Elite Summer Getaway Frequently Asked Questions

Deadline FAQ for Elite Summer Travel Getaway

Q: When is the deadline for Elite and Business members to RSVP for the Elite Summer Getaway?

A: Elite and Business members must RSVP for the Elite Summer Getaway on or before May 27, 2024. It is crucial to meet this deadline to secure your spot for this exclusive event.

Q: Can I RSVP after the May 27, 2024 deadline?

A: Unfortunately, RSVPs for the Elite Summer Getaway cannot be accepted after the May 27, 2024 deadline. We encourage members to act promptly to ensure their participation in this unique travel experience.

Q: Why is there a deadline for RSVPs?

A: Setting a deadline for RSVPs allows us to make necessary arrangements for the Elite Summer Getaway, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience for all participants. It also helps us manage capacity and logistics efficiently.

Q: Should I book tickets for the Sunset Cruise and Island Adventure before RSVPing?

A: Yes, members are highly encouraged to book tickets for the Sunset Cruise and Island Adventure before completing the RSVP and paying the $25 reservation fee. This helps secure your participation in the additional activities and ensures availability, as tickets are limited.

Q: Can I RSVP without booking tickets for the Sunset Cruise and Island Adventure?

A: While you can complete the RSVP process without booking tickets immediately, we highly encourage members to book tickets for the Sunset Cruise and Island Adventure before finalizing their RSVP to guarantee their spot in these exciting activities.

Q: Can I change my RSVP or ticket bookings after the May 27, 2024 deadline?

A: After the May 27, 2024 deadline, changes to RSVPs or ticket bookings may not be possible. It is important to plan and finalize your participation and activity choices before the specified deadline.

Q: Is the $25 reservation fee refundable if I miss the deadline or need to cancel after RSVPing?

A: The $25 reservation fee is nonrefundable regardless of the circumstances. Please make sure to consider your plans carefully and meet the RSVP deadline to avoid any inconvenience.

Q: Can I RSVP for a guest after the May 27, 2024 deadline?

A: Unfortunately, RSVPs for guests cannot be accepted after the May 27, 2024 deadline. It is important to include all RSVP details, including guest information, before the specified cutoff date to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience for everyone.

Elite Membership FAQ for Elite Summer Travel Getaway

Q: Who is eligible to participate in the Elite Summer Travel Getaway?

A: The Elite Summer Travel Getaway is exclusively available to Elite and Business Members and their guests. If you are not already an Elite or Business Member, you can become one to access this premium event.

Q: How can I become an Elite Member?

A: To become an Elite Member and unlock exclusive access to the Elite Summer Travel Getaway, please click here. Elite Membership requires a monthly investment of $29 and provides an elevated community experience.

Q: What benefits does Elite Membership offer?

A: Elite Membership comes with numerous benefits, including access to premium events like the Elite Summer Travel Getaway. Members also enjoy an elevated community experience, networking opportunities, and other exclusive perks.

Q: I am currently a Basic Member. Can I still attend the Elite Summer Travel Getaway?

A: All members are automatically enrolled as Basic Members, which grants access to quarterly events. However, the Elite Summer Travel Getaway is specifically designed for Elite and Business Members. To understand the differences between Basic and Elite Membership, please click here.

Q: What is the cost of Elite Membership?

A: Elite Membership requires a monthly investment of $29. This investment opens the door to a range of exclusive experiences, including the Elite Summer Travel Getaway.

Q: Can guests of Elite Members participate in the Elite Summer Travel Getaway?

A: Yes, guests of Elite and Business Members are welcome to join the Elite Summer Travel Getaway. Each Elite Member can bring one guest to share in the experience.

Q: Can I attend the Elite Summer Travel Getaway as a Business Member?

A: Absolutely, the Elite Summer Travel Getaway is open to both Elite and Business Members. Business Members, along with their guests, can enjoy the exclusive offerings of this premium travel event.

Q: Where can I learn more about the differences between Basic and Elite Membership?

A: To gain a better understanding of the distinctions between Basic and Elite Memberships, please click here. This resource will provide detailed information on the benefits associated with each membership tier.

Cancellation FAQ for Elite Summer Travel Getaway

Q: Is the $25 registration fee refundable if I need to cancel my attendance?

A: Unfortunately, the $25 registration fee is nonrefundable. We recommend carefully considering your plans before registering for the Elite Summer Travel Getaway.

Q: What happens if the event is canceled due to inclement weather?

A: In the event of cancellation due to inclement weather, members will receive a $25 credit, which can be applied towards a future event. This credit will be automatically issued.

Q: Can I use the $25 credit for any future event?

A: Yes, the $25 credit resulting from the cancellation of the Elite Summer Travel Getaway due to inclement weather can be applied towards any future event hosted by our organization.

Q: How can I inquire about the cancellation policy and refunds for third-party vendors associated with the event?

A: For information regarding the cancellation policy and refunds for third-party vendors (such as the Sunset Cruise or Island Boat Adventure), please visit the individual websites of those vendors. Our organization does not handle refunds or cancellations for third-party expenses.

Q: Are there any exceptions to the nonrefundable nature of the registration fee?

A: The $25 registration fee is nonrefundable under normal circumstances. However, if there are extenuating circumstances, we encourage you to reach out to our customer support for further assistance.

Q: What happens if I need to cancel my attendance for reasons other than inclement weather?

A: If you need to cancel your attendance for reasons other than inclement weather, the nonrefundable nature of the $25 registration fee still applies. 

Q: Can the $25 credit be transferred to another person?

A: The $25 credit resulting from the cancellation of the Elite Summer Travel Getaway due to inclement weather is non-transferable and can only be used by the member to whom it was issued.

Q: Will I be notified in case of event cancellation due to inclement weather?

A: In the event of cancellation due to inclement weather, we will make every effort to notify members promptly through the contact information provided during registration. Additionally, updates will be posted on our website and communicated through our official channels.

Bringing Guests

Q: Can Elite Members bring guests to the Summer Travel Getaway?

A: Yes, each Elite Member is allowed to bring one guest (male or female) to join the Elite Summer Travel Getaway.

Q: Is there an age requirement for guests?

A: Yes, guests must be over the age of 21 to participate in the Elite Summer Travel Getaway.

Q: What is the registration fee for guests, and what does it include?

A: Each guest is required to pay a $25 registration fee. This fee includes a boxed lunch and beverage for the Island Adventure.

Q: How can I register a guest for the Elite Summer Travel Getaway?

A: During the registration process, Elite Members will have the option to indicate if they will be bringing a guest. Simply provide the necessary information for your guest and complete the registration process.

Q: Can I bring more than one guest?

A: Unfortunately, each Elite Member is limited to bringing only one guest to the Summer Travel Getaway.

Q: Can I pay the registration fee for my guest in advance?

A: Yes, the registration fee for your guest can be paid in advance during the registration process for the Elite Summer Travel Getaway.

Q: What happens if my guest is unable to attend after registration?

A: If your guest is unable to attend, please contact our customer support as soon as possible. Refunds or adjustments may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Q: Are there any restrictions on who can be invited as a guest?

A: Guests must adhere to the same eligibility criteria as Elite Members. They should be over the age of 21 and comply with any additional terms and conditions set by the event organizers.

Q: Can I register my guest on the day of the event?

A: While we encourage early registration, guests can be registered on the day of the event, subject to availability. However, it is recommended to register in advance to secure a spot for your guest and streamline the check-in process.

Q: Can I switch or change my registered guest?

A: Yes, changes to registered guests can be accommodated up to 3 days prior to the event. Please check the event details or contact support@thebondmaker.com for information on the deadline and the process for making changes.

Costs and Fees

Q: What does the $25 registration fee cover?

A: The $25 registration fee covers a boxed lunch and beverages provided during the 4-Hour Island Adventure. This fee is nonrefundable.

Q: Are there additional expenses beyond the registration fee?

A: Yes, in addition to the registration fee, there are third-party expenses for food, beverages, and activities. Members are responsible for these additional costs.

Q: How much does the Sunset Cruise cost?

A: The Sunset Cruise is priced at $75 per person. You can book tickets here.

Q: What is the cost of the Island Boat Adventure?

A: The Island Boat Adventure is priced at $69 per person. Please note that taxes and gratuities are not included in this cost. You can book tickets here.

Q: Are members responsible for purchasing their own tickets to events?

A: Yes, members are responsible for purchasing their own tickets to events, including the Sunset Cruise and Island Boat Adventure. It is recommended to purchase tickets early, as supplies are limited.

Q: Is the $25 registration fee refundable if I am unable to attend?

A: No, the $25 registration fee is nonrefundable. However, if you encounter any issues or have concerns, please contact our customer support for further assistance at support@thebondmaker.com.

Q: Can I purchase tickets for the Sunset Cruise and Island Boat Adventure on the day of the event?

A: While it may be possible to purchase tickets on the day of the event, it is highly recommended to purchase tickets in advance to secure your spot and avoid disappointment, as supplies may be limited.

Q: Are taxes and gratuities included in the cost of the Island Boat Adventure?

A: No, taxes and gratuities are not included in the $69 cost of the Island Boat Adventure. Please be prepared to cover these additional expenses separately.

Accommodations and Transportation FAQ for Elite Summer Travel Getaway

Q: Are accommodations provided for the Elite Summer Travel Getaway?

A: Accommodations are not provided as part of the Elite Summer Travel Getaway package. Elite members are responsible for finding and booking their own accommodations. We recommend securing accommodations in the St. Petersburg area for convenience. Additionally, a private shuttle service for group members is available for transportation to and from the event and planned activities at an additional cost.

Q: Is transportation provided to St. Petersburg or for planned activities?

A: No, transportation to St. Petersburg or for any of the planned activities is not provided as part of the standard package. However, a private shuttle service is available for Elite members at an extra cost. The cost for one person (member only) is $100, and for two people (member plus one guest), the cost is $150 for the total journey.

Q: Can you recommend accommodations in the St. Petersburg area?

A: While we don’t provide specific recommendations, we encourage members to explore various accommodation options in the St. Petersburg area based on their preferences and needs. Additionally, consider utilizing the available private shuttle service for added convenience in transportation during your stay.

Q: How early should I arrive for the event?

A: We recommend arriving at least 30 minutes early before the start of the event to ensure a smooth check-in process and to avoid any potential delays. If you’ve opted for the private shuttle service, our team will coordinate and ensure timely transportation for a seamless experience.

Q: What happens if I arrive late to the event?

A: Boats will depart promptly, and if you arrive late, you may miss the cruise or other scheduled activities. To make the most of the Elite Summer Travel Getaway, we advise all participants to arrive on time. Utilizing the private shuttle service can also enhance your punctuality and overall event experience.

Q: Can I catch up with the group if I arrive late?

A: Unfortunately, if you arrive late and the boat has already left the dock, it may not be possible to catch up with the group. We strongly recommend punctuality to avoid any inconvenience. Consider the private shuttle service for reliable and timely transportation to and from the scheduled activities.