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Old 12-06-2018, 08:47 AM   #1
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Hi, we are staying in a 2 bed villa at Kidani (purchased through DVC rental store)April 28-May 3, but arriving April 27. There are 8 people total, but 2 are only staying 3 days.

For the one night arrival on the 27 I currently have 6 people in family suite at Art of Animations and 2 in the Mermaid room. The 2 in the mermaid room have 3 day park tickets and the 6 in the family suite have 6 day park tickets.

For the one night stay, we were thinking of switching to WL. Boulder ridge studio will only hold 5 and therefore I would have to change the park tickets from 3 to 6 for the 2 people that would only be staying 2 days. Same problem with 2 bedroom.

I do not want to purchase tickets separately because I have a Disney visa and want to be able to have the option of 6 months 0 percent promotion. I do not want to purchase 3 day for everyone and upgrade when we arrive because of not being able to choose FP early.

Anybody have any suggestions?
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The only thing I can think of is book room only reservations and then buy your tickets separately from Disney.
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I would not change the reservations to Boulder Lodge. It only creates problems, doesn't solve any. Keep everything as is.
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I am not sure that your current plan would work for the 0% interest. I looked into this for our upcoming trip. It does sound like people have different experiences, but in general, you will only for sure get it if you purchase your reservation as a package. From how you describe it - you couldn't have done this and also gotten different tickets for different time periods. I could be wrong, and again, people have had different experiences, but just a heads up on that so it doesn't totally sway your decision. Good luck!
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I am not sure that your current plan would work for the 0% interest. I looked into this for our upcoming trip. It does sound like people have different experiences, but in general, you will only for sure get it if you purchase your reservation as a package. From how you describe it - you couldn't have done this and also gotten different tickets for different time periods. I could be wrong, and again, people have had different experiences, but just a heads up on that so it doesn't totally sway your decision. Good luck!
We have done this before. As long as you have one night and park tickets it counts as a package. We appreciate the concern/suggestion😀
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Hi, we are staying in a 2 bed villa at Kidani (purchased through DVC rental store)April 28-May 3, but arriving April 27. There are 8 people total, but 2 are only staying 3 days.

For the one night arrival on the 27 I currently have 6 people in family suite at Art of Animations and 2 in the Mermaid room. The 2 in the mermaid room have 3 day park tickets and the 6 in the family suite have 6 day park tickets.

For the one night stay, we were thinking of switching to WL. Boulder ridge studio will only hold 5 and therefore I would have to change the park tickets from 3 to 6 for the 2 people that would only be staying 2 days. Same problem with 2 bedroom.

I do not want to purchase tickets separately because I have a Disney visa and want to be able to have the option of 6 months 0 percent promotion. I do not want to purchase 3 day for everyone and upgrade when we arrive because of not being able to choose FP early.

Anybody have any suggestions?
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I would suggest not moving.

However, have you looked into the impact that WDW's new ticket expiry policy will have on your plans ? Not sure how it will apply to your current reservation, but look into it for that; but do look at it for if you were to change the reservation:

https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/en.../ticket-dates/

See in particularthe whole section on "Tickets Purchased After October 15, 2018"


Also see https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/en...oking-updates/
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