You must be a current member of The Owner’s Manual in order to place an ad on the web or in the newsletter.

Advertiser membership is $18/year.
What do you get as an advertiser?

  • The right to place advertisements on the website.
  • Access to past newsletter issues upon e-mail request.
  • Blogs, tidbits, restaurant guides, letters to the editor, and much more.

Membership must be up to date prior to ad placement.
Advertisement web costs: Web ad cost is a setup charge of $10.00 per submittal, plus a monthly charge of $9.00 per interval week per resort listing section or villa advertised with a two-month minimum request. Once a web ad expires, a new setup charge will be incurred. You can however notify us before your ad expired to extend your ad to avoid a new set up charge.

Web two month minimum: The minimum for advertisement placements is two months. If you are not specific with ad placements in the form on e-mails. The default month coverage will be two months. It is up to the customer to let us know if they need to extend the coverage.
We do not do one-month advertisement placements.
Once on the web you are required to pay the two-month minimum regardless if the ad as been up for 5 minutes or one week.

Note: If you are canceling a week. You cannot remove one week and replace it with another new week that was not previously in the ad. It will be considered a new ad and will have to be charged as such.

Advertisers requesting “Continued Quarterly Billing” will be responsible for payment in full for all Newsletter and Web posting unless a written notification is received before issue deadlines.
All new ads, changes, and cancellations must be received via e-mail.  Ads or ad changes/cancellations will not be accepted over the phone.

Newsletter costs:  WE ARE NO LONGER PRINTING THE OWNER’S MANUAL NEWSLETTER.
Newsletter ads were $9.00 per line, per issue.  E-mail address takes its own line and is optional.  Ads must be received in writing before each newsletter deadline (listed below). Jan-March and April – June are the final issues that will be printed.

Newsletter Ad Deadlines

Jan-Mar Issue   –    December 1       Apr-Jun Issue     –    March 1

Resort Abbreviations
TRC   The Royal Cancun (former VCI)
RI      Royal Islander
RS     Royal Sands
RH     Royal Haciendas
GR    Grand Residences
RR     Royal Reef, Cayman
PEL   Pelican, St. Maarten
SA     Sea Aquarium, Curacao

Other Abbreviations
LV       Lagoon View
OV      Ocean View
PV       Pool View
GV       Garden View
BV       Beach View
BF       Beachfront
PH       Penthouse
GF       Ground Floor
GL       Ground Level
#F       Floor Number
OBO   Or Best Offer

By using The Owner’s Manual Ad Placement Calendar found below, you will be able to find the dates you wish to find or advertise. By looking to the left of the date you will be able to find the week number that matches the date.

The Owner’s Manual Ad Placement Calendar:

The Royal Sands
The Royal Cancun
The Royal Haciendas
Weekly interval calendar 2015-2020

 

Ad Placement Form

Continued Quarterly Billing: your ad(s) will continue to run in the newsletter and/or web, and you will be billed each quarter until you notify us in writing (mail, email, or fax) to cancel the ad before the deadline listed below.