Weston Journals

Florida Trip

A January 2006 trip to Weston by Togus

Quote: I'll be reviewing three timeshare locations in Florida, starting with the Vacation Village at Bonaventure, then Orange Lake Country Club in Kissimmee, then the Fairfield Oceanwalk in Daytona. I'll also give information about trips and attractions at each location.
Best Things Nearby:Major roads are nearby and access to the resort is quite handy. Fort Lauderdale is only 12 miles away, and Miami is only about 40 miles.Best Things About the Resort:The Hotel has good air-conditioning and housekeeping staff.Resort Experience:This property is surprisingly disappointing. We find ourselves cooking on a hot plate, we have no dishwasher, the sitting area has a very tired and less than appealing rattan couch and chair. There is a very crowded pool area where one can sometimes achieve WiFi connectivity with a notebook computer. Basically this is a resort that has been around for awhile and is in desperate need of upgrading. When we...Read More

Member Rating 1 out of 5 on January 21, 2006

Vacation Village at Weston
16461 Racquet Club Rd.
Weston, Florida 33326
(954) 389-6750

Road Trips


The Everglades are wonderful. A road trip on the Tamman Highway (go south on the Florida Turnpike to Florida route 41 and go west) is a must. Take the route 94 loop and you won't be disappointed...we traveled the whole of the 94 loop at about 10-15 miles per hour because we saw new and exciting things every few hundred feet. A trip to the Keys is also a pleasure. A real Caribbean feel (we spend a lot of time in Jamaica so we love that feeling of being away, hearing roosters in the morning, that sort of thing) and Key West has lots to offer in terms of food, shopping and a great beach. The Florida State Parks on the Keys are some of the best...particularly the one just north of Big Pine Key. We stayed ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on January 21, 2006