Mom And Daughter Horseback Rding
  • On Mar 9, 2011
    Anne from NY Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    I am interested in becoming a DVC member. My family and I typically travel during the off season (SEPT/JAN). Is it hard to book at a resort that is not a "home" resort during these periods?

    Hi Anne,

    This is a great question! While I think I only once did not get the room I wanted for vacation, I am sure it was more about when I booked the reservation then when I took my vacation. However, you never know which rooms are available.

    With the Disney Vacation Club, you can make a reservation at your home resort at 11 months prior to check in. If you would like to book another resort, you can make a reservation seven months prior to check in. In addition, you can always use the wait list to move to a different location which I have done and have received confirmation that my request was honored. 

    For you, if you wanted to tour in September and stay at a resort other than your home resort, you would need to call in February. For touring in January, you would need to call in June.

    Wishing you a magical vacation!
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