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Old 09-13-2017, 12:13 AM   #1
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This will be our first time staying at Kidani in a 2-bedroom...any room requests we should consider for online check-in? (We have a Savannah view and here are the options - Highest floor, upper floor, Near Lobby, Lower floor, Near Elevator, Near Transportation, Congress Park).
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Old 09-13-2017, 01:08 AM   #2
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I do lower floor, near lobby. With the lower floor, you seem to get a better / closer view of the animals.
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Old 09-13-2017, 01:17 AM   #3
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I'd recommend requests with MS to request Sunset savannah but if choosing from the online options I'd select near lobby, lower floor.

Congress park is at SSR so don't select that or it will just be a wasted request.
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Old 09-13-2017, 02:29 AM   #4
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We stayed almost right next to the Rafiki elevator. It's the second block along so not too far, and if you take the elevator down to the parking there is a back gate to the pool just across the road. Brings you right in at the pool bar, and the viewing area for the savannah too.

If we go back, I'd have MS add a note for that location, instead of adding a request at online check-in.
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Old 09-13-2017, 05:14 AM   #5
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We stayed almost right next to the Rafiki elevator. It's the second block along so not too far, and if you take the elevator down to the parking there is a back gate to the pool just across the road. Brings you right in at the pool bar, and the viewing area for the savannah too.

If we go back, I'd have MS add a note for that location, instead of adding a request at online check-in.
This is a location that we love as well. We do the pool often though.

Also agree with the posted above, do not pick Congress Park as that is the wrong resort
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Old 09-13-2017, 05:34 AM   #6
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We stayed almost right next to the Rafiki elevator. It's the second block along so not too far, and if you take the elevator down to the parking there is a back gate to the pool just across the road. Brings you right in at the pool bar, and the viewing area for the savannah too.

If we go back, I'd have MS add a note for that location, instead of adding a request at online check-in.

Same here - we have stayed in the Rafiki section twice and love it!!
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Old 09-13-2017, 06:55 AM   #7
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Does Kidani have a separate check in lobby also or is check in at the main resort?
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Old 09-13-2017, 07:08 AM   #8
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Does Kidani have a separate check in lobby also or is check in at the main resort?
Kidani has its own check-in.
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Old 09-13-2017, 08:10 AM   #9
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We stayed almost right next to the Rafiki elevator. It's the second block along so not too far, and if you take the elevator down to the parking there is a back gate to the pool just across the road. Brings you right in at the pool bar, and the viewing area for the savannah too.

If we go back, I'd have MS add a note for that location, instead of adding a request at online check-in.
We too stayed in the same 2bd - great location. Steps from the elevator down to the parking lot. I requested close to Rafiki elevator and thats all I asked for I received it.
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I do lower floor, near lobby. With the lower floor, you seem to get a better / closer view of the animals.
That's what I thought too, but unfortunately I got lower floor, but WAY out in the last "pod"-not exactly near the lobby. We're going back to Kidani next month and this time we're taking our DGDs, so I hope we get put way out there again. I'm so afraid of where we'll be.
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