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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #870 on: October 11, 2018, 12:37:18 PM »
Think we can get a minyan together at the phonecian first shabbos in February?

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #871 on: October 11, 2018, 01:49:29 PM »
Anyone can help me compare The Westin Kierland and Andaz Scottsdale.

Dont know which one to choose. Thanks

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #872 on: October 12, 2018, 08:00:22 AM »
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i was only at kierland (twice) so if you have specific questions I can help but I canít really compare the two

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #873 on: October 12, 2018, 11:37:30 AM »
i was only at kierland (twice) so if you have specific questions I can help but I canít really compare the two

Was it nice? Grounds? Looks really nice on website

I'm looking to take a one bedroom premium villa.

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #874 on: October 14, 2018, 12:45:07 AM »
Was it nice? Grounds? Looks really nice on website

I'm looking to take a one bedroom premium villa.
we loved it both times and Iíd go back in a heartbeat. Rooms were nice, (relatively) new, and clean. There is a full fridge-freezer and table and if you get a premium room a Huge eating living dining area.
There are also areas outdoor to grill with (non kosher) grills. speak to your LOR about Kashering them- not as difficult as you may think. Personally, I just went to Walmart bought a $20 grill and two mini propane cans went to Chabad to toivel and just used my own (at the grilling area).
 
Grounds are good at the villas not huge but you have full access to the resort which is next door. There is a free shuttle but its probably quicker and definitely nicer to walk.

 Over there there is plenty of space to walk around as well as a larger pool a lazy river water slide and a surfing simulator( which you have to pay for and I highly recommend doing if thatís your kind of thing).



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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #875 on: October 14, 2018, 02:01:49 PM »
we loved it both times and Iíd go back in a heartbeat. Rooms were nice, (relatively) new, and clean. There is a full fridge-freezer and table and if you get a premium room a Huge eating living dining area.
There are also areas outdoor to grill with (non kosher) grills. speak to your LOR about Kashering them- not as difficult as you may think. Personally, I just went to Walmart bought a $20 grill and two mini propane cans went to Chabad to toivel and just used my own (at the grilling area).
 
Grounds are good at the villas not huge but you have full access to the resort which is next door. There is a free shuttle but its probably quicker and definitely nicer to walk.

 Over there there is plenty of space to walk around as well as a larger pool a lazy river water slide and a surfing simulator( which you have to pay for and I highly recommend doing if thatís your kind of thing).

Thanks for the info!

Now the Spas, Boulder, Four Seasons or Fairmont? In terms of facilities - which one?

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #876 on: November 12, 2018, 10:31:16 AM »
I'm looking to go to Scottsdale, and I would like to stay at the Phoenician luxury club ( https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phxpr-phoenician-residences-a-luxury-collection-residence-club-scottsdale/ )
However there's no option to book with points, does anyone know if calling will make a difference and I'll be able to book it with points?

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #877 on: November 12, 2018, 10:41:52 AM »
I'm looking to go to Scottsdale, and I would like to stay at the Phoenician luxury club ( https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phxpr-phoenician-residences-a-luxury-collection-residence-club-scottsdale/ )
However there's no option to book with points, does anyone know if calling will make a difference and I'll be able to book it with points?
In the good old spg days, that was some 75k SPG a night iirc.

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #878 on: November 12, 2018, 10:59:02 AM »
In the good old spg days, that was some 75k SPG a night iirc.
I would like to go but there is no points option, anything to do

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #879 on: November 12, 2018, 12:12:49 PM »
I would like to go but there is no points option, anything to do
When I looked into it a few years ago, they were able to do it on the phone. Was just an insane amount of points.

I ended up staying at the regular Phoenician and really enjoyed it.

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #880 on: November 12, 2018, 01:34:59 PM »
When I looked into it a few years ago, they were able to do it on the phone. Was just an insane amount of points.

I ended up staying at the regular Phoenician and really enjoyed it.
im looking for a private villa w/pool. do you know of any, not specifically in arizona but somewhere warm in the usa

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #881 on: November 12, 2018, 05:03:28 PM »
im looking for a private villa w/pool. do you know of any, not specifically in arizona but somewhere warm in the usa
A long time ago we went to Palm Springs. There are villas with private pools. In Orlando you have homes with private pools that are less expensive than villas.
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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #882 on: November 12, 2018, 06:27:50 PM »
A long time ago we went to Palm Springs. There are villas with private pools. In Orlando you have homes with private pools that are less expensive than villas.
thanks. Do you know of any that is a starwoods property, such as the Phoenician in Arizona

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #883 on: November 14, 2018, 01:01:53 AM »
thanks. Do you know of any that is a starwoods property, such as the Phoenician in Arizona
kierland villas are great.

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Re: Arizona Master Thread
« Reply #884 on: November 14, 2018, 10:14:54 PM »
kierland villas are great.
where's that?