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Author Topic: Bora Bora Master Thread  (Read 119448 times)

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #435 on: December 29, 2014, 10:30:38 AM »
QF Flies to PPT from Lax. Anyway to get onto that flight with awards?

Can I take that flight to Auckland and stop off in PPT with Awards?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #436 on: December 29, 2014, 10:34:12 AM »
Have 01/09-01/15 at the IC Thalasso up for grabs, anyone want?
Cancelled. Should be bookable.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #437 on: December 29, 2014, 10:41:07 AM »
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #438 on: December 29, 2014, 10:46:02 AM »

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #439 on: December 29, 2014, 10:47:11 AM »
Cancelled. Should be bookable.
How did you get that? Did you reserve 1-2 rooms at a time and kept checking till you were able to get 6 nights in a row?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #440 on: December 29, 2014, 10:47:27 AM »
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #441 on: December 29, 2014, 10:51:32 AM »
Codeshare for TN.
Ooh, I get it. What a shame

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #442 on: December 29, 2014, 11:01:58 AM »
Is there any way leave NY or LAX after a Shabbos and be in BOB by a Sunday night, or the total flight time will definitely not have you there until Monday?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #443 on: December 29, 2014, 11:58:41 AM »
I tried the trick of "holding" a reward at IC BOB by booking a refundable room for cash and then releasing it in order to book it on points. It didint work!

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #444 on: December 29, 2014, 05:05:09 PM »
Is there any way leave NY or LAX after a Shabbos and be in BOB by a Sunday night, or the total flight time will definitely not have you there until Monday?
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #445 on: December 30, 2014, 01:30:12 PM »
Hilton Bora Bora Nui drops from 10 to 9 eff 01/14/15.
95K down to 80K
or 76K down to 64K on 5 night stays
or 75K down to 65K on 4 night AXON stays.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #446 on: December 30, 2014, 01:50:14 PM »
Hilton Bora Bora Nui drops from 10 to 9 eff 01/14/15.
95K down to 80K
or 76K down to 64K on 5 night stays
or 75K down to 65K on 4 night AXON stays.
I don't think that gets you a OWB though.

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #447 on: December 30, 2014, 01:53:06 PM »
I don't think they charge a lot for the upgrade. CMIIW.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #448 on: January 04, 2015, 12:28:32 PM »
I just spoke to SPG Gold Rep about booking BB July 2015 and they said for both the St. Regis and Le meridian are 149K per night for 4 nights OWB? That sounds like a lot even for a Cat 7. Am I off or is that the going rate for booking OWB with SPG points? Better points to use for BB?
I am not 100% sure about this. But I am going to click it anyway.

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #449 on: January 04, 2015, 12:30:52 PM »
High-end SPG is a rip-off.

Probably the most ridiculous thing about the program.

High ADRs compel the 30K price tag. But the rates are high at least partially because it's a "special" property, yet because it's a "special" property, they double the award cost to 60K+. So you pay once for the ADR, and then you pay again for what causes the ADR  :o ::)
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