Friday, 30 November 2001 00:00

Sandcastle Village II

Note: This resort has limited availability and requires a full-week stay with check-in on Saturday.

Secluded in a remote area near historical Tryon Palace, the quiet riverfront retreat of Sandcastle Village II is perfect for sports, outdoor and nature enthusiasts. Surrounded by the natural beauty of the lake, you can spend the day relaxing with a good book on your sun deck or by the pool.

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SeaGlass Tower

With a landmark location on Myrtle Beach, SeaGlass Tower™ is the ideal focal point for a beach vacation. Nineteen stories of glass and balconies ensure stunning views of the ocean and Grand Strand. Below, the beautiful beach beckons. Gather shells, body surf or relax on the soft sand with a good book or by one of the resort pools or hot tubs.

Whether you’re on the go from dawn to dusk, or you rarely leave the resort grounds, SeaGlass Tower is the perfect Myrtle Beach location. The resort is conveniently located minutes from popular attractions such as Broadway at the Beach®, Myrtle Waves Water Park and more.

At the end of the day, fire up the grill and enjoy an al fresco dinner, complete with ocean breezes. Or you can indulge in a five-course meal or lavish buffet at one of the area’s many restaurants.

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Sunday, 17 July 2016 17:54

Parkside Williamsburg Resort

 

A fun-filled vacation is waiting for you at Parkside Williamsburg Resort. The resort features exceptional golf right in your backyard and even has a weekly tee time at the course so grab your clubs and nail down your swing. Spacious one- and two-bedroom villas await your arrival and invite you to relax and unwind. Modern conveniences like flat screen TVs with cable and DVD players provide exceptional entertainment—while amenities like in-room refrigerators, ice makers and washers/dryers welcome you home.

Thrill seekers will head across the street to the World’s Most Beautiful Amusement Park 20 years running—Busch Gardens®. Enjoy a day of thrilling rides, attractions and entertaining shows. At night, your front door at the resort is the perfect place to watch the fireworks display from the park. For something on the wet and wild side, make a splash landing at Water Country USA®. History buffs will appreciate an educational trip to historic Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown (also known as the Colonial Triangle). The area is also famous for delectable dining options and fantastic shopping opportunities.

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Shenandoah Crossing

Located on over 1,000 acres of rolling hillside and lush pasture lands with a scenic 60-acre lake, Shenandoah Crossing is the perfect place for those who love the outdoors.

The ambiance at Shenandoah Crossing reflects history and wilderness. The resort combines an old country estate and horse farm, with acres of wilderness in a pristine area that lies just beyond the Shenandoah Valley.

ACCOMMODATIONS
Bluegreen Vacation Club owners enjoy an exciting variety of accommodations. Choose from traditional 2-bedroom to well-appointed 3-bedroom cabins, chalet-style homes, and glamorous yurts. Shenandoah Crossing also features state-of-the-art RV sites with furnished patios and summer kitchens. Some add personal hot tubs and stainless steel barbecue grills.

Luxury Yurts offer stylish furnishings including four-poster beds with plush linens, flat-screen TVs, elegant bathrooms, and fully equipped kitchens, all with central heat and air. Stay in an open-plan yurt with one bed and pullout couch or a 2-bedroom unit, plus pullout couch (see Floor Plans). You'll also enjoy a large wooden deck with a summer kitchen.

Not a Bluegreen Vacation Club owner? You can still enjoy a vacation rental!

Accommodations range from wilderness tent sites and RV sites to comfortable cabins. Plus, you have access to rental space in the historic Manor House.

Shenandoah Crossing also offers a variety of rental options to accommodate large parties, business events, or family reunions! For more rental information regarding your next big event, call 540.832.9400.

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Sunday, 17 July 2016 17:54

The Club at Big Bear Village

The Club at Big Bear Village in the mountains of Southern California is idyllic, remote and replete with exciting alpine adventures. Enjoy everything this outdoor paradise has to offer on your next Bluegreen vacation to Big Bear Lake. If you like to stay active, this beautiful destination is for you. Take a big deep breath of fresh mountain air and get ready to play. From water skiing, wakeboarding, ziplining and pontoon boat rentals to snow skiing, horseback riding, kayaking and guided helicopter tours, you’ll never be at a loss for things to do.

Back at the resort, you can relax in spacious three-bedroom (2,045-sq. ft.) villas. Fire up the grill on your balcony or prepare a home-cooked meal in your full kitchen. Unwind in a whirlpool bath then kick back in front of the TV with a movie on DVD. There’s also a fireplace for cozy evenings indoors. Every unit features a washer and dryer to make you feel at home. Amenities at this luxurious resort are plentiful. Go for a swim in the seasonal outdoor heated pool. Work up a sweat in the private fitness center or shoot a game of pool in the adult billiards room. You can even find rooms specially created for teens and kids. For those who want to jump into fun in the sun, there’s a nearby beach that features a trampoline.

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Sunday, 17 July 2016 17:54

Bluegreen Patrick Henry Square

Bluegreen Patrick Henry Square™ welcomes you to relax, revive and re-energize yourself in an atmosphere that combines American history with exploration and fun.

Ideally located only ½ block from historic Williamsburg, the resort provides the perfect place to begin your journey back in time. Plan your day from the comfort of your cozy studio accommodation or spacious 2-bedroom villa with kitchen. The colonial-inspired décor will motivate you to explore more than 500 historic buildings and observe dozens of re-enactments in the nation’s largest outdoor living history museum.

For a change of pace, head to Busch Gardens® Williamsburg, conveniently located only 2 miles from Bluegreen Patrick Henry Square™, for heart-pounding thrill rides and entertaining shows. Or cool off at Water Country USA®, a quick 2 ½ miles from the resort. Nearby you’ll also find scenic Atlantic beaches, great shopping, golf, water attractions, exquisite dining and much more. When you're not out exploring the town, you’ll enjoy the resort’s amenities.

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Friday, 30 November 2001 00:00

Players Club

Situated on seven acres of lush semi-tropical land, Players Club offers a laid-back yet active environment. If tennis is your game, you’re in luck! Players Club features 28 Hard Tru-surface lighted tennis courts, four of which are sheltered from the elements so you can play on the occasional rainy day. You also have the benefit of full privileges at the Van Der Meer Tennis Center, one of the country’s best facilities.

This year-round, family-friendly resort is home to one of the finest health clubs on the island. Children can play at the nursery while you enjoy a vigorous game of racquetball, swim some laps in the indoor heated pool, de-stress in a yoga or pilates class, burn some calories with aerobics or work out with a personal trainer. Afterwards, relax in the warmth of the hot tub or a tanning bed.

For some real sun, you can soak up the rays at our inviting outdoor pool, or walk three blocks to Coligny Beach, the best public beach on the island. Frolic in the waves of the warm blue Atlantic Ocean, then treat yourself with a visit to the tiki bar.

The tranquil surroundings of Players Club reflect the low country beauty of coastal Carolina. Giant oaks, weeping willows and palmetto trees generously adorn the landscape, accentuated by a peaceful pond.

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Friday, 30 November 2001 00:00

Petit Crest Villas at Big Canoe

Who says you have to “rough it” to enjoy the beauty of nature? Petit Crest Villas is a haven of creature comforts in the midst of Georgia’s unspoiled wilderness. The fitness center features a comprehensive array of activities, with a five-lane indoor pool offering lap swims and water aerobics, hot tub, cardio equipment, aerobic classes, racquetball and squash courts, indoor tennis courts, juice bar and massage therapy.

Next door to the fitness center is Lake Disharoon, a popular destination during the summer months. Here you can swim in the lake or the outdoor pools, engage in a game of beach volleyball, paddle around in a canoe or paddleboat or whiz down the waterslide. There are also locker rooms and a snack bar for your convenience.

For a tranquil day of fishing, you can cast your line in nearby Lake Petit for rainbow trout, brim, crappie, and more. Schedule a tee time at the 27-hole Sconti Golf Course, practice your serve on eight outdoor tennis courts (four clay, four lit for night play) or explore ten miles of hiking trails. Fees apply for use of certain amenities at and around the resort.

Return to your rustic pedestal Villa to relax in front of the cozy fireplace or enjoy nature and the refreshing mountain air from the peaceful porch.

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Sunday, 17 July 2016 17:45

Paradise Point

There simply isn’t a bad time to visit the Missouri countryside—and a slice of outdoor paradise awaits you on your next Bluegreen vacation to Paradise Point. Explore and discover an immense playground filled with lakes, streams, nature trails and caves. This gorgeous property is situated around Table Rock Lake and gives you easy access to the wonders of Dogwood Canyon.

At the resort, you can unwind and relax in 220 sq-ft studio units, 722 sq-ft Executive 1-bedroom villas or spacious 1,257 sq-ft 2-bedroom and 1,375 sq-ft 3 bedroom villas*. All 1- and 2- bedroom villas feature balconies, kitchens, fireplaces and other comforts of home. For your convenience, washers/dryers are available in the outside corridor. Work up a sweat in the fitness center or take a dip in the outdoor pool. Grab your stick and head to the game room for an afternoon of billiards. If your vacation calls for views of the great outdoors, take a good long look around you—the beauty of the Ozark Mountains is breathtaking.

Should you want to add a bit of hustle and bustle to your outdoor experience, Branson, The Live Music Show Capital of the World, is just 14 miles from Paradise Point. Here, you’ll find a venue for almost every type of music and performance—more than 100 shows on 50 stages. You’ll also find Branson Landing, a local hotspot for shopping and dining.

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Sunday, 17 July 2016 17:45

Paradise Isle Resort

Note: This resort has limited availability and requires a full-week stay with check-in on Saturday.

You won’t have to look far for the biggest draw in Gulf Shores, because the beach is right across the street from Paradise Isle Resort. Spend the day basking in the Deep South sun on powdery white sands. Grab a boogie board and catch a wave. Experience the thrill of jet skiing or parasailing.

When you return from the beach, you can plunge into the outdoor pool to rinse off the sand and salt water. Grill up the day’s catch from your deep-sea fishing adventure along with some juicy steaks for a hearty outdoor surf and turf feast. Cap off the perfect day by immersing yourself in the hot tub while the ocean breeze envelops you.

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