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My name is Syed Sarmad and I am the Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation.
We are a licensed real estate company in Maui specializing in the resale of name brand timeshares nationwide, which include Westin, Marriott, Hilton Resorts nationwide. We have been in business for over 25 years and our office is located at the Lahaina Cannery Mall in Lahaina, Maui.
This presentation is about highlighting the main features of the the Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Villas North, located on North Ka’anapali Beach.
In addition, you will also get information about what you get when you purchase a Westin timeshare resale at this resort.
The Westin Ka anapali Ocean Resort Villas, commonly called the North Villas, has 1 floor plan:
All are 2 bedroom units with the lock off feature and 1230 square feet.
A full kitchen off the living room that has a 4 burner cook top, convection oven, a dishwasher, refrigerator and washer/dryer.
The master bath has a two bath vanity, whirlpool, walk-in shower and a toilet.
The living room has a pullout sofa that makes into a bed and a king size bed in the master bedroom.
The second bedroom, which is considered a studio, has a king bed and a pullout sofa, a kitchenette with two burner cook top, a convection oven, dishwasher, full size refrigerator and washer/dryer.
The bath has a vanity, walk-in shower, whirlpool and a toilet.
There is a balcony off the living room/master bedroom and another one off the second bedroom/studio lock off.
NOTE: All two Bedroom units at this Westin timeshare resale have lock-off feature which gives the owner the option to split the unit into a one bedroom and a studio and get up to two weeks of vacation.
Annual maintenance fees are $2,721
There are 89 Oceanfront units, 42 Ocean view and 127 island view units for a total 267 units.
This is a Mandatory resort, so StarOption benefits do transfer to a Westin timeshare resale purchaser and you have the ability to book into other Starwood Vacation network resorts also.
The two bedroom ocean view and Island view units have a StarOption value of 148,100
All the two-bedroom oceanfront units have a valuation of 176,700. Staroptions
When you make reservations at your home resort you can make your reservation 12-8 months in advance and based on space availability you will get the type of view unit you own.
When you make reservations less than 8 months in advance your view is not guaranteed and that’s when you can stay there for partial weeks.
During the 12 to 8 months timeframe, your check-in is Friday, Saturday or Sunday and you stay for the entire week.
Less than 8 months in advance you can stay for partial weeks or since this is a Mandatory resort, StarOption benefits transfer and you have the ability to vacation at other Starwood Vacation villa resorts or bank your unused StarOptions for up to two years.
You can bank any unused StarOptions by July 1 of the allotted use year.
There is a $99 rollover and you can use it anytime during the following two years. Reservations for banked options can be made up to a maximum of 8 months in advance.
You can borrow StarOptions up to your annual StarOptions from the next Use Year in the amount to complete a reservation, within 8 months or less of your required arrival.
What is the difference between buying a resale vs retail Westin Ka’anapali timeshare?
Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Resort Villas North is a Mandatory Resort
StarOption benefits do transfer.
The Interval International membership is available to a resale owner.
The right to convert your week into Star points (SPG) does not transfer to a resale purchaser. StarPoints can be used for hotel, airline tickets car rentals etc. This is the only benefit not available to a resale purchaser and is the only difference when purchasing Westin Ka’anapali resale.
I hope you have found this information helpful!
Syed Sarmad, Principal Broker for Advantage Vacation