Multiple Home Resort Memberships
Resorts of Distinction members may belong to as many Resorts of Distinction owner’s resorts as they choose: however, they are entitled to only one (1) Resorts of Distinction membership number and only one set of benefits. If a member belongs to more than one Resorts of Distinction owner’s resort, the Home Resort is where the first resort membership was purchased.
Resorts of Distinction PLUS RULES AND STANDARDS
PROVISION OF RECIPROCAL BENEFITS TO RESORTS OF DISTINCTION PLUS PROGRAM MEMBERS
Owner acknowledges and agrees that it will, and that it is essential to the Resorts of Distinction Program, that Owner fully honor Owner’s obligation to “Host” members (provide Resorts of Distinction Plus Program members (“ROD Plus Members”) from other Resorts of Distinction Plus Program owners with camping and other recreational facilities) according to the following terms to the extent they modify the Rules and Standards attached to the
Hosting ROD Plus
Owner shall not charge ROD Plus Members any amounts to use Owner’s Resort or its facilities, except whatever Nightly Fees ROD may from time to time permit, which fees are currently (“Nightly Fee” or ”Free Camping option”), and unit rental charges at a 50% discount on the rates it charges its own members for reserved stays of seven days or more, and incidental extra charges at the same rates it charges its own members. Owner shall not charge ROD Plus Members any amounts to use Owner’s Resort during the day only, without staying overnight (“Day Use”).
Length of Stay
During Owner’s Resort’s peak season, Owner shall be required to Host any ROD Plus Member at least two separate visits per year, up to fourteen consecutive nights per visit, on a space available basis. Owner is encouraged, but not required, to permit additional visits. During Owner’s Resort’s off-peak season, Owner is required to Host any ROD Plus Member for unlimited visits up to fourteen consecutive nights (or twenty-one consecutive nights, as determined by Owner) per visit, on a space available basis. Owner may refuse to Host the same ROD Plus Member for a seven day period immediately following any of that member’s previous visits. (Notwithstanding the foregoing, there is no maximum number of days an ROD Plus Member may use Owner’s Resort on a Day Use basis, nor a seven day waiting period between Day Use visits.)
125 Mile Rule
Owner is required to Host any ROD Plus Member whose “Home Resort” or residence is located within a 125 mile radius of Owner’s Resort (as determined by Resorts of Distinction) for three separate visits per year of up to seven consecutive nights per visit, on a space available basis. An ROD Plus Member’s Home Resort is where that member purchased their resort membership (or if that member’s resort membership is with a resort chain, then that member’s Home Resort is the closest resort in the chain to member’s home).
Offer of ROD Plus
As long as Owner is an ROD Plus owner of Resorts of Distinction, Owner shall give all of Owner’s members the opportunity to become ROD Plus Members. Resorts of Distinction cannot be sold for any price as a stand- alone it may be added to Owners enhanced products only.
Owner shall make available to ROD Plus Members a designated individual located in a designated office at Owner’s Resort for a minimum of five days per week, four hours per day, who is responsible for providing courteous, professional and prompt service to ROD Plus Members.
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