Eco-Friendly Timeshares

With environmental health increasingly rising to the top of global concerns, the tourism industry is following suit. A number of timeshare resorts are evolving to address these concerns by implementing eco-friendly practices such as using energy and water-efficient systems, reducing and managing waste, using recycled and/or locally sourced materials, and even offering eco-friendly cocktails!

eco-friendly timesharesAccording to the United States Green Building Council, "In the United States alone, hotels represent more than 5 billion square feet of space, nearly 5 million guest rooms, and close to $4 billion in... Read the rest of this entry »

Wyndham Timeshare Trial

Below is one owner's experience with the Wyndham timeshare trial vacation that was submitted through our website.
wyndham timeshare trial

In 2013 we were scammed in to purchasing the one year trial vacation with Wyndham while in Vegas. It cost us $3,000. We realized after 24 hrs we wanted to cancel, but read it wasn't possible. No phone numbers are indicated in the brochures, or on the papers we signed. There was NO ONE TO CONTACT in any way, shape or form.

When we signed up for the trial, the salesperson... Read the rest of this entry »

What Are Destination Clubs?

Destination Club MembershipsWith most timeshares focusing on middle-class family vacation needs, a former timeshare developer named Rob McGrath saw a niche market in the luxury timeshare market, and decided to launch clubs targeting affluent families that want the benefits of second home ownership.  These clubs, known as Destination Clubs, basically use the same model as a timeshare.  In exchange for a one-time upfront membership fee, and annual membership dues, a member is able to access a roster of luxury vacation homes around the world, which can be booked based on... Read the rest of this entry »