Out of all the documents that go into travel, if there is one document you should always have on hand while traveling with Global Discovery Vacations, it’s your Reservation Confirmation. The document a treasure trove of information that can answer many questions you may have as far as amenities, fee amounts, directions to the resort and more.
When you save or print out a copy of your Reservation Confirmation, you’ll have all this information at your disposal:
It sounds obvious, but check-in day mix-ups are more common than you’d think. When you book a trip with Global Discovery Vacations, you are booking a specific seven-day window in which you have access to condo – on the date indicated in your Reservation Confirmation. If you’re trying to check in outside that window, you might be out of luck.
Here is some of the important information you can find on your Confirmation documents:
- Resort address
- Resort Confirmation Number
- Unit Number (could be TBA)
- Room Size
- Lockbox Combination
We’ve mentioned the importance of the Special Conditions several times in the past – read them carefully! They can have all sorts of information such as:
- Extra fees and security deposits
- Parking instructions
- Resort policies
- Construction status
Resorts provide step-by-step instructions to make sure you find the right building. Even if you have a map of GPS, it’s good to have these directions on hand, as they might have more detailed or useful information on navigating the area.
Emergency Phone Number
If an emergency arises after normal business hours, call the number listed here on the reservation.
We list the major amenities you can find both on the resort property and in your unit.
- Pools/hot tubs
- Elevator access
- Onsite dining
- Sports and recreation
- Barbecue Grills
- Conference area
- Partial/full kitchen
- Air conditioning
If you accepted or declined travel protection, it will also be listed on your Reservation Confirmation.
Terms and Conditions
Reiterating much of the guidelines listed in our membership guidebooks, this area discusses important policies such as:
- No pets in condos
- Check-in rules
- No smoking in units
- Conduct and liability
- Noise restrictions
Your Reservation Confirmation is a valuable document to have on hand before and during your vacation, so keep a paper copy when you go! And remember that you can always access a copy from your account online.
What do you find most useful on your Reservation Confirmation? Let us know in the comments below.