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Old 05-08-2016, 07:54 PM   #1
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Default TR: Atlantis....Spring Break 2016

Last year I planned a trip to Atlantis. Invited 4 other family to join and 3 agreed as 4th one was preparing for oldest kid for college so could not join.

Biggest task was finding owner and villa for our group.

Found 2 owners with points and gave them the task to get 4 one bedroom villas.

Harborside at Atlantis calls studio/smaller one bedroom as 1 bedroom deluxe and 1 bedroom is actually called as one bedroom premium.

Got 2 one bedroom premium and 2 one bedroom deluxe unit for our dates.

Next part air ticket, everybody ended up going separately, with 3 hrs all flight was suppose to land at Nassau airport, except one who always misses flight missed the flight again and reached 11 pm instead of 1 PM.

Day one gone with getting settled in room and then we headed out for dinner in Town.

Taxi charges with union rates in this Island but you can still negotiate, having large group helped us negotiating rates all the time.
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Old 05-08-2016, 08:02 PM   #2
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Im in. I would love to go to Atlantis sometime.
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Old 05-08-2016, 08:03 PM   #3
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Following!! Can't wait to hear all about it !
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Old 05-08-2016, 08:12 PM   #4
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Boys teamed up for entire trip, no problem they had lot of fun together, did not saw them much.

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Old 05-08-2016, 08:15 PM   #5
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Royal tower from Harborside resort. We can see the entrance of Royal Tower from our room. Only water in between the Atlantis and Harborside otherwise you can walk in 1-2 min to Atlantis from Harborside.



DD on ground floor of our building (Bldg 7)

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Old 05-08-2016, 08:16 PM   #6
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Last year I planned a trip to Atlantis. Invited 4 other family to join and 3 agreed as 4th one was preparing for oldest kid for college so could not join.

Biggest task was finding owner and villa for our group.

Found 2 owners with points and gave them the task to get 4 one bedroom villas.

Atlantis calls studio/smaller one bedroom as 1 bedroom deluxe and 1 bedroom is actually called as one bedroom premium.

Got 2 one bedroom premium and 2 one bedroom deluxe unit for our dates.

Next part air ticket, everybody ended up going separately, with 3 hrs all flight was suppose to land at Nassau airport, except one who always misses flight missed the flight again and reached 11 pm instead of 1 PM.

Day one gone with getting settled in room and then we headed out for dinner in Town.

Taxi charges with union rates in this Island but you can still negotiate, having large group helped us negotiating rates all the time.
Definitely interested in your stay...assuming you rented units in the "condo/timeshare" area not the actual hotel, towers, etc...I've heard many pluses and minuses, so definitely would like to know your thoughts!!!
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Old 05-08-2016, 08:19 PM   #7
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Definitely interested in your stay...assuming you rented units in the "condo/timeshare" area not the actual hotel, towers, etc...I've heard many pluses and minuses, so definitely would like to know your thoughts!!!
Yes we stayed in Harborside Resort, timeshare units.

Pix from inside the villa coming in.
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Old 05-08-2016, 08:21 PM   #8
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Thanks for posting a TR of Atlantis! Like others mention, this is on our bucket list.
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Old 05-08-2016, 08:24 PM   #9
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Default Cove tower

Hallway of cove tower



Beach view thru the cove tower




Colorful fish all around you.

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We have friends who own a TS there. We did an excursion on a cruise there once. It's a nice resort and we thought we'd go back when DS graduated HS but it didn't happen. Looking forward to the rest. Hope you had a great trip! And the boys sure looked happy, they must have had a blast. Your DD is a cutie!
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