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Old 02-16-2013, 01:03 PM   #16
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2nd time at All Star Sports - 10 year span

When my son graduated HS this year, we headed to the world for his graduation present - a trip to wDW. we hadn't been since 2007, so we were really looking forward to it. Travelling with me was DH, DS (18) & DD 15. we arrived June 5 and left June 13th.

I picked this resort because we are HUGE sports fans & even requested the tennis section given that my son will be going to college on a tennis scholarship. We were put in the basketball section.

The theming as we remembered was awesome! We paid rack rate for the room but received a pin for free QS dining. We brought a air matress & the kids took turns sleeping on it. All and all the room was fine but we really don't spend a lot of time there.

For the most part, bus transportation was acceptable. However, at times, especially the latter it was on our trips, often we would get stuck waiting for a bus to come & take us to the parks. Another reason we picked this resort because I knew it was first on the pickup before the other 2 all stars.

The reason I rated the Magic lower because not once during our stay did any of the CMs at this resort going out of their way for anything magical. It was magical enough being at WDW, but I've been spoiled by past trips - where there was always a ready smile, or quick tip of the hat, a towel animal in our room... even the lady at check-in was just going through the steps.... I know my kids are OLDER but still my 18 year old son picked WDW for his trip...and you can't even wish him happy graduation - and it was noted on our room reservation. just thought it was all so un-Disney.
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We stayed in the sports resort May 24-May 31, 2013. Absolutely will never, never ever stay there again. Kids screaming until at least 2:00a.m. I finally passes out. No sleep does not make for a magical vacation.
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