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Forum: Marriott Resort System February 13, 2016, 12:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 564
Posted By turkel
Got this deal last September minus the 7.5...

Got this deal last September minus the 7.5 authorized user.

Marriott also has a deal on Marriott.com book 2 separate night stays get a certificate for a free night up to category 5.
Forum: Marriott Resort System February 13, 2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,586
Posted By turkel
Agree completely. My Shadow Ridge Gold Week has...

Agree completely. My Shadow Ridge Gold Week has always traded up! I usually grab available inventory. Have only used an On going search once and it was a disaster. Ended up with 2 weeks on 2 Hawaii...
Forum: Marriott Resort System February 13, 2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,586
Posted By turkel
Talking You did get a great trade. We are going to Ocean...

You did get a great trade. We are going to Ocean Pointe in April and I had to give up my 1 bedroom for a 2 bedroom. Could not see the unit with my studio. We didn't even need the 2 bedroom as it is...
Forum: Marriott Resort System February 13, 2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,104
Posted By turkel
Icky. I could stomp or squish an unwanted pest,...

Icky. I could stomp or squish an unwanted pest, but cut in half. Nooo way! Gross:eek:
Forum: Marriott Resort System February 7, 2016, 01:01 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,091
Posted By turkel
Interesting, we stayed the week after you and...

Interesting, we stayed the week after you and were offered the bands. We bought 2. I hate wearing paper resort bands at the pool. Was told theses ID bands would mean no paper bands daily for me....
Forum: Exchanging February 7, 2016, 11:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By turkel
Guess it is a trade power thing. My studio was a...

Guess it is a trade power thing. My studio was a 2016 thanksgiving week his is a 2015 week before thanksgiving. Dang it!

So :ignore: frustrating to see the week and not be able to get it without...
Forum: Exchanging February 7, 2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By turkel
Lesser resort than the Surf Club or Shadow Ridge?...

Lesser resort than the Surf Club or Shadow Ridge?

My SO reminded me they offered a 1 bed at the Ocean Club at the original trade but we wanted Surf Club because of the lazy river so we took the...
Forum: Exchanging February 7, 2016, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By turkel
E plus frustration need advice

My S.O. And I both own a Marriott Shadow Rigde 2 bed lock out. We used his studio to book a studio at Aruba Surf Club got E plus in hopes of grabbing a 1 bed.

I found what we wanted searching with...
Forum: Marriott Resort System January 30, 2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 711
Posted By turkel
Yes you are correct we used multiple taxis a day....

Yes you are correct we used multiple taxis a day. Very easy to do. A round trip to the beach at the rates you mentioned $52 plus tip beach to room to clean up and a ride to dinner round trip your...
Forum: Marriott Resort System January 26, 2016, 11:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 711
Posted By turkel
We went to st. Kitts 2 years ago. The timeshares...

We went to st. Kitts 2 years ago. The timeshares are only 2 and 3 bedrooms. Any studio or 1 bed is hotel or corporate type housing. We met a couple that had exchanged into a "1 bed" and they...
Forum: Exchanging December 8, 2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 541
Posted By turkel
I have had excellent luck with my Thanksgiving...

I have had excellent luck with my Thanksgiving week Marriott Shadow Ridge trading into Hawaii. Just went to Maui Ocean Club Nov 1 thru 8,2015.

I rarely make a request though. I tend to hunt and...
Forum: TUG Lounge December 4, 2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 588
Posted By turkel
Thanks for all the I put, sorry it took me so...

Thanks for all the I put, sorry it took me so long to replay. I triple washed the birds after brining and my sister also uses a soup base to make the gravy. Very interesting ideas here for next year....
Forum: TUG Lounge December 4, 2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,759
Posted By turkel
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your...

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Forum: TUG Lounge November 27, 2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 588
Posted By turkel
Next years Turkey plans..

Brined a turkey for the first time ever. Turkey was exceptionally moist and tender. BUT the gravy made from the juice of this delicious bird was a "salt lick".

My sister's gravy is a family...
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting November 27, 2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 856
Posted By turkel
Timeshare was essentially worthless at the time...

Timeshare was essentially worthless at the time of the divorce. Although we had paid 7k resale, at the time of divorce e bay was selling the week for less than a years maintenance fees. I wanted the...
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting November 22, 2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 856
Posted By turkel
Ex gave me the timeshare in the divorce. It is...

Ex gave me the timeshare in the divorce. It is part of the settlement papers. I let him use a week last year and now not only is his name listed first on every reservation but Interval changed my...
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting November 21, 2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 856
Posted By turkel
Deed change

Thank you both for your input.

I believe I have a copy of the deed. Marriott week we bought resale. Ex lives a mile away so although not enjoyable I could get his signature. I have put this off...
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting November 21, 2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 856
Posted By turkel
Deed help needed

I need to change my deed and remove my ex husbands name. Is this something I can do independently or do I need to pay an expert.

Any recommendations would be helpful.
Forum: TUG Lounge November 18, 2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,244
Posted By turkel
Prayers and strength

So very sorry hope you have friends and family to offer support during this difficult time.

15 years ago my father was terminal with cancer, went into cardiac arrest with only me at his bedside. I...
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 14, 2008, 06:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 583
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, 10:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 573
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, 04:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,288
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, 04:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,470
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 - West Coast Timesharing February 21, 2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
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, 06:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
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, 05:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
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, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
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, 09:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
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, 01:12 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,006
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, 02:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 931
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, 02:40 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,363
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, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,554
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, 11:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 809
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 - West Coast Timesharing October 7, 2007, 11:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 693
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, 01:21 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 23,967
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, 05:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 525
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, 01:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,483
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, 11:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,483
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, 10:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 689
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, 10:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,483
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...
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