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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #645 on: January 18, 2017, 12:24:48 AM »
I am referring to the villas, not the resort. There are buildings with multiple floors. Each "apt" is called a villa. So what I said applies. We were there twice. BTW, you can use all the facilities at the resort.
personally, we loved our ground floor villa facing the golf course, its great to not have to shlep upstairs or an elevator if u dont have to (esp for shabbos, but even otherwise)... our view was still very nice though occasionally some ducks came close when we ate outside...
ok I'm sorry then. Thanks for the info. I'm not there for shabbos so an upper floor won't bother me.
Well now that I see that they aren't really "villas" as I would have imagined would it be possible to grill on the porch or will it affect other guests which would mean the hotel would be aware and I'd imagine it's probably officially against hotel policy.
Thanks a lot for you help.

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #646 on: January 18, 2017, 01:24:37 PM »
ok I'm sorry then. Thanks for the info. I'm not there for shabbos so an upper floor won't bother me.
Well now that I see that they aren't really "villas" as I would have imagined would it be possible to grill on the porch or will it affect other guests which would mean the hotel would be aware and I'd imagine it's probably officially against hotel policy.
Thanks a lot for you help.
I believe there were drills set up outside the building (you can verify that with them) so you can probably put yours (kosher) on top. They were nice villas. I stayed twice
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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #647 on: January 18, 2017, 01:25:14 PM »
oh yeah - check the weather report. Can be chilly
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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #648 on: January 18, 2017, 09:42:34 PM »
I believe there were drills set up outside the building (you can verify that with them) so you can probably put yours (kosher) on top. They were nice villas. I stayed twice
right I hear that but (I know I'm gonna sound lazy) but it is so much more convenient to be able to grill on your porch.

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #649 on: January 19, 2017, 07:52:57 PM »
Which has better shabbos takeout Segal's or Imperial?

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #650 on: January 19, 2017, 09:58:31 PM »
I'm looking into going to the Grand Canyon area for the 2nd week in February. What is the best area to stay in? How far is a daily minyan? I have plenty of ur points and some spg.

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #651 on: January 20, 2017, 01:01:38 AM »
Which has better shabbos takeout Segal's or Imperial?
for like kugel and chicken prob imperial. but we loved Kitchen 18 where they also do a takeout menu and their food was really great though perhaps a bit more expensive.

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #652 on: January 20, 2017, 08:33:53 AM »
I'm looking into going to the Grand Canyon area for the 2nd week in February. What is the best area to stay in? How far is a daily minyan? I have plenty of ur points and some spg.
might have to go 3 hours away to phoenix

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #653 on: January 23, 2017, 01:26:48 PM »
thinking about going to pheonix, looking for input & suggestions.

flying in thursday staying in pheonix for shabbos, leave motzei shabbos/early sunday to grand canyon..... I would like to do GC, lake powell, bryce canyon & maybe zion national park. I would have to get back to pheonix by thurs. morn-early afternoon for flight back.
is motzei shabbos till thursday morning enought time to get this in??

Ps. its a few bachurim so we can drive through wed night back to phx if needed. or does it make sense to drive up to BC on motzei shabbos & work our way down?

where did you stay in phoenix for shabbos?
where did you get food from?

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #654 on: January 23, 2017, 01:33:44 PM »
where did you stay in phoenix for shabbos?
where did you get food from?
I have family there that I stayed by.

There is a kosher store that you can get take by though

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #655 on: January 23, 2017, 07:12:56 PM »
Any suggestions were to stay for shabbos in Phoenix

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #656 on: January 23, 2017, 07:19:46 PM »
Any suggestions were to stay for shabbos in Phoenix
In Scottsdale there is residence inn near R Shoshan's shul and a holiday inn near Chabad
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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #657 on: January 23, 2017, 08:52:19 PM »
Doing a Vegas-AZ trip starting Sunday. Plan on driving Wed from LAS to GC, sleep Wed. night in either Flagstaff of Sedona and do something good Thurs. before I get to PHX at night.
Not sure what I'm doing Fri but it's gotta be in the PHX area.
Flying out Sun. in the AM.

So I guess Thursday and Friday are the days I still need to plan out in AZ, Thurs. starting out in Sedona.

where did you stay for shabbos?

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #658 on: January 23, 2017, 11:38:08 PM »
is there really a big difference between the pink jeep tour and any other company?

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« Reply #659 on: January 24, 2017, 11:19:29 AM »
is there really a big difference between the pink jeep tour and any other company?
Don't know about any other company but the pink jeep tour was excellent.
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