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Author Topic: Bora Bora Master Thread  (Read 116691 times)

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #600 on: November 02, 2015, 02:51:30 PM »
How do you get the 2nd option? Booking direct through Amex?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #601 on: November 02, 2015, 02:52:01 PM »
How do you get the 2nd option? Booking direct through Amex?

Can sell at ~1.5.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #602 on: November 02, 2015, 02:53:24 PM »

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #603 on: November 02, 2015, 03:15:44 PM »
Can sell at ~1.5.
SR is supposed to be better than LM, now its your call if you want to pay $760 or go with the cheaper option. YOLO

Just $200 more a night

It all depends what your priorities are.


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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #604 on: November 02, 2015, 03:33:37 PM »
SR is supposed to be better than LM, now its your call if you want to pay $760 or go with the cheaper option. YOLO

Just $200 more a night

It all depends what your priorities are.

Considering I'd earn 12K SPG points (~$225), bringing the total cost to 47K MR/night, and that I don't have plans to return, I probably will just do SR.

Just one credit card churn :)
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #605 on: November 02, 2015, 04:01:45 PM »
SR
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #606 on: November 04, 2015, 10:03:06 PM »
Just as I'm sitting down to book the SR, IHG Thalasso opens for 3 nights.

So I'm going to do 1 night at IHG Le Moana then take the free boat shuttle to their sister property, IHG Thalasso for 3 nights.

Would have loved to do 2 SR + 2 IHG Thalasso, but the only room the SR has available for the first night of our stay is... $10K.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #607 on: November 05, 2015, 05:36:44 PM »
Anyone want the IC Thalasso from 01/28-02/03?
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #608 on: November 05, 2015, 05:39:13 PM »
That's a good get.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #609 on: November 05, 2015, 06:06:20 PM »
Anyone want the IC Thalasso from 01/28-02/03?
I'd rather know how you consistently pull of availability like that

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #610 on: November 08, 2015, 10:43:44 AM »
If anybody has nights at the IC thallaso, that they plan on releasing, can you please let me know.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #611 on: November 08, 2015, 11:41:07 AM »
If anybody has nights at the IC thallaso, that they plan on releasing, can you please let me know.

Anyone want the IC Thalasso from 01/28-02/03?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #612 on: November 08, 2015, 11:53:42 AM »
Also, finding flights to BOB are in some cases harder than finding nights. You have flights?
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Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #613 on: November 08, 2015, 12:00:48 PM »
Dan doesn't reply to PM.
I don't have flights yet, but I figured it makes sense to work with hotel first being that I can cancel for free, but flights I can't.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #614 on: November 08, 2015, 12:07:31 PM »
IME, the only way you can gaurantee a trip like this comes to fruition is book 330 days in advance.

Snag TN J and then snag IHG.
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