How much does it cost to combine weeks with RCI?

If your timeshare is in RCI and you want an exchange vacation through them, then you have an additional fee of $99 for the membership + $230 for the exchange fee. (That’s the fee you’d pay for a Weeks exchange, whether you own a week or RCI points.)

What is the cost of RCI Platinum membership?

RCI Points Fees United States effective December 4, 2021

Annual RCI Points® Subscription Fees USD
1 YR $124
Annual RCI Points® Platinum Fees Total Cost (USD)
RCI Points Platinum® 1 Yr $89
RCI Points Platinum® 2 Yrs $155

Can you join RCI without owning a timeshare?

Don’t own a Timeshare? RCI’s core business is exchange vacations – helping timeshare owners to exchange their vacation ownership for time at other affiliated resorts. So, to enjoy exchange benefits through RCI®, you must own a timeshare to exchange.

What does gold crown mean with RCI?

The RCI Gold Crown Resort award designates resorts that have met or exceeded specific standards in the areas of unit housekeeping, unit maintenance, hospitality and check-in/check-out procedures, and an evaluation of resort facilities, amenities and services.

What is the difference between RCI and RCI Platinum?

Platinum Points Extension Get more time to enjoy your Points. As an RCI Platinum member and RCI® Points member, you are eligible to extend your unused Points for two Use Years, as compared to standard RCI members who can extend their Points for only one Use Year when they pay the same applicable fee.

What is RCI premium?

RCI Platinum membership is the highest level of membership offered by RCI, and provides members with a range of valuable additional benefits on top of all the great benefits you receive as an RCI Member.

Is a timeshare tax deductible?

Yes, you can get a deduction from the property taxes you pay on your timeshare. Just be sure you follow the rules to make it stick: The taxes assessed must be separate from any maintenance fees (the two are sometimes lumped together in timeshare bills).

Is Wyndham part of RCI?

RCI is part of Wyndham Destinations (NYSE:WYND). For additional information, visit our media center or

Is Disney leaving RCI?

Disney Vacation Club is leaving RCI and joining Interval International (know as “II”) as their new exchange provider beginning January 1, 2022. External exchanges through RCI® will end December 31, 2021.

What is better than RCI?

The general consensus is that II has higher quality resorts (Marriott and Starwood) than RCI. Owners like that II’s membership and exchange fees are cheaper than RCI’s. Several owners find II’s procedures for extending deposits don’t work for them and they have trouble using their deposits with them.

Is RCI timeshare worth it?

YES RCI is worth belonging to as long as you do it right and take advantage of the deals. If you only travel once a year or bought a $30,000 timeshare to join you probably won’t see the benefit. But as beanb41 says, if you are flexible there is no better way to travel. I will never stay in a hotel if I can help it.

How to buy RCI points timeshare?

Hold ownership at an RCI Points-affiliated resort

  • Have the resort assign or convert their ownership into RCI Points
  • Sign up for an RCI Points membership with RCI
  • What should I take on my timeshare vacation?

    Arrange to have lawn mowed&watered

  • Arrange to have someone check the house periodically while you are gone (be sure they know how to contact you)
  • Arrange to have trash taken out
  • Arrange for pet care
  • Call police
  • Call resort&confirm exchange.
  • Disconnect garage door openers
  • Leave emergency contact information with a neighbor,friend,or relative
  • Does RCI match other travel agent prices?

    Does RCI match other travel agent prices? No, RCI won’t price match with travel agents. You can however still get any price drops until final payment. You just call and have your T/A call and get the reduction for you. Once booked with a T/A, RCI will not deal with YOU directly, even if you try to call them for a price drop..