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Forum: Marriott Resort System April 14, 2008, 05:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By turkel
My family will be there the 10th-17th. Turkel

My family will be there the 10th-17th.

Turkel
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 12, 2008, 09:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 521
Posted By turkel
II new resort codes

When I log on to interval and access my available unit to trade Shadow Rigde the symbol on that page looks like a pineapple and is described as having the comforts of home. However when you go to...
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 12, 2008, 03:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,214
Posted By turkel
Used a Shadow Ridge gold studio for 2bed Maui...

Used a Shadow Ridge gold studio for 2bed Maui Ocean Club Jan06 and will be there again this May 10-17 (Mother's Day Weekend:whoopie: ) with another Shadow Ridge Studio!! I always use my studios...
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 12, 2008, 03:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,390
Posted By turkel
I would say the weather is as good as other July...

I would say the weather is as good as other July weeks. It gets warmer in August and the hottest month is truly Sept. I have never figured out why kids get out of school during June Gloom and are...
Forum: US - Western February 21, 2008, 07:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 708
Posted By turkel
Bring something to wear on your feet at the...

Bring something to wear on your feet at the waterpark. We were there in July a couple of years ago at the waterpark and you will burn your feet btw rides if you do not have watersocks or flip flops...
Forum: Travel Info February 21, 2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,040
Posted By turkel
Just applied on-line with the code they sent me...

Just applied on-line with the code they sent me and I should have my card in 10 days.

The best news is my husband just got the same offer today. So I'll be signing him up too. That will be...
Forum: Travel Info February 9, 2008, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,040
Posted By turkel
Thanks everyone for replying I guess I'll give it...

Thanks everyone for replying I guess I'll give it a shot.:D
Turkel
Forum: Travel Info February 5, 2008, 09:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,040
Posted By turkel
I am currently using the chase card. I have...

I am currently using the chase card. I have racked up a little more than 50000 miles in less than a year. I was just wondering if the amex was too good a deal to pass up. I have checked the Amex...
Forum: Travel Info February 4, 2008, 08:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,040
Posted By turkel
American Express travel rewards

I just got a CC offer from Amex for 50,000 points on $500 of purchase and fee free for the first year. Who do they partner with? Can you transfer to any airline? I am currently focusing on United...
Forum: Marriott Resort System November 8, 2007, 12:12 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 10,728
Posted By turkel
Add to that the $150.74 in property taxes and you...

Add to that the $150.74 in property taxes and you get $1031.66. Riverside county must love these timeshares. Take the $150 X 52 =$7800 per unit at a tax rate of 1.1% Riverside county is totally...
Forum: Marriott Resort System October 15, 2007, 01:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 873
Posted By turkel
My Gold Shadow Ridge has never dissappointed me. ...

My Gold Shadow Ridge has never dissappointed me. But the maintainence fees are higher than MMC. In the recent past MMC was just as cheap to buy a platinum as my gold cost. So even though you...
Forum: Exchanging October 15, 2007, 01:40 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,234
Posted By turkel
2 for 1????

Perry, If I read your post correctly. You gave redweek 2 weeks to get a 1 bed 1 week at the Maui Marriott. Did you consider this a fair trade? I have read your previous posts on how well Worldmark...
Forum: Exchanging October 9, 2007, 07:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,491
Posted By turkel
Because most units for exchange are deposited...

Because most units for exchange are deposited with RCI. I believe only the penthouse units are eligible to be exchanged thru II and few if any get deposited. II can't give out what they haven't...
Forum: Marriott Resort System October 7, 2007, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 771
Posted By turkel
I believe so. There are designated smoking areas...

I believe so. There are designated smoking areas on property though.

Pam
Forum: US - Western October 7, 2007, 10:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 649
Posted By turkel
The Miramar Airshow is this weekend if you or...

The Miramar Airshow is this weekend if you or your spouse have any interest in aviation. Admission is free. Google Miramar Airshow 2007.

Have a wonderful time.
Pam
Forum: Marriott Resort System September 22, 2007, 12:21 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 22,068
Posted By turkel
Love my Marriott timeshare:D 1) Kauai Beach...

Love my Marriott timeshare:D

1) Kauai Beach Club X2
2) Maui Ocean Club
3) Shadow Ridge
4) Ko'Olina ( least favorite and would rather stay at anyother HI Marriott )

It is very interesting to...
Forum: TUG Lounge September 10, 2007, 04:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 490
Posted By turkel
You have to be a non-smoker for 1 year before...

You have to be a non-smoker for 1 year before most insurance companies will give you non-smoking rates.

I believe the nicotine will be out of his system by now. Marijuana (sp?) is out in 30 days....
Forum: Marriott Resort System September 4, 2007, 12:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,266
Posted By turkel
My sister took the preview at the Marriott in...

My sister took the preview at the Marriott in Poipu they are all 2 beds. The original offer was for KBC in a studio but she paid a $100 upgrade and was placed at the Poipu resort. Good Luck

Pam
Forum: Marriott Resort System September 3, 2007, 10:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,266
Posted By turkel
I had no expectations of getting an oceanview...

I had no expectations of getting an oceanview room and knew I was getting a gardenview room which was fine with us. I happen to think a mountain or golf course view can be beautiful and relaxing...
Forum: Marriott Resort System September 3, 2007, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 597
Posted By turkel
I say put in your request ASAP and then have...

I say put in your request ASAP and then have patience. Try not to drive yourself crazy waiting and smile when it comes through:D

An early request is your best bet and using your complete 2 bed...
Forum: Marriott Resort System September 3, 2007, 09:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,266
Posted By turkel
Don't count on that. We just got the worst view...

Don't count on that. We just got the worst view ever on our recent preview to Ko'Olina. But you are correct first impressions last, Ko'Olina is now our least favorite Hawaii Marriott.

We also...
Forum: Marriott Resort System September 1, 2007, 10:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,243
Posted By turkel
I live in OC and my kids don't start school until...

I live in OC and my kids don't start school until Thursday, just an FYI.

If you like a small town feel you should visit San Clemente (Del Mar Street) quaint shops to stroll by lots of places to...
Forum: Marriott Resort System September 1, 2007, 05:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 603
Posted By turkel
Just Back from Ko'Olina

We have just returned from 12 days at Ko'Olina. We did the 5 day preview then a week exchange. It was busy with lots of kids. Far more than KBC was at the same time last year. My impression was...
Forum: Marriott Resort System August 14, 2007, 10:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,481
Posted By turkel
Replacement week

:cheer: If 2007 passes with no reservation made in the platinum season but fees where paid Marriott will sometimes give a replacement week deposit to II. No guarantees but possible.

I have a...
Forum: Marriott Resort System August 5, 2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,318
Posted By turkel
How long ago did you request? Most Tuggers say...

How long ago did you request? Most Tuggers say you should request at least 12 mos out. They have to get the unit to give it to you and we are only 7 mos out now. A Dec 7 week is not the stongest...
Forum: Exchanging August 5, 2007, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 682
Posted By turkel
I can't get on either. Have tried a dozen times,...

I can't get on either. Have tried a dozen times, no go.

Pam
Forum: Travel Info August 4, 2007, 10:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By turkel
I reccommend United

We have both US air and United FF accounts. I got 3 US air and 1 United FF free tix this summer. I sure wish I had had all those miles with United. US air dictated our departure date and times...
Forum: Marriott Resort System August 1, 2007, 12:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,501
Posted By turkel
I find this interesting as I am going to Ko'olina...

I find this interesting as I am going to Ko'olina on a preview in less than a month. I was told by Marriott not to make flight arrangements until I had a confirmation number for my specific dates. ...
Forum: All Other Timeshare Systems July 30, 2007, 06:56 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,247
Posted By turkel
The Westin resorts are really nice. But very...

The Westin resorts are really nice. But very expensive with some of the highest Maintanence fees. They also are very punitive to resale buyers.

Have you looked at any of the Marriotts? They...
Forum: Marriott Resort System July 29, 2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 871
Posted By turkel
I had my eye on that one too!! I was really...

I had my eye on that one too!! I was really hoping no one would bid because of the confusion over the ad.
Forum: Marriott Resort System July 27, 2007, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By turkel
I am going on a preview soon but I am also a...

I am going on a preview soon but I am also a Marriott owner and staying the following week. I was told I would probably have to pay the $10/day while there on promo but not the following week:wall: ...
Forum: Marriott Resort System July 27, 2007, 08:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,726
Posted By turkel
Yes,it was discussed at length with the Marriott...

Yes,it was discussed at length with the Marriott rep.

Pam
Forum: Marriott Resort System July 26, 2007, 11:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,726
Posted By turkel
Oahu preview

The package price was $649 for a studio. I upgraded to a 1 bed for an extra $100.00. The package included 5 nights 6 days, 6 days Hertz rental car and a$50.00 gift certificate. A presentation is...
Forum: Marriott Resort System July 25, 2007, 10:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,726
Posted By turkel
Marriott owners can get a similar deal. I am a...

Marriott owners can get a similar deal. I am a Marriott timeshare owner and I will be arriving at the Ko'Olina Aug 20th on a promo. Then we have the following week as an exchange. Marriott was...
Forum: Travel Info July 21, 2007, 09:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 547
Posted By turkel
Try pleasanthawaiianholidays.com they will...

Try pleasanthawaiianholidays.com they will although you tp imput more than 1 island. You must book at least air +car to use them but I have seen some pretty good rates compared to United/Hawaiian/...
Forum: TUG Lounge July 19, 2007, 11:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 632
Posted By turkel
Does the 2.5 yo love dinosaurs? My son sure did...

Does the 2.5 yo love dinosaurs? My son sure did and he watched the dvd version over and over. Why don't you rent the DVD and see if it scares him. You can always turn it off. Also the Discovery...
Forum: Mexico July 19, 2007, 11:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 846
Posted By turkel
Would be looking for a trade through II. I would...

Would be looking for a trade through II. I would want a swimmable beach and a nice pool. If the pool had a slide for the kids even better:D

Thanks Pam
Forum: Marriott Resort System July 19, 2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 848
Posted By turkel
Desert springs I sold some platinum EOY and it...

Desert springs I sold some platinum EOY and it has no ROFR. About a year or so ago I saw one on ebay. I think it went for around $5-6K. My Gold Shadow Ridge has got me everywhere I wanted to go so...
Forum: Mexico July 19, 2007, 09:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 846
Posted By turkel
Cabo

So how hot and humid is Cabo?

It really sounds like PV will have to wait for us. I would hate to drag my family to PV and have my husband want to kill me over the humidity:D

What resort would...
Forum: Mexico July 18, 2007, 11:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,645
Posted By turkel
I am not sure about that but don't you need the...

I am not sure about that but don't you need the BC to get a passport in the first place?
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