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View Poll Results: Which Property would you choose if you could only stay at 1 for the rest of your life
Old Key West 9 5.42%
Boardwalk Villas 32 19.28%
Beach Club Villas 25 15.06%
Boulder Ridge Villas (Formerly VWL) 12 7.23%
Saratoga Springs Resort 6 3.61%
Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo 13 7.83%
Animal Kingdom Villas - Kidani 10 6.02%
Bay Lake Tower 20 12.05%
Villas at Grand Floridian 19 11.45%
Disney Polynesian Villas 19 11.45%
Copper Creek Villas 1 0.60%
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Old 12-11-2017, 12:57 PM   #1
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Default If your family could only stay at one ON PROPERTY Florida Resort....

For the rest of your life...

Which property would it be. Please post why in the comments .
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Old 12-11-2017, 01:00 PM   #2
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Well we have two homes and honestly we bought at both knowing we'd be thrilled staying at either every single trip.

If I had to pick just one single one, it would be PVB for the location and connecting studios. I don't cook on vacation so not having a full kitchen doesn't bother me and I love the point cost vs having to do a 2 bedroom at other monorail resorts.

The location and feel are tops for us. I love the 3 options to get to MK and the ability to walk to the TTC for Epcot visiting (our two favorite parks). The pool is great and the food options are great. It's a family favorite.

As odd as it sounds OKW is right behind it for me.
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Old 12-11-2017, 01:26 PM   #3
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Only 1? Today I would have to say BCV only because of the lack of a true 2 bedroom villa at BWV. Sometimes we need 2 actual beds in the second bedroom.
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Old 12-11-2017, 01:39 PM   #4
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I would have to say BWV. Want to say BCV because I like it a tad better...closer to IG, SAB, B&C, smaller and quainter....but we own BWV and they still have the jetted tub, we can also walk to HS, have had views of fireworks and can book a GV. So, yeah, BWV mainly for location but also for jetted tubs and GVs. We have only stayed in a GV once but I see the need in the future when our three college kids have significant others. And an added bonus of BWV is the standard view point saving option.
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BRV! Every member of our family loves this resort. With the new "lake" views, I love it even more! I think that this was the most time we have ever spent enjoying our balcony! The new pool bar is very nice with comfortable seating. And did I mention the lake views?

ETA: Thanks Lamima! Also, BRV still has jetted tubs!
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Old 12-11-2017, 01:46 PM   #6
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Only 1?

My first answer: SELL. i don't have any true need to visit WDW and likely wouldn't go if restricted to only one location.

My next answer, exploring your question: SSR for the exterior space, variety of unit types (THV!) and multiple pool areas. If restricted to only one destination for the rest of my life ... I need lots of space to walk, walk, walk so as to avoid climbing the walls.

My runner-up location would be the villas at Animal Kingdom Lodge not Kidani. Love the savannah views, love the lobby, love the fire pits, love Jikos ... but would likely tire of the dark wood theme after some time.
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Old 12-11-2017, 01:59 PM   #7
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Florida...definitely BCV. SAB, Easy in and out, location near two parks, proximity to BW area, B&C.
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For me it is BWV.

BWV has the location we prefer..in that we can walk into two resorts without any transportation.

BWV has various eating options, including those at BCV, Swolphin, and even EPCOT you can walk to.

BWV is large. Generally speaking you can get a reservation at 7 months.

BWV has some of the most efficient point charts available.
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Old 12-11-2017, 02:04 PM   #9
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BCV - our first DVC home, and it feels like home . And the location for us is perfect.

If we had a second choice it would be our second home, AKV Jambo. Love the low-key vibe of this resort, the smells from Boma, waking up to the animals outside, both pools are great.
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I went with BLT. I love that resort and we are a MK heavy family.

My 2nd would probably be SSR, only for the closeness of DTD.

Great thread and poll, btw.
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