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Value resorts excluded from Bounce Back Free Dining

I noticed that Value Resorts were excluded from the Bounce Back Free Dining Offer. Is this the beginning of the end? I have a pic of the offer, but not sure how to add it here...
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No, they aren't excluded. They just don't list them in the flyers. They want you to upgrade. Sneaky, eh? If you call and ask about value resorts they can tell you what's available for the dates you want.
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If you call and ask about value resorts they can tell you what's available for the dates you want.
We've used bounceback offers a couple of times and with one exception, we've always stayed in a value. As Hidden Mickey advised, call the number on the flyer and tell them you are interested in using the offer at a value resort.
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Can u explain now the bounce works?
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Bouncebacks are discounted room offers or free dining offers that must be booked while you are still on your current vacation. It is hit or miss if there will be a flyer in your room, so be sure to ask at the front desk or if you see a housekeeper so you can see what's being offered. Then you call the number they give you and book. I use a TA so after booking and returning home, I filled out a paper to transfer my reservation from The Walt Disney Travel Co. to my agent's agency. We got a 25% room discount at our value resort for a trip the following year, all while sitting in my resort room. They will try to sell you tickets or a package if you book room-only, but they were very pleasant about it all, not pushy. They also offered me a room in a moderate, which was tempting, but my son likes Music, so why pay more for him to be unhappy?
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We've actually downgraded a bounceback after the fact. We booked POFQ on the bounceback and downgraded to POP a few months out from our trip and we were given the bounceback rate for POP
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