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View Poll Results: How much time do you spend (on average) in the DVC lounge at Epcot?
Less than 30 minutes 58 51.79%
30-45 minutes 42 37.50%
45-60 minutes 10 8.93%
Over an hour 2 1.79%
Prefer not to answer 0 0%
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Old 06-16-2018, 11:54 AM   #1
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Default How much time do you spend in the DVC Lounge at Epcot?

So I have to wonder, how long do people stay in the lounge on average? And white time frame does everyone feel is appropriate? I still tend to park commando my visits, so I just can't see going to a park to spend much time in a lounge. I realize that everyone vacations differently, so I thought I would ask!

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Old 06-16-2018, 12:04 PM   #2
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We absolutely love the DVC Member Lounge at Epcot, although for the life of me I can't figure out why...when I try to describe it, it comes out "meh"...but we stop in virtually every trip and just rest up for 20 minutes or so...the kids enjoy the video games; one time I printed out the next day's boarding pass....never have used it to charge up phones--sometimes we get a snack, sometimes we don't--the snacks are nothing to write home about--nice but not particularly special...availability of cold water is really nice--always get some of that...mostly, tho, it's just a quick pit stop to rest feet (always in shoes and never on furniture) and chill for a few minutes...
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Old 06-16-2018, 12:07 PM   #3
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When we went, we had a drink and some snacks. Rested a bit, recharged phones.

Probably less than an hour I guess, I voted 30-45 minutes on average over 3 days. The first was Christmas Day with all of us, the next was just DS and I after a tour of World Showcase on New Year's Day and the last was everyone again a few days later.
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Old 06-16-2018, 12:10 PM   #4
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I voted less than 30, but sometimes we are there a little longer. All we need is a chance for a few Cokes and A/C. Sometimes we do need to charge phones, and those are the days we are in there longer. I just think it's a good place to cool off and get a Coke, and that's about it. Maybe hang out until our last FP is ready, etc. that's about it.
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Old 06-16-2018, 01:15 PM   #5
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We love the Epcot DVC Member Lounge and visit it almost every Epcot day. Our visits are typically 30 to 60 minutes. Itís a great place to relax and recharge (both us and our phones).
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Old 06-16-2018, 01:40 PM   #6
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I also usually stay 30-60 minutes. Dependent upon air conditioning effectiveness (sometimes itís warmer up there than others, in which case I of course quickly leave) and seating availability.
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Old 06-16-2018, 02:05 PM   #7
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I voted 30-45 but we seldom stop in. We did once on this trip to escape the heat and let the grandkids cool down. One took a nap. I might have too. 😄

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Old 06-16-2018, 02:15 PM   #8
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I'd say 20-30 mins.

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Old 06-16-2018, 02:19 PM   #9
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Too crowded and too bright. But a neat place to check our. Really nothing there for me but free drinks.
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