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Four Seasons Aviara – number one rated resort by TUG Members

The Timeshare Users Group (TUG) Resort Reviews have a high rating of a perfect “10” and are compiled of reviews written by owners at each of the resorts and timeshare owners that have exchanged into the resort. Following you will find the percentage ranking of this beautiful resort, the Interval International description of the resort […]

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“Undercover Boss” Stephen Cloobeck appearance aftermath

It appears the CEO of Diamond Resorts, Stephen Cloobeck is receiving some unexpected and surely unwanted attention in the aftermath of appearing on the CBS primetime season opener of “Undercover Boss” on Sunday night. More than 100 individuals sent emails to Cloobeck on Monday asking for refunds and other financial remedies on their timeshare investment.  […]

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More Point at Poipu, Kauai comments are received

Advantage Vacation continues to receive comments in response to articles we are posting relating to the water intrusion special assessment at the Diamond Resort Point at Poipu on Kaua i.  Following you will find the most recent comments and observations from owners at the Point at Poipu resort. January 5, 2012:  Thank you for posting […]

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Learn about timeshare with a video produced by ARDA

Wondering what the real difference is between a timeshare vacation and a traditional hotel room vacation?  The American Resort Development Association (ARDA) created a two minute video that you can view in the comfort of your own home with your family. As an ARDA member, Advantage Vacation would like to share the video that captures […]

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Diamond Resorts Executive stars on “Undercover Boss”

Several articles have been published regarding Diamond Resorts International CEO, Stephen Cloobeck’s going “undercover” on the CBS primetime reality show “Undercover Boss” which begins its  third season on  Sunday, January 15, 2012. Stephen Cloobeck, CEO of Diamond Resort’s International,  thought he knew the inner-workings of his company from top to bottom.  Confidently, he has placed […]

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Deeded timeshare ownership and options to hold title

Although deeded timeshare may not be as prevalent or popular as it once was, there are still many timeshare owners who own their timeshare by deed rather than vacation club membership or right-to-use timeshare ownership.   When you purchase a deeded timeshare interval it is important for you to know the various “vesting” options you have […]

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Escrow, lock off, points and more timeshare definitions

Following you will find the definitions to frequently used terms relating to timeshare interval ownership, vacation club ownership and/or points based vacation programs. Amenities: Amenities can include everything from swimming pools to beaches, fitness center, resort golf courses, tennis courts, air conditioning, full kitchens, game rooms and laundry facilities. Check-in Date and Time: Intervals usually […]

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Hilton Grand Vacations Club Points System Explained

  Hilton Grand Vacations Club also referred to as HGVC, is a points-based vacation ownership and exchange system marketed and operated by Hilton Grand Vacations Company, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide. HGVC operates resorts worldwide and provides property management services to affiliated resorts of which the majority of Hilton Grand Vacation Club […]

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