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Old 12-06-2018, 10:18 AM   #1
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I havenít stayed at OKW since the latest renovation and must say Iím very pleased. The lumpy tiles are gone and the finishes feel very modern and fresh while still retaining a beachy feel. They included lots of USB charging ports and the electrical outlets come with tiny nightlights that come on when the lights go off. OKW has always had a lot of storage space and they managed to add even more with shelving on the back of the TV island and WOW is that a big TV!

I have a one-bedroom villa, ground level, right across from Hospitality House all to myself and feel utterly spoiled.
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Old 12-06-2018, 10:30 AM   #2
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speaking of being spoiled.....how about sharing some eye-candy of that refurbished room?
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Old 12-06-2018, 10:48 AM   #3
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I am so excited that this renovation turned out well. I like that OKW is close to Disney Springs and is such a great deal point wise! Can't wait to check it out soon!
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Old 12-06-2018, 10:56 AM   #4
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Old 12-06-2018, 12:01 PM   #5
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We were fortunate enough to get one of the newly renovated 2 bdrm lockoff villas there back in January, and it was fantastic! OKW is one of our favorite resorts now. It is a little farther out from the parks than we prefer, but the relaxed atmosphere, quality customer service, and extra space cancelled out any negatives. We absolutely loved it, and we will be staying there in the future.

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Old 12-06-2018, 07:26 PM   #6
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Glad youíre enjoying!
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Old 12-06-2018, 09:09 PM   #7
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Sounds great! Glad to hear that the renovations were well done. Enjoy your stay!
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Old 12-06-2018, 09:22 PM   #8
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Any photo's?
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Old 12-06-2018, 10:36 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by Caren View Post

I have a one-bedroom villa, ground level, right across from Hospitality House all to myself and feel utterly spoiled.
Don't you just love having a DVC one bedroom all to yourself??? So decadent and divine. And the OKW one bedrooms are GIGANTIC!!!

Enjoy...and feel free to send us photos!

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Old 12-07-2018, 01:38 AM   #10
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There are some YouTube videos with these refurbished rooms. I found one posted in Sept by Cheers Ears.
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