What’s New for Summer 2016 at Walt Disney World

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Performed on the grandest stage in the kingdom, the new show "MickeyÕs Royal Friendship Faire," which debuts June 17, presents Mickey Mouse and his troupe of Merry Makers - Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck and Goofy Ð who invite 10 new friends from different animated worlds to join the celebration. This Òtimeless fairytaleÓ of a show combines grand dance, fireworks and stunts with memorable music, an original song and special effects. (David Roark, photographer)

An incredible lineup of new attractions and experiences open to guests starting this Memorial Day Weekend and kicks-off the summer 2016 vacation season with new magic across all four Walt Disney World theme parks. Here are the dates to remember: May 27  – New nighttime experiences awaken at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park with stunning animation on the Tree of Life, new after … Read More

New Name for Wilderness Lodge Villas

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Disney Vacation Club has announced the name for its latest development currently under construction at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge. The newest addition to the Disney Vacation Club will be known as Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge. As part of this transition, the original Disney Vacation Club property at the resort – The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge … Read More

Great DVC Giveaway: May 2016

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The Great DVC Giveaway

Get ready to play another round of the Great DVC Giveaway! Our May contest will be posted Friday, May 20th at noon EST on our Facebook page with a winner announced on May 25th. This month the lucky winner will receive one (1) Disney Vacation Club Member Baseball Cap along with one (1) Disney Vacation Club Tumbler. Winners are decided by you, our valued DVC family members and friends, by your … Read More

DVC Resorts Rank Highest in Timeshare Resale

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DVC Ranks High for Timeshare Resale

DVC resorts rank highest on a list released Friday grading timeshares based on how popular they are and the prices they fetch on the resale market. Sharket.com, a Celebration-based timeshare market research website, compiled the list based on their “Saleability Score,” a method used to measure the liquidity and marketability of each resort based on actual sales data samples within a specified timeframe. “Of … Read More

Old Key West Review: 2 Bedroom Villa

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DVC Old Key West Review

Disney’s Old Key West Resort is reminiscent of the Florida Keys with pastel-colored buildings, swaying palm trees and peaceful waterways. This DVC resort is located in the Epcot resort area and has bus transportation to all parks and boat transportation to Disney Springs. There are over 500 units at this resort which include deluxe studios, one and two bedroom villas and two-story, three-bedroom Grand Villas … Read More

33 Free Activities at Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa

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With so many inclusive vacation elements available to guests at Aulani, you can enjoy days of fun from the comfort of the resort—and with no additional charges for most activities. You’ll enjoy an exciting kids club, family activities, nighttime entertainment, unforgettable pools, and more! The activities below are included in your stay. Entertainment Starlit Hui: Uncle hosts this evening celebration … Read More

March 2016: DVC ROFR & Resales Data

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March ROFR

Below you will find sales and ROFR data from offers that were accepted and sent to ROFR during the month of March. Disney’s Right of First Refusal (ROFR) takes approximately 30 days from the date sale contracts are submitted to DVC. Average sale prices remained steady in March compared to February resales with very slight decreases seen at Beach Club, Old Key West, Hilton … Read More

April DVC Giveaway Winner

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DVC Contest Winner

This month’s Great DVC Giveaway contest held on our Facebook page was a Star Wars themed Caption Contest. To enter the contest, fans were asked to comment with a creative caption for the below photo and the comment with the most “likes” wins. With 25 likes, our lucky winner was Nicole for her caption: “Hmmmmmm… where shall I wreak havoc today????” Congratulations … Read More

DVC Direct Pricing April 2016

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Below is the most current price list for new member purchases made directly through Disney Vacation Club. When purchasing direct from DVC, new buyers are required to purchase a minimum of 100 points for most of the resorts whereas existing owners can purchase as little as 25 points. The average direct-from-Disney purchase price is currently $155 per point. Vero Beach … Read More

Great DVC Giveaway: April 2016

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The Great DVC Giveaway

Get ready Star Wars fans…the next “GREAT DVC GIVEAWAY” is for you! Our April contest will be posted Wednesday, April 20th at noon EST on our Facebook page with a winner announced on April 25th. This month the lucky winner will receive a pair of Star Wars Magicbands: one (1) BB-8 Magicband along with one (1) Darth Vader Magicband. Winners are decided by you, our valued DVC family members and friends, … Read More