

I think tomorrow you need to click the 'activate now' link from the email again and it will either load the booking page or you can then navigate the website from there.
Forum: Accommodation 23 Apr 19, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By VikkS
Ive taken a look at some of these hotels through...

Ive taken a look at some of these hotels through Trivago - they did have resort fees though, sometimes $25 per night which put me off. Not sure if that applies if you booked them through Disney...
Forum: Accommodation 21 Apr 19, 01:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By VikkS
I used a hotmail and gmail to sign up - I had an...

I used a hotmail and gmail to sign up - I had an email to my gmail the next morning but still nothing to my hotmail (Ive checked all folders) - so definitely use multiple emails if you have them.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 21 Apr 19, 12:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 714
Posted By VikkS
Im doing 7 nights with free QSDP and was debating...

Im doing 7 nights with free QSDP and was debating upgrading but I've decided its more economical for me to use the 300 dollar gift card towards some table service (there's only 2 of us) - and then...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 18 Apr 19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By VikkS
There is always the option of popping out of the...

There is always the option of popping out of the park to one of the options at the hotels on the boardwalk? Trattoria Al Forno or Ale and Compass perhaps?
Forum: Accommodation 18 Apr 19, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 726
Posted By VikkS
I think this will be my plan too - Kenwood are...

I think this will be my plan too - Kenwood are only offering a king room at Coronado and Im hoping for two doubles, do you recommend staying up to midnight to try to book or do they release early...
Forum: Accommodation 18 Apr 19, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 726
Posted By VikkS
Kenwood Travel are quoting for POFQ in February -...

Kenwood Travel are quoting for POFQ in February - worth a look?
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Apr 19, 12:35 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,865
Posted By VikkS
This is the link I used but I've not received an...

This is the link I used but I've not received an email yet:

https://disney.co.uk/parks
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Apr 19, 11:23 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,865
Posted By VikkS
How long ago did you need to register to get...

How long ago did you need to register to get this? If I only registered last night have I missed out?
Ive been looking at booking through Kenwood for a 300 dollar gift card but Im reluctant to...
Forum: Accommodation 16 Apr 19, 08:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,253
Posted By VikkS
The price for POR standard rooms seems to have...

The price for POR standard rooms seems to have dropped too? Im sure when Ive been looking at prices for Coronado there was a much bigger price difference between the two before - now for 7 nights POR...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 30 Sep 18, 01:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,988
Posted By VikkS
Im packing today and like the above posters im...

Im packing today and like the above posters im taking less then doing laundry at the resort - 5 t-shirts, 5 shorts, then 5 night time outfits too.

3 pairs of shoes - two comfy day time shoes -...
Forum: Accommodation 1 Aug 18, 02:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,336
Posted By VikkS
Ive stayed twice at the Art of Animation and im...

Ive stayed twice at the Art of Animation and im booked again this October - the food is great and so are the pools, as for location its only about 15mins to Disney Springs on the bus service so...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 1 Jul 18, 02:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 789
Posted By VikkS
I would choose May because its sooner!

I would choose May because its sooner!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 1 Jul 18, 02:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 495
Posted By VikkS
I can't help with extending your current package...

I can't help with extending your current package but due to my flights last october i ended up needing an extra two nights accommodation - I had 14 nights booked at animal kingdom lodge and added two...
Forum: Accommodation 13 May 18, 04:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,676
Posted By VikkS
We booked a standard view and made no requests...

We booked a standard view and made no requests when checking in online, we ended up with a view of nothing except the inside of the roof overhang, near the smoking area outside, between the gift shop...
Forum: Accommodation 17 Dec 17, 09:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,169
Posted By VikkS
I had a standard room in october and although I...

I had a standard room in october and although I didn't expect an upgrade or even a partial savannah view, my room was facing the front of the hotel and the window/balcony were completely covered by...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 13 Nov 17, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 996
Posted By VikkS
I travelled in a party of two using Dining plan...

I travelled in a party of two using Dining plan the last two years and spent about 1000 each on tips, drinks, food at universal and an excessive amount of souvenirs.
Not a lot of alcohol though -...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 10 Aug 17, 09:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,039
Posted By VikkS
Yeah you can get a couple drinks at a time and...

Yeah you can get a couple drinks at a time and just keep going back, no problem at all.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Aug 17, 12:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,751
Posted By VikkS
My advice would be to have a big breakfast - the...

My advice would be to have a big breakfast - the Rosen hotel breakfasts are good, also Dennys etc, this way you spend less in the parks on lunch - try out a couple of the snacks instead and then...
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