CEO update: farewell 2017, hello 2018

Wednesday, 20 December 2017 by

As another year ends, it is my pleasure to report to you on what has been a very busy and productive 2017 at Accor Vacation Club. Firstly, thank you to you all for the feedback you have given me throughout the course of this year. I appreciate your comments and enjoy hearing from you both


Wednesday, 16 August 2017 by

Dear Members, It’s hard to believe we are already halfway through 2017, but I’m sure you will be happy to read in this edition what your Accor Vacation Club team has been doing this year to improve your Membership experience. We have almost completed the Club’s property refurbishment cycle, having this year finished a total

Where were you employed prior to joining the Accor Vacation Club family? I was working for Accor Hotels in Bali and had the opportunity of working closely with the Accor Vacation Club team during my tenure there. I was so overwhelmed with curiosity at what I saw that when the chance to transition over to

Four Must See Sights of South America

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 by

South America holds many once-in-a-lifetime destinations for the ultimate bucket list.  We have selected four of our favourite MUST SEE sights and regions. They include the spectacular Machu Picchu, the uniquely interesting Galapagos Islands, the majestic Iguazú Falls and the much under-rated region of Patagonia. Although seemingly remote, these locations are easily accessible as you

Been There Done That…

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 by

So, you’ve cruised to the South Pacific onboard one of the many ships now gracing Australia’s shores and you are wondering, where to now? Many Australians and New Zealanders take their first cruise to the South Pacific every year. It’s one of our most popular cruises, and many cruisers repeat the journey time and again

A cruise has much to make it the perfect holiday experience with all of your onboard accommodation, dining, entertainment and more included. Sometimes though, those little extras and incidentals can mount up – a deluxe coffee at breakfast, a massage or two in the luxury spa, dining at a speciality restaurant, extra drinks, bingo, the

Creating a design for the apartments at Coffs Harbour was a wonderful opportunity to showcase the grand size of these apartments and introduce luxurious furniture pieces. The addition of soft lighting effects have added that extra level of relaxation and enhanced the guest experience. Removing internal walls has opened up the living space, the majestic

A Place to Stay…in southern WA

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 by

3 great stays in WA! With Winter on our doorstep the cooler days have arrived. It’s time to start looking for places to use your points, so why not consider the Southern region of Western Australia. The region has a wide variety of places to see and explore, perfect for this time of year. With

What To Do…in southern WA

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 by

Below are some of our picks, when choosing what to do on your WA getaway… Busselton Jetty Considered one of the longest wooden jettys in the world it stretches nearly 2 kms out into the shallow waters of Geographe Bay from the town of Busselton. The long jetty was required to transport the cut timber

This property provided many sources of inspiration from the location right opposite the beach on the sunny Gold Coast, to the fun filled activities available to the guests in the number of new waterpark facilities in the center of the grounds. Bright colours and fun accent pieces have been used to enhance the experience of

Nestled into the outskirts of a quaint little village named Wanaka is the fabulous Grand Mercure Oakridge Resort. The soft refurbishment of the Club rooms was inspired by the rustic natural beauty that surrounded this slightly remote location on the stunning South Island of New Zealand. When embarking upon this refurbishment, staying true to the