Cost of DVC

How Much Does It Cost To Buy Into DVC?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

When considering the purchase of a DVC contract, the very first question that likely comes to mind is, “How much does it cost to buy into DVC?” To clarify this question, let’s review the various costs associated with purchasing and owning a DVC contract. Initial Purchase Cost Disney Vacation Club is a vacation membership program […]

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Do DVC Members Pay For Parking?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Just a couple of years ago, Disney decided to implement parking charges for overnight guests at their various resorts and hotels at Disney World. As one can imagine, Disney guests were not thrilled by this news. The change also caused confusion over who would and who would not be responsible for paying these new overnight […]

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How Long Are DVC Contracts? When Does Each DVC Resort Expire?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Unlike some other vacation ownerships, Disney Vacation Club’s fifteen unique resorts are all leasehold properties. Being a leasehold means that the land on which the DVC resorts are built is leased from the owner of the land, Disney Vacation Development, Inc.  What Is A Right To Use Timeshare? In the timeshare industry this is sometimes […]

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How To Cancel / Change A DVC Reservation

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Planning and booking DVC vacations is what every member of Disney Vacation Club lives for. However, from time to time there does arise the unfortunate occasion in which one must cancel or change their well-planned, anxiously awaited Disney vacation. As a DVC member, if you find yourself in this unfortunate situation here is how to […]

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Disney's Riviera Resort

Disney’s Royal Riviera!

Published by Jerry Torre

Hello, or Bonjour as they say in French! If you are a fan of art, music, food, and flight— take a trip down to the Disney Vacation Club’s newest resort, Disney’s Riviera Resort, and you will not be disappointed. Entering the lobby into a European French and Italian vibe was one of my favorite things […]

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2020 Disney Vacation Club Annual Dues

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Below we have posted the proposed DVC annual dues for 2020. As of December 12th, 2019, the DVC Condominium Associations has approve the new annual dues at their annual meeting. The new 2020 budgets was calculated based on the 2019 fiscal year operating expenses as well as the anticipated and known changes in operating costs […]

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Enchanted Rose at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

New Beauty and the Beast Themed Bar Opens at The Grand Floridian

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Fans of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast can now visit the beautifully themed Enchanted Rose bar at the Grand Floridian. Located on the second floor of the Disney World Resort’s most luxurious hotel, the lounge plays subtle homage to the beloved film at each turn. Here is what you’ll find at the new Beauty and […]

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The Advantages Of Buying A 300+ Point DVC Contract

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Congrats! You’re part of the DVC 300+ Point Club. A special group of owners who have an annual allotment of 300 DVC points or more. As a member of this group you must either love spending many days at the Disney Resort each year or you truly love luxury travel. Either way, as a 300 […]

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Are Premium Views At DVC Resorts Worth It?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

It’s time to book your DVC vacation, but now you’re tasked with deciding if you should book a Standard View room or one with a Premium View. Any DVC resort room you book will have a large window, patio or balcony, but depending on the view you choose you could be viewing a lake, theme […]

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As A DVC Member, Can I Buy Additional Points?

Once I’m A DVC Member, Can I Buy Additional Points?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

The short answer is yes, you absolutely can purchase additional points once you’re a DVC Member. Any DVC member, whether they originally purchased direct or resale, may purchase additional point contracts anytime in the future. If like many owners, you have found that after a few years of ownership your original point package is just […]

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