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Old 09-29-2013, 03:18 PM   #1
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Purchasing DVC on Disney Cruise. Is This A True Statement?

OK, we are finally ready to take the plunge into DVC since they built the Grand Floridian Villas. Since resale is not an option for some time, we plan on purchasing direct. As you know, Disney is not offering any incentives currently, so a friend of mine said the best place to purchase is on a Disney Cruise. Any one recently cruise and know what they offer on-board? Thank you for any insights.
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Old 09-29-2013, 04:33 PM   #2
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My understanding is that is no longer true, the incentives for VGF are the same everywhere.

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Old 09-29-2013, 05:11 PM   #3
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OK, we are finally ready to take the plunge into DVC since they built the Grand Floridian Villas. Since resale is not an option for some time, we plan on purchasing direct. As you know, Disney is not offering any incentives currently, so a friend of mine said the best place to purchase is on a Disney Cruise. Any one recently cruise and know what they offer on-board? Thank you for any insights.
I think the offer will be the same. What you might get is an onboard credit for your purchase.
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Old 09-29-2013, 05:55 PM   #4
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I think the offer will be the same. What you might get is an onboard credit for your purchase.
I think that's it, just the OBC.
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Old 09-29-2013, 08:54 PM   #5
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I think the offer will be the same. What you might get is an onboard credit for your purchase.
When I cruised on the Fantasy in July there was no onboard credit for buying at the Grand Floridian. There were no incentives either.
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Old 09-29-2013, 09:21 PM   #6
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We just got off of the Fantasy and bought DVC. The only incentives were for AKL and Aluani.
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Old 09-29-2013, 10:11 PM   #7
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We were on a disney cruise in April and the incentives were the same as those we were told today at WDW. AK has incentives and VGF do not.
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Old 09-30-2013, 02:57 PM   #8
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We just got off of the Fantasy and bought DVC. The only incentives were for AKL and Aluani.
What were the incentives for Aulani, if you don't mind my asking?
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Old 09-30-2013, 05:10 PM   #9
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I went to one on the Fantasy last November. They were offering incentives on Animal Kindgom Villas. I dont think they are offering anything much different then other places.
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Old 10-13-2013, 09:44 PM   #10
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We didn't need to have our signatures notarized to buy (non-cruise purchases).
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Old 10-14-2013, 05:29 AM   #11
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We didn't need to have our signatures notarized to buy (non-cruise purchases).
I believe that if you finance, you need your signature notarized. You do not need it notarized if you don't finance.
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