co-owners website archives
News from Camelback InnMar 30, 2017


In this issue:


 K-1 Forms are in the Mail

The General Partner has informed us that Gemisys Corporation mailed the K-1 tax forms to limited partners on March 30, 2017 from their headquarters in Colorado.

 Board Evaluating Input from Co-Owners

At the Board of Directors meeting held March 15, 2017, the Board focused on questions and concerns received from Co-Owners who have sent correspondence and responded through the web site about proposed changes to the General Partner and Reciprocal Exchange Programs.

Board President Randy Pugh has communicated your ideas and concerns to Host Hotels in his ongoing discussions with the General Partner.

If you haven‚t yet given the Board your input, you can reply to this email with your comments. Please let us know what questions or opinions you have on these important topics.

Minutes of the March 15 Board Meeting will be available when approved by the Board. Minutes for meetings held on January 18, February 16 and March 2, 2017 can be viewed on the Meetings and Events page of the web site.

 General Partner Mailing Available on the Web

A detailed mailing was sent by Host Hotels to all Limited Partners in February. Host also asked the President of the Board of Directors to make the information available on the web site. You can now access the electronic version of Host‚s mailing on the What‚s New Page of the web site or from the Partnership Information Page. The mailing includes a multi-page cover letter, financial statements and a detailed series of answers to anticipated questions.

The majority of the information deals with two timely and important topics:

Election of a new General Partner
Proposed changes to the Reciprocal Exchange Program

Both matters will be presented for approval by the Limited Partners in the coming months.

 Sign up for Direct Deposit of your Distribution Check

Host Hotels recently announced that the year-end distribution will be sent by the end of May. Limited Partners have the option of having their funds deposited directly to their bank account. To sign up for direct deposit, contact Gemisys Corporation camelbackinvestment@trustamerica.com for complete instructions.

 Early Spring at Camelback Inn

The end of Prime Season will be an especially busy time at the Inn. This weekend Phoenix will play host to the NCAA Basketball Tournament Final Four. Mid-April will see the festivities surrounding the Easter and Passover holidays and families continue to celebrate Spring Break. If you have a last minute vacation needs, the Camelback Reservations Team will make every effort to accommodate your requests as space permits. Please keep in mind the many options available through the Reciprocal Exchange Program and that the Resort‚s ability to satisfy guest needs in Prime Season benefits all of us as Camelback investors.

 May 31 is the deadline to guarantee Prime Season Reservations

In order to guarantee availability of your unit for 2017-2018 Prime Season, you must confirm your reservations no later than May 31, 2017. After the deadline, reservations for the Prime Season (December 1, 2017 ‚" April 30, 2018) will be subject to availability. You can make reservations on line by choosing the CBI Reservations link from the drop down menu on the Camelback owner's web site.

 Reciprocal Destination: Momi Bay, Fiji

The long awaited opening of the new Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay, located on the western coast of Viti Levu and 45 minutes from Nadi International airport, is set for April, 2017. The resort features 136 contemporary Deluxe rooms and 114 luxurious Bure Villas, including 22 unique over-water Bure Villas with direct lagoon access. All rooms come with a private balcony or terrace and have extensive views of the pool, lagoon or ocean.

The Fiji Marriott web page invites you to ‚-soak up the sun at one of three large swimming pools, relax at the swim-up bar‚rejuvenate with a treatment at Quan Spa or enjoy the resort‚s extensive water sport activities. Discover our three intriguing destination restaurants & bars including Fish Bar, Grill & Bar, a refined dining experience which boasts breath-taking sunsets.‚"

For a complete list of reciprocal properties and for information about calculating vacation days and getting your reimbursement check, visit the Reciprocal Properties page on the web site. For property details and reservations at any reciprocal hotel, go to www.marriott.com.

 Bookmark the Camelback Owner‚s Web Site for Easy Access

When you bookmark the site on your computer, tablet or smartphone, it‚s even easier to access the information and resources of the Camelback Owner‚s web site. We are continually updating news about the Board and its committees, units available for resale, room rates, events at the Resort and other news of interest to Camelback investors.

If you have questions or need technical help with your access to the web site, please contact us at camelbackowners@gmail.com.

Happy spring!

David C. Bartholomew
Chair, Communications Committee
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Marriott Resort Hotel Condominium ‚" Camelback Inn