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Old 07-06-2018, 01:44 PM   #1
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Hey Folks,


We just booked a stay at POFQ for Feb. We've never stayed there and it's been close to 10 years since we stayed at POR so I'd love any recommendations about the resort re: food at the resort, activities, amenities and anything else about the resort.


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Old 07-06-2018, 03:25 PM   #2
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Welcome to the Boards!

My 1st stay was last September 2017 and I ABSOLUTELY loved it!
I was in Building 5, a pool view, second floor and a corner window. My request was to be on a lower floor. Taking the boat to Disney Spring is a nice way to go, breaks up the buses. Walking around is just so nice with the "streets" and lampposts. I did the pool & hot tub, very nice.

The landscape is just wonderful- you will enjoy it! I have never been to New Orleans but with this resort I felt like I was. Also I am hoping to come back for next year's trip. I didn't eat at the food court, but what I saw looked really good. I hope to experience that for the next trip!


I hope you enjoy your Trip for next February!
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The PO resorts are my absolute favorites. I prefer POFQ simply because it is smaller which makes everything closer together. I agree that the boat to DS is a must do. You can also walk over to Riverside (about 10 minutes along the river) and rent a horsedrawn carriage ride or bicycles. I believe you can also rent boats to go out on the river. There are no bad locations, IMO. Everything is lovely and a short walk to the food court and bus stop. to the boards and enjoy your stay at POFQ!
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The PO resorts are my absolute favorites. I prefer POFQ simply because it is smaller which makes everything closer together. I agree that the boat to DS is a must do. You can also walk over to Riverside (about 10 minutes along the river) and rent a horsedrawn carriage ride or bicycles. I believe you can also rent boats to go out on the river. There are no bad locations, IMO. Everything is lovely and a short walk to the food court and bus stop. to the boards and enjoy your stay at POFQ!
Sadly the boat rentals stopped. A few years ago. But you can still rent them from an MK RESORT.
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We love the POR resorts. At POFQ we were in bldg 4 in a GV room just across from food court.
Taking the boat to DS is so pretty, esp at night with the Treehouse Villas all lit up.
Walk over to Por to enjoy YeeHa Bobs show, eat at Riverside Mill, the make your own Pasta is a fav. And it’s a pretty walk along the river.
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I love the PO resorts! I highly recommend the music offerings at POFQ. Its been a few years since I stayed there but if they still have the music it was awesome! And it was right next to the food court so we got dessert and went to listen.
I also love to take the boat transportation around PO.
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