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Top 25 List of Timeshare Rental Resorts Announced

SEATTLE – January, 2011 – Vacationers want sun, sun, and more sun according to the list of top 25 timeshare rental resorts. Florida, the Caribbean, and Hawaii continue to be preferred vacation destinations of users: taking 21 of the top 25 slots.

While there has been some movement on the list since last year, Disney's Beach Club Villas holds the number one spot for the third year running, and Disney's BoardWalk Villas reclaims its spot at number two after dropping to number five last year. Both of these resorts are located in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, which is just outside of Orlando.

"Brand names like Marriott and Disney dominate the top 25 list because they offer quality accommodations," said President Maurice Aubrey. "This speaks volumes about what our users want: quality vacations at affordable prices."

Other resorts that have consistently been in the top ten over the past three years are: Harborside Resort at Atlantis in Aruba, The Manhattan Club in New York, and Marriott's Maui Ocean Club in Hawaii. Each of these resorts boasts a 4.5 rating by users.

The Top 25 timeshare rental resorts for 2011 are:

  1. Disney's Beach Club Villas - Lake Buena Vista, Florida
  2. Disney's BoardWalk Villas - Lake Buena Vista, Florida
  3. Harborside Resort at Atlantis - Paradise Island, Bahamas
  4. The Manhattan Club - New York City, New York
  5. Marriott's Maui Ocean Club - Lahaina, Hawaii
  6. Costa Linda Beach Resort - Oranjestad, Aruba
  7. HGVC at Hilton Hawaiian Village - Honolulu, Hawaii
  8. Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge - Lake Buena Vista, Florida
  9. Disney's Old Key West Resort - Lake Buena Vista, Florida
  10. Marriott's Ko Olina Beach Club - Kapolei, Hawaii
  11. Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club - Palm Beach, Aruba
  12. The Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas - Lahaina, Hawaii
  13. Marriott's Aruba Surf Club - Palm Beach, Aruba
  14. Marriott's Newport Coast Villas - Newport Coast, California
  15. The Royal Sands - Cancun, Mexico
  16. Marriott's Waiohai Beach Club - Koloa, Hawaii
  17. Playa Linda Beach Resort - Palm Beach, Aruba
  18. Marriott's Grande Ocean - Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
  19. Holiday Inn Club Vacations at Orange Lake Resort - West Village - Kissimmee, Florida
  20. Marriott's Ocean Pointe - Palm Beach Shores, Florida
  21. Kaanapali Beach Club - Lahaina, Hawaii
  22. The Westin St. John - Virgin Grand Villas - St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
  23. Aruba Beach Club - Oranjestad, Aruba
  24. Sheraton Vistana Resort - Orlando, Florida
  25. The Galleon Resort - Key West, Florida

The Top 25 ranking was determined by the e-mail alert preferences of the site's more than 1.5 million registered users. These rankings reflect the preferences of users; individual experiences with these resorts may differ from those reflected in these results. None of the resorts listed above are affiliated with

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