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A 2020 vision for a new decade!
Dear LPA Member,
It's 2020 so, of course, the first Newsletter of the year had to be vision themed!


With the arrival of a new decade, we surely have our focus aimed at creating new and improved ways for YOU - to better comprehend and utilize your LPA holiday product. It's essential for us, that you fully understand how your holiday product works.

In this edition, we will go back to basics and look at all of the different puzzles that form part of the LPA picture. We will conclude this newsletter with a short survey, in which we would love to hear from you!

LPA recently launched an exclusive new offer, in this section of the LPA Newsletter we will tell you everything you need to know about transacting with your LPA Home Resort week, once you’ve paid 25% of your current year’s Portfolio Fee.

LPA recently launched an exciting new offer allowing members to transact with their LPA Home Resort week, once you’ve paid 25%of your current year’s Portfolio Fee. We will tell you everything you need to know in this section of the Newsletter.

We will also take a glimpse at LPA Options in this Newsletter, how it works, why it is such an incredible platform and why you should start using it to book even more unforgettable holidays at the various Resorts available on this exclusive platform.

You will also have the opportunity to read a few exceptional Resort related blogs about a few bucket list spots in these areas. Don't skip these enjoyable reads.

Vision is a picture of the future that produces passion.

The LPA Team
RESORT NEWS
Oak Avenue: it’s a Cullinan affair!
 
Are you planning on visiting Little Eden soon? To enrich your holiday experience – they have selected a few unique places and some old-time favourites to visit on Cullinan’s Victorian-inspired main road called Oak Avenue.
Click Here to Continue Reading
 
Places to visit on the South Coast
 
The South Coast is an excellent holiday destination for families, friends and couples. Kwa-Zulu Natal's mild climate makes for the perfect getaway throughout the year. KZN also offers activities to keep even the fussiest people entertained for hours on end. Here are a few places you should visit during your next South Coast vacation.
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GUEST REVIEWS FROM A FEW OF YOUR FAVOURITE HOME-AWAY-FROM-HOME RESORTS
 
Crystal Springs Mountain Lodge
 
“It was an extraordinary experience. The environment is scenic. They had good rains and the green was really green. We are from the Highveld and the mountainous area is fabulous. It was a peaceful and restful break away for us. Would recommend it strongly.”
 
kondeboom
(TripAdvisor)
 
 
Manzi Monate
 
“In Gauteng and still in the city but definitely worth it. Breakaway from the hectic lifestyle, city and office deadlines, I mean all the noise. Body needs to recharge far or not so far from home, that's the place to go, away from it all, recuperate, recollect yourself, renew spark for couples, enjoy as friends, you name it. Manzi Monatéis a different place to help change perspective. More like a refresh and recharge remedy.”
 
Sightsee823388
(TripAdvisor)
 
 
Ngwenya Lodge
 
“Tranquil and beautiful to be so close to nature. We had excellent sightings of bird and wildlife, on our doorstep. No need to drive miles to spot animals, they come to you. Easy to miss at times, so keep your eyes open and have the binoculars handy.”
 
annedownham2020
(TripAdvisor)
IN THE KNOW WITH LPA
Are YOU clued up on YOUR holiday product?
 
Knowledge is power – and for you to fully utilise your Portfolio and to make it work for you – it is imperative to have an in-depth understanding of all the different segments that form part of LPA’s holiday product.

In this blog, we illustrate LPA as a whole - how each of the LPA puzzle pieces fit into the larger LPA picture, how each of the affiliate organizations functions and how you can make use of them, as well as how to fully utilize your Portfolio. We also briefly discuss and answer the frequently asked questions we have received from our Members.
 
 
We would love to hear from you. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to share with us the topics you would like to read more of, by clicking on the survey link in the blog.
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A little birdie told us...
...that you have been informed about LPA’s exciting new offer!

With this new offer, LPA wants you to be able to secure your holiday further in advance to give you more options when it comes to Depositing and Booking a holiday.

As of the 18th of February 2020, LPA will let you Deposit your week to LPA Options after paying only 25% of your Portfolio Fee, instead of waiting until you have paid the full amount before occupation.

So how does this new offer work?

Originally you were only able to start transacting with your LPA Home Resort week (meaning to Deposit your week to be allocated Tokens to the value of your week, and Exchange it for an alternative week), three months prior to occupation. See the illustration below for a breakdown:



With this new offer, you can transact with your LPA Home Resort week twelve months before occupation. See the illustration below for a breakdown:



There is only one simple step to follow to claim this incredible offer:

1. Pay 25% of your current year’s Portfolio Fee

Once you have paid 25% of your current year’s Portfolio Fee, you can start transacting with your LPA Home Resort week. If you are not going to occupy your week, you can deposit it and receive Tokens to the value of your holiday. You can use these Tokens to book an alternative holiday at another Resort for a later date.

1. Would you like to know how to Deposit and Exchange your LPA Home Resort week, through LPA Options? Then follow these simple steps:
Follow this link.
2. Click on LPA Options How-To-Guide.
3. Follow the easy steps indicated in the document.

So what are waiting for?

Give this exciting offer a try, and remember that T’s and C’s apply.
Read the Original Mailer, Here
What are your options if your LPA Home Resort holiday is nearing - but you can't occupy this year?

Well, with LPA Options' one-stop online platform you can:
 
1. Deposit your week into LPA Options.
2. See all your available options on one screen.
3. Choose the option that suits you best.
4. Confirm your booking by paying the Exchange Fee.
 
 
The benefits of using LPA Options:

1. With LPA Options you will be able to access all LPA availability in one place and from one screen location on the LPA online website.
2. With LPA Options the option is yours, you can either Deposit your week and receive Tokens to the value of that week, Exchange and Book for an alternative holiday at another Resort, at a later date; Or place your week up for Rental.
3. By depositing your LPA Home Resort Week to LPA Options you can also utilize LPA's exciting new ‘25% of Portfolio Fee’ offer; this exclusive offer is not available through any of LPA's affiliated exchange companies.
So why not give LPA Options a go?
MEMBER'S LOUNGE
CLOSURE NOTICES
 
Please note that our office will be closed on:

- Friday, 10 April 2020 and Monday, 13 April 2020, we will return for business as usual on Tuesday, 14 April 2020.
- Monday, 27 April 2020, we will return for business as usual on Tuesday, 28 April 2020.
- Friday, 1 May 2020, we will return for business as usual on Monday, 4 May 2020.
- Monday, 15 June 2020 and Tuesday, 16 June 2020, we will return for business as usual on Wednesday, 17 June 2020.
- Monday, 10 August 2020, we will return for business as usual on Tuesday, 11 August 2020.
- Thursday, 24 September 2020 and Friday, 25 September 2020, we will return for business as usual on Monday, 28 September 2020.
 
DECEMBER HOLIDAY OFFICE CLOSURE DATES
 
-The Walk-ins Department will be closed from Wednesday, 16 December 2020 to Sunday, 03 January 2021.
- The Call Centre Department will also be closed from Wednesday, 16 December 2020 to Sunday, 03 January 2021.
- Finally, please note that our offices will officially be closed from Saturday, 19 December 2020. We will return for business as usual on Monday, 04 January 2021.
 
 
MEMBER VERIFICATION
 
Please note, for your protection, strict security protocols are followed when dealing with queries in regards to your portfolio. For member verification purposes, please ensure you have your ID number, postal address, e-mail address and cell number on hand when calling in. Should you wish to provide access to your portfolio to a third party, or allow a third party to transact on your behalf, they will require a full Power of Attorney in order to do so.

Click here to download the Power of Attorney Appointment Letter.

For more information please contact the Call Centre.
 
DON’T FORGET
 
Portfolio Fees must be paid at least three months prior to the occupation date. Pack your printed confirmation letter before you leave home.
 
2020 EXCHANGE FEE
 
When making an exchange reservation online through the LPA dashboard or when making an exchange reservation through the LPA Call Centre, the 2020 Exchange Fee is R 994.00. Please note that it is subject to change annually.
 
Warm Regards
The LPA Team
CONTACT LPA
012 996 5106 | enquiries@leisureportfolio.co.za
www.leisureportfolio.co.za
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