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Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Sunday, July 6th, 2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By droykelly
Re: Weeks 45 & 46

Sorry, both units are gone.
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Monday, April 22nd, 2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,928
Posted By droykelly
Weeks 45 & 46

Unit 705 in the original tower. Available in 2014. 27 weeks remaining on each contract. If interested, send me a PM.
Forum: Aruba Timeshare for Sale Saturday, April 20th, 2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 682
Posted By droykelly
Phoenix - weeks 45 & 46

Unit 705 in the original tower. Available in 2014. 27 weeks remaining on each contract. If interested, send me a PM.
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Sunday, December 2nd, 2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,325
Posted By droykelly
Consecutive weeks.....

An FYI for anyone who stays in the same unit consecutive weeks.............

In November our unit did not receive full cleaning service on the Saturday of our second week. When I called about it,...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Sunday, October 14th, 2012, 10:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,713
Posted By droykelly
Re: Divi Phoenix Aruba

It's a very nice idea but I don't see Divi being agreeable. You have nothing to lose by asking for their approval but as long as there are available units in the inventory, I don't think they want us...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Sunday, October 14th, 2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,713
Posted By droykelly
Re: Divi Phoenix Aruba

Not sure this is what you're looking for but...........

diviphoenix : Divi Aruba Phoenix (http://groups.yahoo.com/group/diviphoenix/)
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Tuesday, September 11th, 2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,713
Posted By droykelly
Re: Divi Phoenix Aruba

You might want to get an attitude adjustment before you arrive...........
Forum: Aruba in General Saturday, May 5th, 2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,777
Posted By droykelly
Re: Royal Car Rental

If the reciews you've read are bad (even though they're old), why would you want to use them?
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Saturday, April 14th, 2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,421
Posted By droykelly
Re: Exchange room

If your Garden unit is in such high demand & worth so much more, why do you want to swap for a tower room?

What does #303 offer that would entice me to swap my unit which is #705?
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Thursday, April 12th, 2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,421
Posted By droykelly
Re: Exchange room

None of my business but if you're traveling the same week, why exchange your one bedroom for one in the tower?
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, April 5th, 2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,212
Posted By droykelly
Re: Car Rental

You won't regret your decision!
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, April 1st, 2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,212
Posted By droykelly
Re: Car Rental

Tropic also gets my vote. I rented from Econo for years & was very satisfied but decided to try Tropic about 5 years ago after reading so many good things about them. I don't regret that decision &...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Sunday, April 1st, 2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,749
Posted By droykelly
Re: Divi owners forum????

I haven't found it to be very interesting or very much help but here it is...........

Divitimeshareowners : Divi Time Share owners - An information source for Divi Timeshare Owners...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Thursday, March 1st, 2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,532
Posted By droykelly
Re: Divi Phoenix kitchen equipment

The new buildings at the Phoenix are generally referred to as the new towers or new units so I believe the OP was asking about the garden units in front of the original tower.

I never paid too...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Sunday, February 19th, 2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,384
Posted By droykelly
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Tuesday, February 14th, 2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,004
Posted By droykelly
Re: Week#13 is no longer available

Don't be sorry. That's a good thing, isn't it?
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Sunday, February 5th, 2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,532
Posted By droykelly
Re: Divi Phoenix kitchen equipment

No conventional oven, there is a convection/microwave. There are grills available to use but I don't recall that the "equipment" is in the unit. No cookie sheet or muffin tins.

Blender, coffee...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Tuesday, January 31st, 2012, 06:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,356
Posted By droykelly
Re: Paradise Lost

Well said........... And so very true!
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Thursday, December 29th, 2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,352
Posted By droykelly
Re: Useful Owner Relations Phone Number

I could be wrong but I'm pretty sure the toll free number(s) go to Chapel Hill.
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011, 11:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,713
Posted By droykelly
Re: Divi Phoenix Aruba

Our experiences are vastly different since we've been Divi timeshare owners since 1991. We bought pre construction @ Divi Village prior to Divi taking over what is now Divi Aruba Phoenix.
...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,713
Posted By droykelly
Re: Divi Phoenix Aruba

We have two weeks in the Tower that were purchased pre construction. We absolutely love Phoenix but were happier before they added the new buildings.

Pure Beach does nothing for us & the beach...
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, October 26th, 2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,365
Posted By droykelly
Re: Weather??

Sir......... When was the last time you were in Aruba? Have you been there in October/November the past few years? Many of us have learned all sorts of new routes to get to/from the airport &...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Wednesday, October 19th, 2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,027
Posted By droykelly
Re: WI-FI at the Phoenix

I asked last month & was told it's fine.

http://bb.visitaruba.com/f35/hows-wifi-doing-17430/
Forum: Aruba Timeshare for Rent Sunday, October 16th, 2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 735
Posted By droykelly
Re: For Rent Week #11 Aruba Grand March 16-23 2012

Thanks Amy!

I think I knew that at some point but I'm getting old............ :embaresse
Forum: Aruba Timeshare for Rent Sunday, October 16th, 2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 735
Posted By droykelly
Re: For Rent Week #11 Aruba Grand March 16-23 2012

Aruba Grand? Isn't the Aruba Grand long gone?
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Monday, September 26th, 2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,798
Posted By droykelly
Re: How's the WiFi doing?

Perfect! We're on 7 as well so it looks like I'll be all set.

Thanks for responding.
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Tuesday, September 20th, 2011, 07:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,798
Posted By droykelly
How's the WiFi doing?

Recent visitors......... Have you had decent WiFi reception in the Tower?

We'll be in our Tower unit in November & I'm going to need my PC for a few things while we're there. I'm not concerned...
Forum: Aruba Timeshare for Rent Tuesday, August 16th, 2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 857
Posted By droykelly
Re: 2 BDR Surf Club 4/7 - 4/14/12

It's not luck. You've been getting that for long enough to know it's not a fluke. I didn't realize they went for that kind of money. Do the Ocean Club units go for that much too?
Forum: Aruba Timeshare for Rent Tuesday, August 16th, 2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 857
Posted By droykelly
Re: 2 BDR Surf Club 4/7 - 4/14/12

Sorry, but I have to ask................... Will people really pay 4K for a unit this size @ the Surf Club?
Forum: Aruba Timeshare for Rent Tuesday, August 9th, 2011, 07:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 772
Posted By droykelly
Re: Week 2 - Divi Phoenix

Please provide more information. Studio, 1, or 2 bedroom? How many baths? New units or old? If old is it a tower or garden unit?
Forum: Aruba in General Tuesday, July 26th, 2011, 07:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,730
Posted By droykelly
Re: Magic show at westin

Thanks Charles!

We're always looking for something to keep us entertained at night other than a casino. We'll have to check this out.
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Thursday, June 2nd, 2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,803
Posted By droykelly
Re: Just got back on May 22nd

They used to have that stuff at the French Market. Are you saying they don't have a comparable replacement?
Forum: Aruba in General Saturday, April 16th, 2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,460
Posted By droykelly
Re: Bus stops

The bus stop is directly in front of the new lobby.
Forum: Aruba in General Saturday, April 2nd, 2011, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,623
Posted By droykelly
Re: Traveler's Checks

We always bring Travelers Checks & have never had a problem using them. All the restaurants take them & the casinos cash them without batting an eyelash.
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Monday, February 21st, 2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,891
Posted By droykelly
Re: Am I in Cancun (2)?

Sorry John...............

I didn't realize you were referring to safety issues not being immediately addressed.

Going forward, I'll keep my thoughts to myself. Good luck with your letter....
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Monday, February 21st, 2011, 06:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,891
Posted By droykelly
Re: Am I in Cancun (2)?

I agree with pretty much everything you've said here. Perhaps the reason it bothers us less it that we have a one bedroom unit in the Tower which was purchased when Divi first took over. Because of...
Forum: Aruba in General Monday, February 14th, 2011, 06:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,731
Posted By droykelly
Re: What To Do When Lost On Aruba?

Very true. There have been many times that I've asked "Okay, where's the water?" Once we find the water, we can always find out way back to our timeshare!
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Saturday, February 5th, 2011, 07:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,572
Posted By droykelly
Re: More Beach yet?

41 & 42 were our original weeks but we changed several years ago & haven't been there those weeks since 2004. There was a company picnic type thing one day of the weekend that severely impacted use...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Friday, February 4th, 2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,572
Posted By droykelly
Re: More Beach yet?

We're there weeks 45 & 46 & have not seen anything like this. Are you there during a very slow period or is this something that started since the new buildings opened?

I truly believe they...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011, 08:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,572
Posted By droykelly
Re: More Beach yet?

This isn't a problem we've ever encountered. What week(s) are you there?

All the units have a maximum occupancy. Are you saying people are exceeding that? If they are, I'd make sure...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Tuesday, February 1st, 2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,402
Posted By droykelly
Re: Am I in Cancun?

I completely agree that three buildings would have been more than enough. That last building is an eyesore. There’s not enough beach to accommodate the additional units & having one that shades the...
Forum: Aruba in General Monday, January 31st, 2011, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,903
Posted By droykelly
Re: Detailed Aruba road map

We also have the Borch map. It was expecially handy when the rain was heavy & the roads flooded.............
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, January 19th, 2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,379
Posted By droykelly
Re: Just curious....

For many years, our first dinner was @ Talk of the Town & we generally ended our trip there as well. When they closed, we started going to Cafe Baci but that changed a few years ago when our meals...
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, January 6th, 2011, 08:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,906
Posted By droykelly
Re: Travelers Checks or not

We use them in Aruba with no problem. As Sherry indicated, you need some cash for your small(er) purchases but in general, you won't have a problem.

If you're an AAA member, you can get them...
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,911
Posted By droykelly
Re: Allure of the Sea

We'll be in port November 11th when Allure is scheduled to arrive in Fort Lauderdale. I'm hoping to get some good photos................
Forum: Charles' Stories Wednesday, October 20th, 2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,125
Posted By droykelly
Re: Interested in your honest opinion.

I gave it a WOW, I'm definitely curious & I want to read the letter. However, I found the first two paragraphs boring & think you could easily start with the third.

That said, I can't write worth...
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, October 14th, 2010, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,272
Posted By droykelly
Re: delta deceptive

Sorry, I'm with Delta on this............. The benefit is for account holders. Since it's not a joint account, the piece of plastic with your wife's name on it doesn't qualify.

Going in a...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Friday, September 10th, 2010, 05:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,171
Posted By droykelly
Re: Rental info please...........

I agree that there seems to be many service issues in Aruba. I always feel like they'll tell me anything I want to hear in hopes of avoiding a confrontation. However, that doesn't explain my current...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Thursday, September 9th, 2010, 07:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,171
Posted By droykelly
Re: Rental info please...........

No harm, no foul.............. Divi is notorious for bad customer service & providing inaccurate & misleading information. Amazingly, after multiple calls, today I received an email with the...
Forum: Divi Phoenix Resort Thursday, September 9th, 2010, 04:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,171
Posted By droykelly
Re: Rental info please...........

Thanks.............. I was looking for help, not sarcasm!

FWIW, I've spoken to Divi a couple of times & they have yet to send the new confirmations with our renters name as promised.
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