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Choosing Hotels in Myrtle Beach08/12/2008
Myrtle Beach is a popular vacation spot for the young and old alike. More than 14 million visitors each year can call Myrtle Beach their vacation choice. When choosing hotels in Myrtle Beach, you may have to perform a little research to find the best place to unwind for a few days or a few weeks. Many hotels offer endless amenities, and some great deals can be found as well. Check out the Myrtle Beach websites that tell you the most about Myrtle Beach and its hotel offerings. Anything from single rooms to full scale resorts with beautiful suites that overlook the ocean are available; all you have to do is look. Oceanfront lodging will obviously cost a little more than something further inland, but isn’t it worth it to be able to hear the ocean waves crashing on the shore right from your room? And the salt air invigorating your lungs is one of the most pleasant ways to relax as you catch a tan or play Frisbee or volleyball on the beach. Some folks prefer to stay near the boardwalk, where the toys and games and treats will overwhelm your sense before you can bat an eye. There are endless activities in Myrtle Beach, both near and away from the water. Many hotels offer activities to their guests, and others can offer discounts to area attractions and activities. For a family, an ideal residence would be one that offered some activities for the children, or a playroom with games and entertainment. One treat could be a daily ice cream sundae contest where the children would make their own sundaes. This would be very messy, but fun for all. If romance is in the cards, by all means stay at a secluded resort that caters to your every need. Near the ocean, or just a short walk or drive away, fine dining and top notch pampering can be found at these higher end resorts. If the hotel offers a concierge, be sure to take advantage of all the knowledge he or she has about the area and its surroundings. They can recommend restaurants, sights to see, golf courses, souvenirs, nightspots, and anything else you might desire to see or do during your stay in Myrtle Beach. The most important things to remember, though, when choosing a hotel, is the cleanliness of the hotel, and the responsiveness of the staff. This is a trip away from home, whether it is a vacation, business trip or both. Guests should be treated with the utmost respect and their staff should always be as helpful as possible. A courteous and respectful staff will go a long way in rectifying any problems that may arise when staying at a hotel. Hotels in beach areas deal with a ton of sand and ocean water, so it is important for the hotel to keep their establishment as clean as possible. Guests will marvel at a room that is spotless, and remember the hotel as one of the highlights of their trip.