Example Booking: 51,750 eXpectations points, September 2017, 2-bed sleeps 6
less than £22pppn*
eXpectations Holidays members could have booked 7-nights, during 16th – 23rd September 2017 in a 2-bedroom apartment (sleeping 6 guests) at Stouts Hill in England’s Cotswolds. This booking was available on RCI.com when we looked on 25/8/2017 for just 51,750 points, that’s equivalent to just £612 or just £22pppn (based on 4 sharing).
Situated within 27-acres of rolling parkland, the RCI Gold Crown Stouts Hill is a quintessentially English estate comprised of stunning period apartments within a castellated Gothic mansion. Located around 26 miles north from Bath, a UNESCO World Heritage City, this is a true jewel in the Cotswolds crown. The climate of Gloucestershire in mid-September is typically British with warm afternoons and sunny spells but with potential rain showers also likely, so be sure to pack a waterproof!
Stouts Hill has earned a commendable reputation with 98% of previous guests giving either “Excellent” or “Very Good” ratings on TripAdvisor (2016). On-site you will find two nine hole golf-courses, tennis courts and a croquet lawn as well as indoor swimming pool and Jacuzzi for all your leisure needs. Further afield there are numerous nature walks through the Cotswolds, the famous Tewkesbury Abbey as well as the historic Roman Baths and classic Georgian architecture, made famous by Jane Austen, in the nearby city of Bath.
We could not find any availability at Stouts Hill in the Cotswolds to compare prices, so instead let’s look at the overall cost of this booking for eXpectations members.
Members of eXpectations Plus could have booked this 2-bedroom apartment (sleeping up to 6) during 16th – 23rd September for just 51,750 points. To put this points value into perspective the total price for the booking featured came to just £612 (based on 4 people sharing when we looked on: 25/8/2017). To calculate this we have included: the associated maintenance fees for 51,750 points, 1x annual membership, 1x online RCI exchange fee and a utility surcharge.
|Associated maintenance fees for 51,750 points @ £5.75 per thousand||£298|
|1 x eXpectations Annual Membership||£162|
|1 x RCI online exchange Fee||£116|
|Mandatory miscellaneous fees (e.g. tourist tax)||£36|
Based on 4 people sharing the price is less than £22pppn for 7-nights within a 2-bedroom apartment at Stouts Hill during the dates featured in the example above.