DVC's limited housekeeping schedule is consistent with the rest of the timeshare industry. However it seems that members are becoming increasingly disappointed with the cleanliness and maintenance of their DVC guest room upon entering the villa. High occupancy levels, limited turnaround time between guests and Disney penny-pinching are just a few of the factors which may contribute to lackluster room quality.
In 2007 Disney Vacation Club announced a 15-year contract extension (covering the years 2043 to 2057) for owners at Disney's Old Key West Resort. The extension was initially priced at $15 per point and is still available today for $25 per point.
Topic: If DVC were to offer 15-year contract extensions at your Home resort(s), what would be your tipping point price-wise?
Disney Vacation Club points can be used for many destinations other than the eight DVC resorts. Options include other Disney theme park resorts, Disney Cruise Line voyages, Adventures by Disney, trades through Interval International and much more.
Topic: Have you ever used points for a destination other than one of the DVC resorts? Why or why not?
Many Disney Vacation Club members are veteran guests of Walt Disney World. Compared to the typical cash guest, a DVC member is likely to visit with much greater frequency. We're wondering how DVC ownership has changed your vacation planning. Do you still buy tourbooks (Passporter, Unofficial Guide, Birnbaums, etc.)? Do you utilize other / on-line resources? How detailed are your vacation plans?
Topic: How has DVC ownership changed your vacation planning routine?