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Lagoon Tower by HGVC Information

Lagoon Tower by Hilton Grand Vacations Club is a luxurious Hawaii timeshare which gives guests ideal access to the best stretch of Waikiki’s famous white-sand beach. Guests have the opportunity to enjoy extensive entertainment and shopping and dining options within the renowed Hilton Hawaiian Village at this beautiful Hilton timeshare. On the resort property a […]

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Westin Starwood Timeshare Update

You are invited to view the video or read the blog: Aloha, my name is Syed Sarmad and I am the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company specializing in timeshare resales of name brand timeshares. Our offices are located at the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. […]

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Westin Mission Hills Update 2015

Westin Mission Hills Resort Villas Golf Course

Nestled in the foothills of California’s Santa Rosa Mountains you’ll find the beautiful California timeshare resale of Westin Mission Hills Resort Villas. This outstanding Westin timeshare features 360 acres of lush landscaping, sparkling streams, and terraced fountains. The beautiful Westin timeshare at Westin Mission Hills has recently announced some special conditions regarding Starwood Preferred Guest Information […]

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St. Patrick’s Day at Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Resort

If you haven’t made plans for St. Patrick’s Day yet and you are a guest at the Westin Kaanapali (and even if you are not a guest), you should check out the “Luck of the Irish Shamrock Festival 2015” to be held at this beautiful Westin timeshare. Admission is complimentary! You are invited to celebrate […]

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St. Patricks Day on Maui 2015

St. Patrick’s Day, Tuesday, March 17 will find several fun and entertaining events taking place on Maui. Check out the dining and entertainment options, The Leprechaun Chase and where Marty Dread will be performing! See what’s happening in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day on Maui this year: Mulligans on the Blue Mulligans, Maui’s only Irish […]

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Westin Timeshare in Puerto Vallarta

As part of the spinoff of its timeshare division, The Westin Resort & Spa, Puerto Vallarta will be adding additional Westin timeshare inventory by the end of the year 2015. Starwood Vacation Owners will continue to enjoy their Westin timeshare resorts with current reservation guidelines and fees, exchange rules, reservation rights and exchange privileges through […]

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Coming soon – Westin Timeshare in Cancun

As recently reported, Starwood Hotels is spinning off its 22 timeshare resorts into a separate and publicly traded company. In addition, the Starwood Vacation Ownership program is expected to benefit from additional Westin timeshares inventory. Starwood will transfer additional assets to the new company for timeshare development at the Mexican resorts of Westin Cancun, Westin […]

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Haleakala Headquarters Visitor Center Closed

The Haleakala National Park Visitor Center is closed until further notice for repairs to damage suffered during a recent storm according to a Feb. 25 National Park Service news release. “Due to a cracked beam in the ceiling, the Headquarters Visitor Center is closed until further notice while the damage is assessed and repaired,” stated […]

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Marriott Vacation Club announces new Owner Benefit Levels

Marriott Vacation Club will be announcing new “Owner Benefit Levels” for Vacation Club Points Ownership Program. These “new levels” enhance and replace the current Premier and Premier Plus benefits. The new levels are: Owner: less than 4,000 Vacation Club Points Select: 4,000 – 6,999 Vacation Club Points Executive: 7,000 – 9,999 Vacation Club Points Presidential: […]

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Starwood Timeshare Plans for Sheraton Kauai

As part of the Starwood Hotels and Resorts timeshare spinoff of Starwood Vacation Ownership, a portion of the 10.7 acre, 394 room Poipu resort of Sheraton Kauai Resort will be converted into Starwood timeshares. In an email, Harris Chan, Starwood Hotels and Resorts vice president of Hawaii operations, wrote – “While future plans include transitioning […]

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Pacific Whale Foundation’s 2015 Great Whale Count

Registration for this event opens in mid-January, but if you are going to be on Maui, Saturday, February 28 and would like to see about volunteering, visit the Pacific Whale Foundation’s volunteer website at mauiwhalefestival.org. Come join Pacific Whale Foundation researchers and volunteers for this annual citizen’s count of the humpback whales that can be […]

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New Maui Westin Timeshare Resort Planned

Starwood Vacation Ownership has announced plans to develop a new 26 acre oceanfront Westin timeshare resort on Kaanapali beach on Maui. The resort, Westin Nanea Ocean Villas is scheduled to open in 2017 and will be built on a vacant lot between Honua Kai Resort & Spa and the Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas. The […]

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Chinese New Year Celebration 2015 in Lahaina

2015 is the Chinese Year of the Ram! If you are vacationing on Maui and would like to experience something unique and fun for the entire family to enjoy, make plans to join in the celebration in Lahaina on Friday, February 20, 2015. Lahaina celebrates the lunar New Year kicking off the festivities with a […]

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Starwood to Add Another Timeshare in Hawaii

Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas North

As part of the spinoff plans recently announced by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, the Sheraton Kauai Resort will be joining three other Starwood Vacation Ownership resorts made up of Westin timeshares and become the fourth Starwood timeshare in Hawaii. The three Starwood timeshares properties in Hawaii are the Westin timeshares at Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort […]

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Starwood Hotels to Spinoff Timeshare Resorts

In a press release earlier this week, Starwood announced that Starwood Hotels is spinning off its 22 timeshare resorts into a separate and publicly traded company. That business, Starwood Vacation Ownership has sold more than $6 billion worth of timeshares to more than 220,000 buyers over the past 30 years. Starwood said Tuesday that the […]

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Target Maui Opening in March 2015

Target has announced its plans to open a new store in the city of Kahului in March 2015. The store will be located on Hookele Street and is part of the 24 acre Pu’unene Shopping Center being developed there. This will be the first Target store on Maui. The soft opening of the store is […]

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Advantage Vacation, About Us

You may view the video for information about Advantage Vacation or you can read the article below the video:   Hello, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company specializing in timeshare resales of name brand timeshares. Our offices are located at […]

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Westin Ka’anapali Valentine’s Dinner 2015

Pulehu, an Italian Grill at the Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Resort Villas is presenting a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner on Saturday, February 14, 2015 from 5:30pm to 9:00pm. The menu is aptly named “Dichiarazione D’Amore” or declaration of love and is a four course dinner sure to tempt the most discriminating tastes! So, ask your sweetheart […]

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Westin Kaanapali Kids Activities February 2015

The Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort never forgets the keiki (children)! The Westin Kids Club promises a fun filled camp “where every day is a new experience”. Each month is filled with fun for kids 5 – 12 years where they enjoy doing arts, crafts and learning about the Hawaiian culture. Westin Kids Club is open […]

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Hyatt Ka anapali Beach Club – Hyatt Residence Club

You may view the video or read the article below: Aloha, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company located in Maui.  Our offices are located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall, Lahaina, Maui. We specialize in timeshare resales, particularly name brand timeshares. […]

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Hilton Grand Vacation announces newest timeshare resort

It was recently announced that a Myrtle Beach developer, Strand Capital Group, will spend $80 million to turn the former Adventure Inn site into a Hilton timeshare resort. The Adventure Inn, which was built in 1963 and demolished in 2008, was an island landmark and one of Hilton Head’s three original hotels. Strand Capital Group […]

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Hawaii Timeshare Maintenance Fees & Expansion Report

You may view the video below or read the article.   Aloha! My name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company in Hawaii and we specialize in timeshare resales. Our office is located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Maui, Hawaii. This is […]

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Westin Ka’anapali Spa Helani 2015 Specials

Spa Helani, a Heavenly Spa by Westin is offering a number of special spa treatments from January 2015 thru March 31, 2015 for individuals and couples. Let’s take a look at what you can look forward to while enjoying your vacation at the Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Resort Villas: The Agave Nectar Massage is a 50 […]

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Hokulani Waikiki by Hilton Grand Vacations Club

You’ll find this beautiful Hawaii timeshare anchoring the northern most stretch of the celebrated Waikiki Beach Walk entertainment district. Hokulani Waikiki by Hilton Grand Vacations Club offers ideal access to Waikiki’s most vibrant showcase for dining, shopping and entertainment. Just a brief stroll from the famed beaches of Waikiki and the nearby Hilton Hawaiian Village […]

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Hyatt Ka’anapali Begins Timeshare Sales January 2015

Hyatt Ka’anapali Beach, a Hyatt Residence Club, is located along Maui’s western shore on Ka’anapali Beach and has kicked off their timeshare sales program this month.  The resort offers 131 units, including 19 one-bedroom units, 100 two-bedroom units, and 12 three-bedroom units. Additional features of the resort include an 8,000 square foot open-air lobby, a […]

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Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Dining Options 2015

The beautiful Westin timeshare of Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas has dining specials going on almost every day of the week at their various restaurants! Following you’ll see the current schedule of dining options at Pulehu, an Italian Grill, Pailolo Bar and Grill and Ocean Pool Bar and Grill. Pulehu, an Italian Grill Open for […]

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Hokulani Waikiki by Hilton 2015 Annual Fees

At the northernmost stretch of the celebrated Waikiki Beach Walk entertainment district is where you will find the newest Hilton Grand Vacation Club in Hawaii – Hokulani Waikiki! The location offers ideal access to Waikiki’s most vibrant showcase for dining, shopping and entertainment. This unique Hilton timeshare resort features luxurious one bedroom suites and also […]

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Marriott’s Shadow Ridge 2015 Annual Fees

Marriott Shadow Ridge Swimming Pool

The prestigious community of Palm Desert is known for its elegant style, luxurious spas, trendy cafés and serene surroundings. The Marriott timeshare of Marriott’s Shadow Ridge is nestled at the foothills of the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto mountains. Leisure amenities at this beautiful California timeshare resort include an 18-hole championship golf course, tennis courts, fitness center and […]

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Marriott Ocean Pointe 2015 Annual Fees

Located on the Atlantic side of beautiful Singer Island, the Florida timeshare of Marriott’s Ocean Pointe is a rejuvenating beachside getaway. This Marriott timeshare welcomes you to this relaxing seaside retreat on Florida’s Gold Coast where you can enjoy the scenic natural beauty and all the glamour of neighboring Palm Beach. This beautiful Marriott timeshare resale resort rests […]

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Marriott Grande Vista 2015 Annual Fees

Nestled amid the world’s best known and most incredible theme parks and attractions in Orlando, sensational shopping and delectable dining, the Marriott Grande Vista is also located adjacent to the Marriott Golf Academy and Grande Vista Golf Club. Regardless of whether you’re looking for nonstop theme park thrills or fabulous dining, shopping and enough golf and recreational […]

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New Year’s Eve on Maui 2014

What to do on New Year’s Eve on Maui? The Westin Ka anapali Ocean Resort is celebrating New Year’s Eve at the Ocean Pool Bar and Grill from 5pm to 9pm with a 3 course meal and at Pulehu, an Italian Grill from 5:30pm to 9:30pm with a 5 course dinner. For more details and […]

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HGVC Rollover and Rescued Points

    Hello, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company specializing in timeshare resales. Our offices are located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. Today I would like to talk about the difference between rolling over your Hilton […]

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Maui Timeshare Resales

Aloha, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company specializing in resales of timeshares. Our offices are located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. I’ve been in the timeshare industry for over 35 years and have considerable experience in […]

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Christmas Dining on Maui 2014

Christmas is a wonderful time to be on Maui and you have several great holiday dining options to enjoy! Let’s take a look at some of the dinner cruises available: The Pacific Whale Foundation offers a Christmas Brunch and a Christmas Dinner cruise and leaving from Lahaina onboard high-tech, smooth riding power catamarans. There’s also […]

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Hilton Grand Vacations at Sea World Phase II 2015 Annual Fees

Enjoy the HGVC at Sea World resort’s superb recreational complex with three heated pools, two children’s pools and playground, five outdoor whirlpool spas, a fitness center, shuffleboard courts, a video games room, poolside bar and grill, and a deli/gift shop. You’ll find a private 4.5-acre lake features a walking and jogging trail. There are also planned activities […]

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Hilton Grand Vacations at Seaworld 2015 Annual Fees Phase I

Located across the street from SeaWorld Orlando, the HGVC at Seaworld resort features stunning pools, colorful gardens and a serene lake promenade. Orlando’s popular attractions, including Walt Disney World  Resort, Universal Orlando Resort and Wet ’n Wild, are just minutes away. Championship golf courses and all-ages recreation options are close by, placing this spectacular getaway in the […]

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Marriott Canyon Villas 2015 Annual Fees

Enjoy this refreshing oasis in the vibrant Sonoran Desert. It’s an enticing gateway to the unique recreation opportunities and natural beauty of the Valley of the Sun.   Take a dip in the magnificent pool at Marriott Canyon Villas or visit the JW Marriott® Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, for a hot-stone massage. The JW Marriott® Desert Ridge Resort & […]

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Marriott Cypress Harbour 2015 Annual Fees

Marriott Cypress Harbour Exterior

Surrounded by an 18-hole public golf course, Marriott’s Cypress Harbour offers you a luxurious vacation experience. Enjoy the ‘Old Florida Keys’-style clubhouse and reception center that includes a convenience store. The resort also includes a fully staffed recreation center and fitness center, an indoor children’s play area, and a video games room  and for water-sports enthusiasts, there are three pool areas and a […]

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Marriott Newport Coast 2015 Annual Fees

Edging California’s Newport Coast beaches, the Marriott Newport Coast well-appointed villas overlook the Pacific Ocean. Guests will enjoy unlimited opportunities for swimming and golf.  Among other recreational enticements are a fitness center with sauna and steam room, four outdoor pools, three outdoor whirlpool spas, walking trails, and barbecue areas. A full-service spa and a convenience store are […]

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Hilton Las Vegas Strip 2015 Annual Fees

Hilton Grand Vacations Club on the Las Vegas Strip Exterior

HGVC on the Boulevard Las Vegas Strip is centrally located in the heart of all the action Las Vegas has to offer. Enjoy world-class casino action less than a block away and within walking distance of the resort is show-stopping entertainment and five-star dining. Hoover Dam and Lake Mead offer superb sight-seeing just 45-minutes away. Following […]

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Hilton Las Vegas 2015 Annual Fees

Ideally located adjacent to The Las Vegas Hilton, the Hilton Grand Vacation Club Las Vegas on Paradise provides world-class accommodations. Enjoy beautiful accommodations along with a variety of on-site conveniences including a swimming pool, whirlpool spa, and health club. The resort offers immediate proximity to the extensive restaurants and amenities of the hotel and is close to […]

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Marriott Desert Springs Villas 2015 Annual Fees

The two phases of Marriott Desert Springs Villas in Palm Desert offer the luxury and comfort that Marriott timeshares have become well known for.  The Palm Desert’s intriguing riches range from exhilarating adventures on rugged mountain trails to old Hollywood glamour, lavish spas and chic cafés. The area is also a golfer’s paradise, with many ruggedly beautiful […]

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Marriott Summit Watch 2015 Annual Fees

Marriotts Summit Watch

Marriott Summit Watch is a beautiful Marriott timeshare located at the base of historic Main Street and is only steps away from the town ski lift, in the heart of beautiful Park City. While the area boasts of having ‘the greatest snow on Earth’ for skiers, it also offers outstanding year-round recreational opportunities including great golf, tennis, mountain biking, […]

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Hilton Parc Soleil 2015 Annual Fees

Located on 52 acres off Palm Parkway in the heart of the attractions area in Orlando, Parc Soleil Suites is in close proximity to famous local attractions including Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica and over 94 championship golf courses. Take advantage of the shuttle service to popular theme parks and take the […]

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Hilton Grand Vacations on International Drive 2015 Annual Fees

Hilton Grand Vacations Club on International Drive Swimming Pool

Situated on 34 acres on the southwest corner of International Drive, HGVC on International Drive is within minutes of Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort and is adjacent to the Orlando Premium Outlet Mall. The resort is designed with a Mediterranean theme reminiscent of an Italian village in Tuscany featuring lush landscaping and gardens with a […]

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Marriott Grand Chateau 2015 Annual Fees

View from Marriotts Grand Chateau

Located just off the word famous Las Vegas Strip, in the Entertainment Capital of the World, is where you will find Marriott’s Grand Chateau. The new 37-story, third tower added 223 one, two and three bedroom villas (which are designed to accommodate 10 guests) to bring the total of villas to 643.   The 2015 […]

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Marriott’s Kauai Beach Club 2015 Annual Fees

Welcome to Hawaii’s Garden Isle of Kauai where you are invited to explore lush valleys and timeless canyons, majestic waterfalls and rain forests that merge into the blue-and-green sea at one of the most beautiful Marriott timeshares. Marriott’s Kauai Beach Club is located on beautiful Kalapaki Beach, rated as one of the best swimming beaches in the Hawaiian […]

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Hilton Kings’ Land 2015 Annual Fees

Kings’ Land, the Hilton Grand Vacations Club resort on the famed Kohala Coast, offers expansive fairway views and stunning Waikoloa panoramas. Both phases of King’s Land are carved out of an ancient lava field – a 112-acre oasis and occupies a superb location directly between two of Hawaii’s finest golf courses, the Kings’ Course and the Beach Course. […]

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Hilton at The Flamingo 2015 Annual Fees

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at The Flamingo

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at the Flamingo is an extraordinary oasis in the heart of a world-class casino resort where owners and guests enjoy one and two bedroom villas with all the conveniences of a home-away-from home, a private pool, spa and sun deck area, tennis health club, and shopping.  Within walking distance of the resort […]

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Marriott Aruba Surf Club 2015 Annual Fees

Marriott’s Aruba Surf Club stretches along the shores of the picturesque Palm Beach. Aruba offers a diverse selection of outdoor activities, from water sports to horseback riding, and fabulous shopping, golf, and tennis. The adjacent Marriott’s Aruba Ocean Club and Aruba Marriott Resort and Stellaris Casino feature gaming, fine dining, shopping, and many other amenities.   […]

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Marriott’s Aruba Ocean Club 2015 Annual Fees

Marriott’s Aruba Ocean Club stretches along the shores of the picturesque Palm Beach. Aruba offers a diverse selection of outdoor activities, from water sports to horseback riding, and fabulous shopping, golf, and tennis. The adjacent Marriott’s Aruba Surf Club and Aruba Marriott Resort and Stellaris Casino feature gaming, fine dining, shopping, and many other amenities.   […]

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Hilton at The Flamingo 2015 Annual Fees

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at The Flamingo

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at the Flamingo is an extraordinary oasis in the heart of a world-class casino resort where owners and guests enjoy one and two bedroom villas with all the conveniences of a home-away-from home, a private pool, spa and sun deck area, tennis health club, and shopping.  Within walking distance of the resort […]

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The Bay Club at Waikoloa Beach Resort 2015 Annual Fees

Hilton Bay Club at Waikoloa Beach Pool

Nestled between two championship golf courses, The Bay Club at Waikoloa Beach Resort offers an idyllic setting on the sun-drenched island of Hawaii. The resort features expansive views, luxurious accommodations and close proximity to the renowned dining, retail and entertainment venues at The Kings’ Shops and Queens’ MarketPlace. Guests of the resort also enjoy access to the […]

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Marriott Ko Olina 2015 Annual Fees

Beautifully situated in Ko Olina on the isle of Oahu, Marriott’s Ko Olina Beach Club is surrounded by crystal-clear turquoise waters and white-sand beaches on one side, and the emerald fairways of the Ko Olina Golf Club on the other. This resort features numerous exceptional amenities. Marriott’s Ko Olina Beach Club is just a short walk from […]

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Marriott Waiohai Beach Club 2015 Annual Fees

This beautiful Marriott timeshare resort on Kauai is set on the south shore of the island on sunny Poipu Beach.  The villas reflect the natural, unspoiled surroundings of Hawaii’s magnificent Garden Isle of Kauai. Marriott’s Waiohai Beach Club offers two-bedroom, two-bath villas, each with spacious living and dining areas. The following annual fees for a two bedroom, […]

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Hilton Grand Wakikian 2015 Annual Fees

Hilton Grand Vacations at Hilton Hawaiian Village Aerial

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Hilton Hawaiian Village is poised on Waikiki’s best beach.  The resort offers guests access to the abundant treasures of the 20-acre resort which includes an array of activities and amenities along with endless recreational activities,  a variety of restaurants and diverse entertainment.  The Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Hilton Hawaiian Village […]

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Hilton Lagoon Tower and Kalia Tower 2015 Annual Fees

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Hilton Hawaiian Village gives guests ideal access to the best stretch of Waikiki’s famous white-sand beach and the extensive entertainment, shopping and dining options within the renowned Hilton Hawaiian Village.  Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Hilton Hawaiian Village is made up of three sections – the Lagoon Tower, Kalia Tower […]

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Marriott Maui Ocean Club Lahaina, Napili Villas 2015 Annual Fees

Marriott’s Maui Ocean Club Villas Lahaina, Napili Villas is located oceanfront on Maui’s renowned Kaanapali Beach and features a pool with children’s area, lagoons, waterslide, waterfalls, and whirlpool spas. In addition, Marriott timeshare owners at this beautiful resort are invited to enjoy the fitness center, game room and children’s activity center. Following you will find the […]

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Marriott Maui Ocean Club 2015 Annual Fees

Marriott’s Maui Ocean Club Villas is located oceanfront on Maui’s renowned Kaanapali Beach and features a pool with children’s area, lagoons, waterslide, waterfalls, and whirlpool spas. In addition, Marriott timeshare owners at this beautiful resort are invited to enjoy the fitness center, game room and children’s activity center. Following you will find the 2015 annual maintenance […]

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Marriott’s Destination Club Points Program resale and retail

Hello, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company specializing in timeshare resales of name brand timeshares of Westin, Marriott, Hyatt and Hilton resales all across the United States. Our offices are located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. […]

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Marriott’s Legacy Weeks Resale Defined

Hello, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed timeshare resale company specializing in the resales of name brand timeshares all across the United States. We specialize in Marriott, Westin, Hyatt and Hilton timeshare resales. Our offices are located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall in […]

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Marriott’s Destination Club Points Resale Costs

Hello, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company specializing timeshare resales of name brand properties all across the United States. We specialize in timeshare resales of Westin, Marriott, Hyatt and Hilton resales. Our offices are located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall […]

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How Marriott Destination Club Points Work

Marriott Vacation Club Destinations is an easy to use, points-based ownership program where you have a beneficial interest in a land trust which consists of a collection of inventory from the various properties of the MVCD “collections” and which entitles you to receive the same allotment of Vacation Club Points for use every year. If […]

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Marriott Vacation Club Basic, Premier & Premier Plus Status Benefits Defined

Marriott Vacation Club Destinations Owners enjoy vacation flexibility and vacation choices at all levels of membership. What are the levels of Membership? Basic membership is 2,500 to 6,500 Vacation Club Points. Premier Status is 6,500 to 12,999 Vacation Club Points. Premier Plus Status is 13,000+ Vacation Club Points. Following you will find an explanation of […]

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Westin timeshare resales – Purchasing Mandatory vs Voluntary Resort Differences

Westin Mission Hills Resort Villas Swimming Pool

There are six “Mandatory Resorts” which participate in the StarOptions program which is also known as the Starwood Vacation Network or SVN. The most important factor about purchasing a Westin timeshare resale or a Sheraton timeshare resale in a “Mandatory Resort” is the owner is allowed to participate in the Starwood Vacation Network (SVN) and […]

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Maui Timeshare Resales and all Maui Timeshares

Aloha, my name is Syed Sarmad and I am the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company specializing in timeshare resales. Our offices are located at the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. Today I would like to talk about Maui timeshares and Maui timeshare resales. There are […]

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Westin Kaanapali Timeshare Auction Update

I attended the Westin Kaanapali timeshare auction on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. The owners of the timeshare inventory which was up for auction, due to non-payment of maintenance fees, had the ability to “redeem” their timeshare ownership any time prior to the deadline of October 14, 2014 by paying the past due amount. As I […]

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Hawaii Transient Tax on Timeshares Questions and Answers

State of Hawaii, Department of Taxation Transient Accommodations Tax on Timeshare Occupancy Questions and Answers Effective January 1, 1999, Act 156, Session Laws of Hawaii 1998, provides that the transient accommodations tax is imposed on the occupant of a timeshare unit at the rate of 7.25% of the unit’s fair market rental value. Note: the […]

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Westin Kaanapali Timeshare Foreclosure Auction

Aloha, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company in located in Maui and we specialize in timeshare resales. Our offices are located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui. Today I’d like to talk about auctions of foreclosed inventory of […]

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Hawaii Timeshare Taxes Explained

Aloha, my name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company in Hawaii and we specialize in timeshare resales. Our offices are located in the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui. Today I would like to talk about taxes on timeshares in Hawaii. There […]

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Hilton Grand Vacations Timeshare coming to Maui

Plans for the first Hilton Grand Vacations timeshare property on the island of Maui was recently announced by the local subsidiary of the Capbridge Group, Capbridge Pacific LLC which has purchased a 28 acre beachfront property in Kihei, Maui, formerly known as the Maui Lu Resort.  The new resort will be situated on the eastern […]

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Oahu timeshare resales at Wyndham Waikiki Beach Walk

Wyndham at Waikiki Beach Walk

The Oahu timeshare resale of Wyndham Waikiki Beach Walk is located within 7.7 acres of Outrigger’s huge Waikiki Beach Walk project.  This beautiful Oahu timeshare resale is the first Wyndham branded Waikiki property and includes specialty island shopping, outstanding cuisine and live entertainment just steps away and is located only one block from world famous Waikiki […]

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Starwood Westin StarOptions Update

My name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company specializing in timeshare resales. Our offices are located at the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. I have been in the timeshare industry for over 35 years. Today I would like to talk […]

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Westin Timeshare Resales List of Voluntary Resort Collection

Sheraton Vistana Villages in Florida Fountain

Following you will find a list of the Voluntary Resorts Collection of Westin timeshares and Sheraton timeshares and an explanation of what benefits you do not get or what benefits do not transfer when purchasing timeshare resales in a Voluntary Resort. Purchasing Westin timeshare resales or Sheraton timeshare resales in a Voluntary Resort will not […]

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Maui Timeshare Resales at Westin Kaanapali General Information

Without a doubt one of the most beautiful Maui timeshare resales is the Westin Ka anapali Ocean Resort Villas located directly on the waterfront of one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, Ka anapali Beach. The Westin timeshare resale consists of two phases – the south villas of the original Westin Kaanapali Ocean […]

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Hilton Grand Vacations Club Defined

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Waikoloa Beach Resort Swimming Pool

My name is Syed Sarmad and I’m the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacations. Advantage Vacation is a licensed real estate company in Hawaii and we specialize in timeshare resales. In particular, we specialize in timeshare resales of name brand properties such as Hilton timeshare resales, Marriott timeshare resales and Westin timeshare resales. Today I would […]

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Hilton Timeshares Elite Status Defined

Hilton timeshare resales by Hilton Grand Vacation Club (HGVC) currently has three HGVC Elite Status levels each offering a variety of benefits such as: early check-in, late check-outs at Hilton Hotels, room upgrades, an advanced booking window, earlier access to open season and access to (in addition to the 58 resorts in the HGVC network) […]

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Hilton Grand Vacations Resale at Kings’ Land

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Kings Land Golf

Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Kings’ Land is located on the Big Island of Hawaii on the famed Kohala Coast and offers expansive fairway views and stunning Waikoloa panoramas. This beautiful Hawaii timeshare is carved out of an ancient lava field.  The 112 acre oasis occupies a superb location directly between two of Hawaii’s finest golf courses, the […]

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Westin Kaanapali Wednesday Night Crab Fest

The popular Maui timeshare of Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort has announced an “all you can eat” crab buffet to be held every Wednesday night at the Ocean Pool Bar & Grill from 5:30pm to 9:00pm.     The Ocean Pool Bar & Grill is a casual poolside restaurant at the Westin Kaanapali resort which offers […]

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Hilton Grand Vacations Resorts

Hilton Grand Vacations at Hilton Hawaiian Village Aerial

Hilton Grand Vacation Club is a flexible, points-based vacation club ownership and exchange system marketed and operated by Hilton Grand Vacations Company, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide.  HGVC was established in 1992 and is headquartered in Orlando, Florida. HGVC operates 58 resorts worldwide and provides property management services to affiliated resorts of […]

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