Desire after TTR

Discussion in 'Desire Riviera Maya' started by westhamcpl, Aug 9, 2017.

  1. westhamcpl

    westhamcpl Addict Registered Member

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    so, heading to TTR for the 4th time in October.
    Always fancied a Desire break for the last 2 days.
    19th-21st Oct
    Desire Pearl £464
    Desire Riviera £384
    How do you guys decide which one to book?
    Cheers in advance
     
  2. Cheers2US

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    We've been to all 3 (Temptation, Desire RM, Desire Pearl) and love them all. Each has wonderful attributes and we were so happy at all three.

    DRM vs DP depends on whom you ask, obviously.

    My take, keeping in mind that both resorts are fantastic:
    DP has better pool
    DP has better jacuzzi
    DP has better rooms/lobby
    DRM has better entertainment but,
    DP entertainment staff more personal (will get to know you)
    DP has less timeshare push
    DRM has better food
    DRM has better activities
    DRM has better disco

    Beach, equal (but fewer vendors/non-guests at DP)
    Staff, equal
    Drinks, equal
    Grounds, equal
    Guests, equal
    Pool chairs, equal

    I think you'll be happy no matter which you pick.

    My review of Desire RM
    Desire RM (Mar 24-Mar 26 2017) trip report


    My review of Desire Pearl
    Desire Pearl Trip Report - July 2017
     
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  3. BnK

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    If it was us we would choose Pearl, as we mostly do to end our trips.
     
  4. LadynTramp

    LadynTramp I can choose my own title Registered Member

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    We've not yet been to Pearl. Sounds as though we ought to look into it!
     
  5. punkinncream

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    Our first trip (after TTR too!!).....10/18/17 - 10/20/17. Heading to Desire RM.
     
  6. TheGingerandTheGiant

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    We just got back from DRM for the first time. If the budget allows, we will continue to go to Desire over TTR. With TTR costing as much as Desire now, we feel the value is a lot better at Desire than TTR.